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(Courtesy of the Left Bank Books Facebook page)

Bookstore Co-Owner Defends Decision to Display ‘Black Lives Matter’ Signs

The co-owner of Left Bank Books has publicly responded to an anonymous letter the independent bookstore received in response to its window display commemorating the first anniversary of the death of Michael Brown.

08/12/2015

A large group of police officers advance toward demonstrators protesting the killing of teenager Michael Brown on August 17, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Police shot smoke and tear gas into the crowd of several hundred as they advanced near the police command center which has been set up in a shopping mall parking lot. Brown was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer on August 9. Despite the Brown family's continued call for peaceful demonstrations, violent protests have erupted nearly every night in Ferguson since his death. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Federal Report Faults Police Actions During Ferguson Unrest

A Justice Department report summary has found across-the-board flaws in police’s response last summer to the protests in Ferguson, including antagonizing crowds and violating free-speech rights.

06/30/2015

(Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Scottrade Center Reviewing Policies After Woman’s Death

The private firm Accu Care provides medical services at Scottrade. The company says it reacted as quickly as possible.

05/28/2015

(Courtesy of St.Louis Police Department)

St. Louis Police Open ‘Real Time Crime Center’

The St. Louis Police open up the doors to their new state-of-the-art “Real Time Crime Center.”

04/17/2015

Examples of the Shelter in Place pamphlets going out to those living near West Lake Landfill. (Brett Blume/KMOX)

Landfill Neighbors Urged to Build ‘Shelter in Place’ Kits

Critical items include plastic sheeting, weather radio, food and water.

02/25/2015

US President Barack Obama(L) and Attorney General Eric Holder speak on the situation in Ferguson, Missouri. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Strong DOJ Response To Ferguson Seeks Truth, Calm

The U.S. Department of Justice has mounted an unusually swift and aggressive response to the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Observers say the goal is to ensure that the truth about the killing is revealed, to ease racial tensions, and to reassure people that the investigation will be fair.

08/18/2014

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St. Louis SWAT Teams Step Up “Active Shooter Response” Training

Every second counts when a gunman is still on-scene.

07/30/2012

Critical response efforts in the wake of May's devastating tornado in Joplin were funded in part by UASI funds from the Department of Homeland Security, funds that are being cut this year.

Homeland Security Cuts Will Hurt Local Emergency Response

St. Louis looking at possible 40% reduction for 2012.

01/05/2012

6/6/11-St. Louis city health director Pam Walker (center in red blazer) held a special, all-staff meeting Monday morning to discuss their response to the heat advisory that's in effect through Wednesday evening. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

City Health Officials Plan Heat Advisory Response

Health director stresses checking on elderly family members, neighbors in person to make sure they’re using AC.

06/06/2011

St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay

Slay on Prop E Win: “Important Step,” But Change Is Needed

“We must begin making the changes the economy and the census have been telling us we have to make”.

04/06/2011

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