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  1. FBI arrests two would-be Ferguson bomb suspectsRead the original story

    23 min ago | The Family Badge

    ... to indict Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson for shooting Brown, who was unarmed, on Aug. 9. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency earlier this week and activated the Missouri National Guard to help keep order if necessary. ...

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  2. Two in Ferguson Charged With Lying on Forms to Buy Guns Ahead of Grand Jury DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    ... Brown, who was unarmed, on Aug. 9. The FBI declined to comment on its operation in Ferguson. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency earlier this week and activated the Missouri National Guard to help keep order if necessary. Michael ...

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  3. Note to Holder: Guns, bombs no signal of 'peaceful' protestRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    ... t any moment. Schools in Ferguson will be closed next week. The National Guard has been called up by Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon. Does this seem like everyone is expecting calm or calamity?

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  4. Holder frustrated with Missouri governor's actionsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Attorney General Eric Holder Jr. expressed concerns privately this week to Missouri officials about their recent actions in advance of a grand jury's decision in the Michael Brown case. A top aide to Holder called the office of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon earlier this week to express Holder's displeasure and "frustration" that the governor had declared a state of emergency at a news conference and activated the National Guard in advance of the grand jury decision in the Ferguson shooting, expected to be announced in the next few days, according to a Justice Department official.

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  5. FBI Sends 100 Additional Agents To FergusonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... mpted weeks of unrest on the streets and occasionally violent clashes between police and protesters. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon earlier this week activated the National Guard.

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  6. What we know today about FergusonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Windsor Beacon

    ... But hurting others and destroying property is not the answer." a? If violence or unrest does erupt, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon will call in the National Guard. He declared a state of emergency earlier this week. a? Some schools in the area are also ...

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  7. President Obama: Don't Use Ferguson as - An Excuse for Violence'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WMAL-AM Washington

    ... Thursday, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and Brown's father asked for calm ahead of the decision. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has also declared a state of emergency in preparation, and the FBI is sending approximately 100 of its own to the St. Louis ...

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  8. Reports: Officer Wilson won't return to FergusonaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... the artwork of St. Louis artist Damon Davis on plywood covering business fronts in Ferguson, Mo. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon, left, shakes hands with the Rev. Starsky Wilson, center, and Rich McClure, right, after swearing the two men in as co-chairs of ...

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  9. Justice Department training police chiefs on bias and officer behaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... with experience in similar situations to Ferguson to help city and county law enforcement officials. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon activated the stateA s National Guard on Monday and declared a state of emergency in anticipation of a grand jury decision ...

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  10. Rhetoric on race in St. LouisRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The University News

    "Nothing new happened on Aug. 9," said Antonio French, the keynote speaker during the political roundtable in DuBourg Hall and the Alderman for Ward 21 in St. Louis. The discussion that evening, Nov. 18, was about the ongoing dilemma in Ferguson, Mo.

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  11. Peaceful protesters march in Ferguson, Mo. with signs that read...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Oakland Post

    ... on Sunday. Meanwhile, law enforcement and government officials are gearing up for the protests. Missouri Governor Jay Nixon already has declared a state of emergency in Ferguson, calling in the National Guard and militarizing the local police force. ...

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  12. Ferguson Schools Closing Before Wilson IndictmentRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    ... for the shooting. There is widespread concern that if Wilson is cleared, it could lead to riots in the city. Gov. Jay Nixon has already announced a state of emergency in order to cope with any flare-ups. In order to mitigate the risk of students ...

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  13. REPORT: FBI Arrests Men Near Ferguson For Allegedly Buying Explosives For ProtestsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Switched

    ... Wilson for the Aug. 9 shooting of Brown. The decision is expected in the coming days. On Monday, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency and activated the National Guard to respond to anticipated demonstrations. About 100 FBI agents ...

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  14. Obama Urges Calm as Grand Jury Weighs Ferguson CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... debate over race relations. Demonstrations are planned in more than 90 cities in 34 states. In Missouri, Governor Jay Nixon has mobilized National Guard troops to quell protesters if he deems it necessary. "Using any event as an excuse for violence ...

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  15. 94.5 KLIQ-FM Hastings, Grand Island, KearneyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KLIQ-FM Hastings

    ... Brown, who was unarmed, on Aug. 9. The FBI declined to comment on its operation in Ferguson. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency earlier this week and activated the Missouri National Guard to help keep order if necessary. Michael ...

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  16. Judge: Missouri police cana t stop media recordingsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... who is white. Brown, who was black, was unarmed. Some protests prompted by the shooting have turned violent. Gov. Jay Nixon this week declared a state of emergency preparing for the grand jury announcement.

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  17. A call for calm as grand jury decision nears in FergusonRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... weeks of unrest on the streets and occasionally violent clashes between police and protesters. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon earlier this week activated the National Guard. Wilson, 28, reportedly told the grand jury he feared for his life on Aug. 9 as ...

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  18. Ferguson prepares for possible "disruptive" protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... added. Officials have said a decision by the grand jury is expected before the end of the month. Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has already declared a state of emergency and called in National Guard troops to back up local police in anticipation of ...

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  19. Watch: President Barack Obama Says Not To Use Ferguson As 'An Excuse For Violence'Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Vibe

    ... stand trial. In preparation for the attention that'll be received once the decision is made public, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon called for the national guard, 100 personnel to be exact, to be sent to the suburb.

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  20. Waiting for the Missouri Grand Jury ... Governor Nixon, We Have a FOIA Request for YOURead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... Republican governors, but how about against cowardly, tone deaf, dishonorable Democratic governors like Jay Nixon of Missouri? We need to take a closer look at Governor Nixon. When asked to explain what was happening in Ferguson, he responded with ...

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