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Key Figures in the Ferguson, Missouri, Shooting

ABC News - 18 Aug 2014
A look at the key figures in the case of 18-year-old Michael Brown, who was unarmed when he was fatally shot by a Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Aug. 9 — a death that has stoked days of violent unrest north of St. Louis. ———. MICHAEL BROWN.
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Man charged in deaths of 2 people in Ferguson arrested

Kansas City Star - 02 Nov 2018
A man charged in the deaths of his former girlfriend and another person in Ferguson, Missouri, has been arrested in Georgia. The suspect, 26-year-old Darrick Antione Barber, was charged Aug. 4 with two counts of first-degree murder, but had been on the ...
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Sessions' final act could have huge impact

Salon - 19 Nov 2018
Jeff Sessions hides emotion poorly — his face is reflexively expressive — and last Wednesday night, it betrayed a mixed set of sentiments as he stepped out of the Robert F. Kennedy Department of Justice Building in downtown Washington. He had the ...
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Georgia Anne Muldrow is the Woman Who Brought Us 'Woke'

Pitchfork - 19 Nov 2018
When the Black Lives Matter movement came to prominence in the aftermath of George Zimmerman's acquittal and the police killing of teenager Mike Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, “stay woke” became a rallying cry for an African American community that ...
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Ferguson activist says son was killed. Police say suicide

WDIV ClickOnDetroit - 02 Nov 2018
(CNN) - An activist in Ferguson, Missouri, whose son was found dead near her home said she believes he was killed -- even as police investigate the man's death as a suicide. Danye Jones was found on Oct. 17 in a wooded area in St. Louis County, police ...
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Foster youth find housing, work training

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (blog) - 19 Nov 2018
The Fostering Youth Transitions report is one of the first national studies of the child welfare system wherein all 50 states can compare data, which Ferguson said can serve as a metric for how well the Arkansas foster care system is working in ...
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4-star Safety Jalani Williams commits to Mizzou Football

Rock M Nation (blog) - 17 Nov 2018
Jalani Williams, a top-300 prospect and 4-star recruit out of Parkway North High School in St. Louis, Mo., committed to Barry Odom and the Mizzou Tigers on Friday night. He made his announcement on KSDK Channel Five, the local NBC affiliate in St ...
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Local author's 'After Elise' is riveting, affecting

St. Louis Jewish Light - 19 Nov 2018
Bogard wrote a version of “After Elise” (The Ardent Writer Press, $17.95, paper) 13 years ago as the thesis for her master's degree in fine arts from the University of Missouri-St. Louis. The book's central character, Teri, a housewife and mother of ...
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Roethlisberger leads Steelers to comeback win over Jags

Sacramento Bee - 18 Nov 2018
Ben Roethlisberger threw two interceptions on his first 12 passes. The Pittsburgh Steelers failed to score in the first half for the first time in more than two years, and they still trailed by 10 approaching the 2-minute warning. So when Big Ben ...

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