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  1. Expert: US teen's autopsy shows close-range wound to hand, inconclusive on if he went for gunRead the original story

    7 min ago | Weyburn This Week

    ... of the investigation into the shooting that has sparked sometimes violent protests in Ferguson. On Tuesday, Gov. Jay Nixon appointed a special commission to look at how the region can move forward after the concerns raised by the shooting and its ...

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  2. Leaked autopsy raises questions about Michael Brown narrativeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... shift the dynamics of the story, the underlying inequities laid bare in the aftermath of the shooting remain, Gov. Jay Nixon pointed out this week. On Tuesday, Governor Nixon announced the formation of a Ferguson Commission to address simmering ...

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  3. How can Gov. Nixon call for peace in Ferguson when Jeff Roorda is his closest ally?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Gov. Jay Nixon of Missouri announced Tuesday that he's forming a commission to help plan for a peaceful future in Ferguson and beyond in the wake of widespread protests in metropolitan St. Louis after the shooting death of Mike Brown by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson on August 9. The top activists in the nation and on the ground in Ferguson responded with nothing but distrust. Criticized around the country for his slow initial response and tone-deafness to frustrations in Ferguson, perhaps nothing causes concerned citizens to distrust Nixon more than his unwavering support of one man, Jeff Roorda, current member of the Missouri House of Representatives who is now running for a position in the state Senate in Missouri.

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  4. Experts: Autopsy shows close-range wound for BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... of the investigation into the shooting that has sparked sometimes violent protests in Ferguson. On Tuesday, Gov. Jay Nixon appointed a special commission to look at how the region can move forward after the concerns raised by the shooting and its ...

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  5. Missouri governor seeks federal aid for stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KMIZ

    Gov. Jay Nixon is seeking a federal disaster declaration for 20 northern Missouri counties that were raked by severe storms last month. Nixon said Wednesday that the storm system on Sept.

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  6. Official Michael Brown Autopsy Suggests He Was Shot At Close RangeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Essence Magazine

    ... d that we are focused and concerned about what could be the most problematic of scenarios," said Missouri Governor Jay Nixon at a press conference.

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  7. Michael Brown Shot By Cop 'At Close Range'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sky News

    ... any of the wounds were made at close range, citing a lack of gunpowder on the body. On Tuesday, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon said he was setting up a special commission to examine the social and economic conditions in Ferguson.

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  8. Daily News Flash with Courtney Morris on ISIS War and Abu Ghraib...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Uprisingradio.org

    ... found no gunpowder on the body and concluded that shots were not fired at close range. Meanwhile, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has convened a special panel, to "conduct a thorough, wide-ranging and unflinching study of the underlying social and economic ...

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  9. Morning Must Reads: October 22Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | TIME.com

    ... CDC estimates that between 5% and 20% of Americans get the flu, though most don't see their doctor Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon announced on Tuesday the formation of a commission to address inequality in Ferguson, Mo., the site of ongoing protests ...

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  10. Report: Autopsy Shows Michael Brown Had Close-Range Wound to His HandRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WBNS

    ... of the investigation into the shooting that has sparked sometimes violent protests in Ferguson. On Tuesday, Gov. Jay Nixon appointed a special commission to look at how the region can move forward after the concerns raised by the shooting and its ...

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  11. Nixon to create commission on FergusonRead the original story

    Tuesday | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

    Governor Jay Nixon is forming a commission to deal with the aftermath of the unrest in Ferguson caused by the shooting death of Michael Brown. ST. LOUIS COUNTY -- Governor Jay Nixon will create an independent commission to study and advise him on how to deal with the ongoing unrest in Ferguson and how to proceed in the future.

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  12. Missouri Governor Announces Creation Of 'Ferguson Commission'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Police walk through a cloud of smoke as they clash with protesters in Ferguson, Mo., this summer. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon announced on Tuesday that he was forming a panel that would study the social and economic conditions that fueled violent protests in Ferguson, Mo., over the killing of an unarmed 18-year-old this summer.

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  13. "Ferguson Commission" Will Study St. Louis' Challenges in Wake of Michael Brown: NixonRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | River Front Times

    On Tuesday, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon called for an "unflinching" study of the St. Louis region's challenges in the wake of Michael Brown's death.

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  14. Why Would Any Man Vote Democrat?Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Villainous Company

    ... but also to present a show of force to Democratic leaders all the way up to Sen. Claire McCaskill and Gov. Jay Nixon. By switching their allegiance in this election, these African Americans hope to demonstrate that their votes should not be taken ...

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  15. Nixon creating group to address Ferguson issuesRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    An independent commission will be created to study issues that have surfaced since the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said Tuesday. Nixon, who has been criticized by some residents and activists who say he hasn't done enough to address the unrest in the St. Louis suburb, said the Ferguson Commission will examine the social and economic conditions underscored by the weeks of protests following the shooting.

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  16. 2 study Ferguson-slaying autopsy, note close-range shotRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon, announcing a new commission Tuesday on issues in Ferguson, said the independent panel will have no role in the investigation of Michael Brown's death. ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo.-- The official autopsy on Michael Brown shows that the 18-year-old was shot in the hand at close range, according to an analysis of the findings by two experts not involved directly in the case.

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  17. Missouri: Panel Will Study Race and PovertyRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Joplin

    Gov. Jay Nixon said Tuesday that he would name a commission next month to study socioeconomic problems in the St. Louis area that have been highlighted during protests after the police shooting of an unarmed black teenager.

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  18. National briefs: White House jumper 'not competent'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... dollars for ET-Plus if the company does not submit a crash testing plan by Oct. 31. ST. LOUIS - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon on Tuesday announced the creation of a commission to take on issues raised by protests in Ferguson. At a news conference at St. ... 3 comments

  19. Former Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee diesRead the original story

    Yesterday | KAUZ

    ... nation's defenses against Ebola by requiring that all arrivals from the disease-ravaged zone pass... Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says he will create an independent commission to study issues that have surfaced since the fatal police shooting of Michael ...

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  20. Stinky seaweed piling up at upscale Laguna BeachRead the original story

    Yesterday | ABC 33/40

    ... nation's defenses against Ebola by requiring that all arrivals from the disease-ravaged zone pass... Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says he will create an independent commission to study issues that have surfaced since the fatal police shooting of Michael ...

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