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National Guard summoned to Ferguson

Police | Troops needed as confrontations escalate between police and protesters over the shooting of Michael Brown
by Lynde Langdon
Posted 8/18/14, 04:08 pm

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A change of tone in Ferguson

Police
by Lynde Langdon
Posted 8/15/14, 11:55 am

Amid calls for more government accountability, Ferguson, Mo., police have named the officer who shot and killed Michael Brown on Saturday. Outside a convenience store destroyed earlier by looters, Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson announced this morning that the officer, Darren Wilson, is a six-year veteran of the force. He has never been the subject of disciplinary action.

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Churches unite, call for peace in St. Louis

Police | After the weekend shooting of an unarmed teen, each night has brought violence and rage
by Angela Lu Fulton
Posted 8/14/14, 06:10 pm

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