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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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Noonletter: Sept. 20, 2018

KCUR - 20 Sep 2018
The killing of Michael Brown by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014 triggered weeks of sometimes-violent protests. It became yet another polarizing incident over force used by law enforcement on young black men. (This week the country is ...
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Rally seeks answers on St. Louis police shootings

Kansas City Star - 20 Sep 2018
Supporters of a St. Louis man killed in a SWAT raid at his home 15 months ago rallied Thursday to demand answers about the internal police investigation of his death. The police department's Force Investigation Unit launched an investigation shortly ...
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A Chorus Remembers Michael Brown in 'Antigone in Ferguson'

New York Times - 14 Sep 2018
But as you watch this theatrical event — conceived and directed by the classicist-cum-activist Bryan Doerries in response to the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., four years ago — you'll become aware that there's more than one chorus in the ...
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The Year That Was... 2014

Pacific Northwest Inlander - 20 Sep 2018
TAYLOR SWIFT has everyone shaking it off with 1989. Celebs and ordinary people alike raise money for ALS with the ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE. Riots erupt over the killing of MICHAEL BROWN in Ferguson, Missouri, and leads to #BLACKLIVESMATTER.
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Michael Brown and the Raw Power of 'Antigone in Ferguson'

Daily Beast - 16 Sep 2018
But his life now is in campaigning service to the memory and legacy of his son, Michael Brown, who was shot and killed by a white policeman in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. Brown Sr. was here to watch a performance of the Theater of War production ...
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Free Speech Prevails

Eugene Weekly - 20 Sep 2018
The meeting was held during the time when anti-police-brutality demonstrations and racial profiling in Ferguson, Missouri, were in the front of people's minds, Barone tells Eugene Weekly. So the Springfield community had an interest in whether racial ...
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The Federal Government Doesn't Track Police Violence—But I Do

The Atlantic - 12 Sep 2018
That changed in August 2014, when an officer in Ferguson, Missouri, killed Michael Brown, an unarmed teenager. Yet the government hasn't caught up to public interest. Former FBI Director James Comey went so far as to say in 2016 that “Americans ...
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Town to start collecting ticket money locally

Brown County Democrat - 20 Sep 2018
He said he knows Brown County isn't Ferguson, Missouri, but that city started to rely so heavily on traffic fines that it “actually caused a lot of issues in the community with the poor,” he said. “No, I don't believe anybody in this room today would ...
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Legal Services taps D'Souza as first Teitelman chair

Missouri Lawyers Media - 20 Sep 2018
When Lisa D'Souza started as a staff attorney at the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in August 2014 — just a week after teenager Michael Brown was fatally shot by a policeman in Ferguson — she felt conflicted: she loved her new job, but felt a pull ...
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Floodwaters inundate lake at NC power plant, raising alarm

KRNV My News 4 - 20 Sep 2018
Brown, a black, unarmed 18-year-old, was shot and killed by a white police officer in 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Crump has also represented the families of Stephon Clark and Terence Crutcher, both also black and unarmed. Clark, 22, was fatally shot ...
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Kavanaugh is dangerous and should be opposed

St. Louis American - 20 Sep 2018
U.S. courts and black folks. Wow and whoa. Friend and foe. A blessing and a curse. What a tangled and complex relationship we have had with a judicial system set up to favor white, property-owning males. African Americans, descendants of enslaved ...
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5 Dividend Stocks With 50-Plus Years of Annual Dividend Hikes

Yahoo Finance - 20 Sep 2018
Many investors have heard of dividend aristocrats, stocks which have increased dividends for at least 25 straight years. However, once these stocks have hiked their payouts for at least 50 years, dividend stocks attain the title of “dividend king ...

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