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Voluteers help the owners of Sam's Meat Market clean up after their business was looted during another night of rioting following protests over the shooting death of Michael Brown on August 16, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Looters ransacked several businesses for several hours as police held a position nearby with military grade weapons and armored personnel carriers (APC). Violent outbreaks have taken place almost nightly in Ferguson since the shooting death of Brown by a Ferguson police officer on August 9. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Mo. Unveils Aid Effort To Ferguson Businesses

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says the state is committing $1 million in support to businesses affected by a St. Louis suburb’s racial unrest that followed the shooting death of an unarmed black 18-year-old by a white police officer.

08/28/2014

Business owner Mustafa Alshalabi cleans damage to his store, Sam's Meat Market, after it was looted during another night of rioting following protests over the shooting death of Michael Brown on August 16, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Alshalabi is carrying a firearm on his side in order to protect his property. Looters ransacked several businesses for several hours as police held a position nearby with military grade weapons and armored personnel carriers (APC). Violent outbreaks have taken place almost nightly in Ferguson since the shooting death of Brown by a Ferguson police officer on August 9. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ferguson Area Business Owners Ask for Help From St. Louis County

Ferguson business owners are asking the county to help after the crisis in Ferguson caused them to close their doors.

08/27/2014

Police speak to a protester as they try to control the crowd on Aug. 19, 2014 in Ferguson, Mo. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

St. Louis County Council Approves $1M in Emergency Funds for Ferguson Residents

The St. Louis County Council has approved up to $1 million in emergency funds for people living in Ferguson who were unable to work or even leave their homes during the crisis.

08/27/2014

Police watch as demonstrators protest the killing of teenager Michael Brown on Aug. 19, 2014 in Ferguson, Mo. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Dooley: Ferguson Policing Will Cost County Up to $100,000 Per Day

St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley estimates it will cost from $90,000 to $100,000 a day in police overtime for St. Louis County officers and their efforts in Ferguson.

08/27/2014

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Ferguson Streets Stay Calm After Violent Nights

Tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest that erupted when a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old.

08/23/2014

Police stand guard along  West Florissant Avenue on August 21, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ferguson Youth: Where Do We Go From Here?

Some North County adults suggest working with teens to get them involved in improving relations with police.

08/22/2014

Police guard a Quick Trip gas station that was burned when protests over the killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown turned to riots and looting on August 11, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

County Gives First-Round Approval to $1M in Emergency Funds to Ferguson

St. Louis County gave first round approval to a bill allocating up to $1 million from the county’s emergency fund for people living in Ferguson.

08/20/2014

St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch says his office can handle the Ferguson shooting case fairly.

Prosecutor Says Governor Has Power to Remove Him from Michael Brown Case

Amid calls from protestors and politicians for him to recuse himself, St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch says he would comply, if Governor asks him to step aside

08/19/2014

Police guard a Quick Trip gas station that was burned when protests over the killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown turned to riots and looting on August 11, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

St. Louis County Government Websites Currently Down

The St. Louis county government websites are currently down, but the cause is unknown.

08/14/2014

Looters at a QuikTrip in Ferguson (Credit: Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

Rev. BT Rice Asks People of Ferguson to Remain as ‘Peaceful As They Can’

Leaders of the black community of Ferguson are appealing for calm in the wake of Sunday night’s rioting. The Rev. BT Rice with the NAACP of St. Louis County was among those who rushed to the scene in Ferguson.

08/11/2014

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