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Sep 10, 2014 12:37PM ET
The Ferguson City Council held its first meeting since the shooting death of Michael Brown on Tuesday night, drawing hundreds of attendees who lined up to question the council members.
Sep 9, 2014 10:27AM ET
Ferguson will also cap the amount of revenue the city makes from tickets and fines, the city announced Monday ahead of its first council meeting after the Michael Brown shooting.
Sep 4, 2014 7:03AM ET
In a move expected to be announced later today, the Justice Department will reportedly commence a broad investigation in the practices of the Ferguson Police Department along with a few neighboring departments.
Sep 1, 2014 1:26PM ET
Thanks to donations from two security firms, the Ferguson Police Department is now using body cameras with the hope that they never have to defend their actions again.
Aug 29, 2014 2:08PM ET
A U.N. committee urged the U.S. Friday to stop police brutality, in light of the shooting of Michael Brown that set off the riots in Ferguson, Mo.
Aug 28, 2014 6:17PM ET
Six plaintiffs are suing the Ferguson and St. Louis County police forces, alleging that the officers' arrests and use of tear gas and rubber bullets violated their civil rights.
Aug 28, 2014 3:33PM ET
"We don't want to see our streets look like a war zone," Clinton said. "Not in America. We are better than that."
Aug 27, 2014 9:08AM ET
Jon Stewart came back from a two-week vacation to weigh in on the right-wing network's clueless commentary.
Aug 26, 2014 4:18PM ET
We met more than a dozen protestors on the frontlines of Ferguson, Missouri, and allowed them to speak for themselves.
Aug 26, 2014 7:02AM ET
What's thought to be an audio recording of the shooting death of Michael Brown reportedly reveals that there were two distinct volleys of gunfire from Officer Darren Wilson's weapon.
Aug 25, 2014 5:17PM ET
"Let’s get the obvious out of the way first: That choice of words was a regrettable mistake," Times Public Editor Margaret Sullivan wrote.
Aug 25, 2014 10:21AM ET
Michael Brown's funeral begins at 11:00 a.m., EST and the service will be streamed online.
Aug 25, 2014 9:24AM ET
The Wire spoke with three companies designing and making these cameras — Taser, Vievu, and Vidcie — to understand the inner workings of their possibly game-changing accessories.
Aug 23, 2014 7:58AM ET
In a third straight night of calm in Ferguson, protesters and police alike hope violent clashes are behind them.
Aug 22, 2014 7:22PM ET
Shield of Hope is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, which means future donations will now be tax deductible.
Aug 22, 2014 9:07AM ET
The report doesn't say anything about what happened, and it wasn't reviewed by a supervisor until 10 days after Michael Brown died. It was given final approval on August 20.
Aug 21, 2014 12:15PM ET
A reworking of The Sound of Music's "My Favorite Things," the track features Hill twisting the familiar melody with lyrics that cut deep.
Aug 21, 2014 8:14AM ET
A night without major incident passed through Ferguson for the first time in a week.
Aug 20, 2014 7:51PM ET
Police say they released it in the interests of transparency, though the police union also believes it supports the officers' account of the incident.
Aug 20, 2014 5:54PM ET
"I understand that mistrust," Holder said during a meeting with Ferguson residents. "I am the Attorney General of the United States. But I am also a black man."
Aug 20, 2014 4:35PM ET
A Ferguson Police officer who threatened to kill protesters has been taken off duty after a complaint from the Missouri ACLU, the organization announced Wednesday.
Aug 20, 2014 1:20PM ET
A White House petition calling for all police to wear cameras created after the shooting death of Michael Brown has surpassed 100,000 signatures, the amount requiring a response from The White House.
Aug 20, 2014 10:53AM ET
After a false CNN iReport, several people were convinced that Capt. Ron Johnson, the Ferguson native and Missouri Highway Patrolman in charge of the city's protests, was a gang member
Aug 20, 2014 10:24AM ET
Even in the business of sowing chaos, there must be some order.
Aug 20, 2014 9:51AM ET
"I believe there was a turning point made," said Captain Ron Johnson.
Aug 19, 2014 7:40PM ET
Overnight, Missouri State Highway Patrol Captain Ron Johnson addressed the violence and use of force by his police officers.
Aug 19, 2014 5:51PM ET
Rep. Paul Ryan told Time Magazine that he wanted to wait until the "dust settles" in Ferguson before weighing in on the debate over police tactics against protesters.
Aug 19, 2014 3:19PM ET
A Pentagon spokesman on Tuesday defended the surplus military transfer program that has come under fire following the police crackdown in Ferguson, Missouri.
Aug 19, 2014 3:15PM ET
Officers shot a knife-wielding robbery suspect, just a few miles away from the heart of Ferguson.
Aug 19, 2014 3:02PM ET
Egypt may be trolling the United States, but Ferguson has given them ammunition.