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Over 1,000 Protest In Ferguson, Call For Highway Shutdown Monday

Well over 1,000 people protested peacefully, marching through Ferguson, going to the police station and some going door-to-door in prosecutor McCulloch's neighborhood asking him to be removed or recuse himself.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, St Louis County, MO, US Governors, US News, Liberal Political News

Sat Aug 30, 2014

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Man alive, Democrats got it good. Not only do leftwing outlets like the Washington Post protect Democrats, the Washington Post publishes video of comedian Jon Stewart attacking as racist potential GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry.


Related Topix: US News, Washington Post, Publishing, Rick Perry, US Governors, Small Business, Personal Finance

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Ferguson slowly starting to make comeback

In this Aug. 18, 2014 file photo, a young boy tosses a football as people walk past a business boarded up to protect against looting in Ferguson, Mo.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, St. Louis, MO, US Governors

Pam's House Blend

Ferguson and the Prophet Jeremiah

"They're talking 'peace, peace' because there's been no tear gas and bullets for the last couple of nights.


Related Topix: St Louis County, MO, Bel-Nor, MO, US Governors


Missouri must stop subsidies to illegal day cares

One toxic result of Missouri's notoriously lax system for monitoring day cares and its failure to value children and families is that the state is continuing to pay child care subsidies to illegal day care operators.


Related Topix: Missouri Government, Missouri, US Governors


Cop fired after Ferguson Facebook post

Protesters march in Ferguson, Missouri, on Thursday, August 21. The St. Louis suburb has been in turmoil since a white police officer, Darren Wilson, fatally shot an unarmed black teenager, Michael Brown, on August 9. Some protesters and law enforcement officers have clashed in the streets, leading to injuries and arrests.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Missouri, US Governors

Stars and Stripes

Missouri Air Guard base to offer 6-month weapons tactics course

U.S. Air Force Capt. Nick Kahler, a flight navigator assigned to the Advanced Airlift Tactics Training Center, Missouri Air National Guard, walks off a C-130 Hercules aircraft in Cherbourg, France, on June 2, 2014.


Related Topix: Missouri, US Military, US Air Force, US News, Rosecrans Air National Guard Base, France, World News, US Governors

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Fox News

Ferguson shooting spurs curriculum advocates to craft lesson on race

Even though the police shooting of an unarmed man in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson is only weeks old and a grand jury is still trying sort out what really happened, a Washington-based nonprofit is offering a classroom lesson plan that draws a link between the incident and the revolutionary rhetoric of the 1960s Black Panther Party.

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Ferguson Protests Reach White House Doorstep With Call For Prosecutor To Resign

A coalition of activists carried 900,000 petitions to the gates of the White House on Thursday afternoon demanding that Attorney General Eric Holder prosecute the white police officer who shot unarmed black teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, US Governors, Howard University

Daily Star


Three weeks after protests in Ferguson, Missouri broke out over the unarmed shooting of black teenager Michael Brown, State governor Jay Nixon has employed the only black member to his Cabinet as the state public safety director.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, US Governors, World News, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Israel

Baltimore Jewish Times

Commitment to Activism

Holocaust survivor Hedy Epstein, 90, is arrested during a protest of the Michael Brown shooting in St. Louis.


Related Topix: Activism, US Governors, Missouri, Israel, World News, Middle East

Essence Magazine

Black Director of Public Safety to be Appointed in Missouri As Unrest in Ferguson Continues

Former St. Louis police chief Daniel Isom II was nominated to become Missouri's director of public safety on Wednesday by Gov. Jay Nixon.


Related Topix: US Governors

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Jewish News Weekly

In wake of Ferguson, black-Jewish group builds ties

On the evening of Aug. 12, after two consecutive nights of clashes between police and protesters in Ferguson, Mo., Mikal Smith rose to address a community meeting in the neighboring city of Florissant.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, US Governors, Education Etc., Grassroots, University of Missouri, US News

Star Tribune

Federal lawsuit claims police brutality, wrongful arrests at Ferguson shooting protests

A federal lawsuit filed Thursday alleges that police in Ferguson and St. Louis County used excessive force and falsely arrested innocent bystanders amid attempts to quell widespread unrest after the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown.


Related Topix: St Louis County, MO, St. Louis, MO, Riot, US Governors

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Missouri dairy farmers urge veto overrideMissouri dairy farmers urge...

Missouri dairy farmers are urging lawmakers to override Gov. Jay Nixon's veto of legislation authorizing financial incentives for their industry.


Related Topix: US Governors, Jefferson City, MO, World News, United Kingdom, Cheshire County, England, Agriculture, Science

Crooks and Liars

Ferguson Cops Let Police Dog Urinate On Brown Memorial Before Driving Over It

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is grilled by ABC' Martha Raddatz and NBC's Andrea Mitchell over the actions by the Ferguson police chief and the release of the video showing Michael Brown stealing from a local store.


Related Topix: US Governors, US News, Liberal Political News

WTEN-TV Albany

Banksy artwork sale gives youth club lifeline

The federal government is protecting 20 types of colorful coral by putting them on the list of threatened species, partly because of climate change.


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Tony's Kansas City

Show-Me Yet Another Obvious And Condescending Move From Gov. Jay Nixon

In the aftermath of the Ferguson, Missouri uprising . . . Gov. Jay Nixon still hasn't learned much anything about putting community before his own political interests.


Related Topix: US Governors, Ferguson, MO

Wed Aug 27, 2014

KLAS-TV Las Vegas

Soldier who shot self at base had earned medals

The federal government is protecting 20 types of colorful coral by putting them on the list of threatened species, partly because of climate change.


Related Topix: US Governors, Missouri, US Military, US Navy, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, Virginia, US Army, Fort Lee


WND's Cashill Hides The Truth Of Activists' Fraudulent Liens

In his Aug. 20 WorldNetDaily column , Jack Cashill tries to besmirch Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon by recounting a story from his past: For Heather Johnson* and 14 other Missouri citizens, there is no forgetting and no forgiving.


Related Topix: Missouri, US Governors, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison