A vehicle plowed through a group of demonstrators in Minneapolis Tuesday afternoon during a march and rally in the wake of a Missouri grand jury decision not to indict a
Police actions in the immediate aftermath of the shooting of Michael Brown were a long way from normal, according to grand jury transcripts, which reveal that officer Darren Wilson drove himself back to the station by himself, cleaned the blood off himself, and checked his own gun into evidence, all...
Only days before a grand jury released its decision on whether there would be a trial for the August shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, the FBI arrested two men who were allegedly looking to buy supplies to make a pipe bomb. Sources say the men planned to kill St. Show More Summary
An AP review finds numerous statements that were inconsistent, fabricated or provably wrong.
MSNBC host Lawrence O’Donnell blasted St. Louis County assistant district attorney Kathy Alizadeh on Wednesday for taking weeks to tell the grand jury in the Darren Wilson case she made a major mistake regarding police officers’ right to use legal force. “With prosecutors like...
Solange Delays Shoe Release To Show Solidarity For Mike Brown With calls to boycott Black Friday spending in protest of the Ferguson, MO grand jury’s failure to indict officer Darren Wilson gaining momentum across the nation, some celebrities are backing
The grand jury’s verdict in the Michael Brown investigation has sparked explosive emotion on both sides. When the jury decided not to indict Ferguson, Missouri police officer, Darren Wilson, on any charges for shooting and killing an 18-year-old black man on August 9, a flurry of outrage soon erupted in the city’s streets Tuesday night. Show More Summary
Allies of Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson insist that given that the grand jury didn't indict Wilson and believed his version of events over Michael Brown friend Dorian Johnson, the state should consider charging Johnson with perjury. Show More Summary
“Hands Up Don’t Shop Plan a Blackout Black Friday” reads a post from the Ferguson National Response Network. The locally-organized group has kept a running list of planned protests since Monday night’s grand jury announcement that Officer Darren Wilson would not be charged for the shooting death of Michael Brown. Show More Summary
Ten fans staged a peaceful protest of the Ferguson grand jury decision during the first half of the Raptors’ 126-115 over the Hawks.
Michael Brown's mother said it was "impossible" that her husband's calls to "burn this btch down" while on top of a car outside the Ferguson police station incited the mass rioting, violence, and looting after a grand jury decided there was not enough evidence to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown on Monday evening. Show More Summary
An annual Thanksgiving Day parade in the St. Louis area has been postponed because of the continuing violence and riots in Ferguson after a grand jury decided there was not enough evidence to indict officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown. Show More Summary
In the wake of the chaos surrounding the rioting and civil unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, after a grand jury failed to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown, Brown’s family’s previous pleas for peaceful protest and demonstration gave way to obscenities and calls for arson. Show More Summary
On Monday a grand jury chose not to indict Officer Darren Wilson, the white police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, on a street in Ferguson, Missouri, in August. Innumerable people were immediately outraged, erupting in fury. Show More Summary
This is how the Grand Jury arrived at their verdict. Early on in the proceedings, Assistant District Attorney Alizadeh handed out copies of a law that was ruled unconstitutional in 1985. In essence it set the bar for use of excessive force lower than is permissible. Show More Summary
Since the St. Louis County prosecutor's office released a trove of documents and evidence reviewed by the grand jury that decided to not indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, there have been numerous reports pointing out theShow More Summary
Police ordered more than 100 people to disperse after several hours of demonstrations in downtown Los Angeles, the third day of protests against a Missouri grand jury's decision not to indict a Ferguson police officer for the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager.
Most infographics don't add that much. But this one is very helpful in understanding some broad outlines about the Wilson grand jury. NPR has gone through the transcripts and created a straightforward chart showing what each witness said on several key questions. Were Brown's hands up? Was he charging Wilson? Was he running away when fired upon? Read More ?
Latest Trend in #Ferguson Protests: Blocking America's Highways Dozens of UCSD students brought traffic to a halt on northbound Interstate 5 Wednesday morning to protest the decision of a grand jury in Ferguson, Mo., not to indict a white policeman...