The Missouri History Museum is working to preserve the art that sprung up on plywood meant to protect storefronts or cover damage from Ferguson unrest.
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) announced Friday that they are offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the arrest of those responsible for starting the fires that destroyed several local businesses.
Natalie’s Cakes and More was among those damaged in the riots after the Ferguson grand jury’s decision was announced, and owner Natalie Dubose says the main windows were broken and the bakery damaged.
“Gov. Jay Nixon should resign in disgrace.” he says. “Jay Nixon has failed us miserably.”
Billionaire Donald Trump believes there will be riots in Ferguson no matter what the outcome of the grand jury decision is.
Missouri officials are reportedly planning for possible riots if a Ferguson police officer is not indicted in the death of an 18-year-old African-American.
Trash bags in hand, volunteers in and around Ferguson spread out to clean up debris left behind from Sunday night’s riot, which stemmed from death of 18-year-old Michael Brown.
The police department in a St. Louis suburb where a man was shot and killed by a police officer is asking protesters to gather only during daylight.
Police in St. Louis County say an officer shot and critically wounded a suspect early Wednesday near Ferguson, the suburb of the city of St. Louis where a fatal weekend police shooting sparked two nights of violent protests, reports CBS St. Louis affiliate KMOV-TV.
Flash mobs were once innocent social experiments, but now are all too often racial attacks. Unfortunately, the media continues to paint a rosy picture and fails to report the violence and crime they cause.