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2 hrs ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis
Extra firefighters were called out to a fire at an abandoned concrete factory Friday morning because of the heat advisory in effect for the St. Louis area.
6 hrs ago | New York Daily News
Officer Dan Page was outed as a racist extremist after video of his speech at an Oath Keepers meeting went viral Friday.
8 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Greater St. Louis is one of the few metropolitan areas in the country where residents have no independent civilian oversight board to turn to when they believe local police have abused their power - something that community leaders say fueled the anger of protesters who have grown weary of law enforcement policing themselves.
12 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
The streets where Michael Brown's death brought angry protests were calm again Thursday and early Friday morning, with the collective mood more reflective of a street fair than protest.
16 hrs ago | River Front Times
Opinion pages are supposed to be provocative, but Jim Robertson, managing editor at the Columbia Daily Tribune , admits Wednesday's editorial cartoon may have gone a little overboard.
Obama sent special forces to Syria this summer to save Americans held by the Islamic State, but they failed to locate any - including journalist James Foley.
A protester is arrested while walking down the street on West Florissant Avenue in Ferguson, Mo.
If rap is the black community's CNN, as hip-hop pioneer Chuck D famously said, then the artists here have been working overtime to broadcast news from the small suburb of Ferguson, the nation's latest crisis point in the ongoing struggles around race and justice.
Ferguson is a crowded place these days. Social activists, volunteers, legal observers, medics, church groups, bloggers, anarchists, revolutionaries -- all have crashed into the St. Louis suburb since Michael Brown's death on August 9. They've certainly made the situation on West Florissant Avenue more confusing.
Each night on the streets of this city, the nation's latest symbol of racial unrest, there are two waves of protesters.
A man identified as Kajiene Powell, with an object in his right hand, approaches police in north St. Louis.
Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. talks with Capt. Ron Johnson of the Missouri State Highway Patrol at Drake's Place Restaurant in Florrissant, Mo., on Wednesday.
On August 14, officers received information about drug manufacturing at a home in the 800 block of Jackson St. Police obtained a search warrant and officers found heroin, meth and drug paraphernalia.
Tuesday saw two protests over separate police shootings: The continuation of the Ferguson saga and a new protest in North St. Louis over the killing of a man armed only with what witnesses claim was a butter-knife.
The tall black man walked up and down West Florissant Avenue in Ferguson, Missouri, working a bullhorn, imploring protesters to behave themselves.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 10:27 pm
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