For a third consecutive night, restraint prevailed at protests on Friday in Ferguson, Missouri, as the National Guard began withdrawing from the St. Louis suburb racked by turmoil after a white police officer shot dead an unarmed black teenager.
The London Free Press, Sat, Aug 23 2014 @ 09:21 AM
Life in this working-class St. Louis suburb of modest brick homes and low-rise apartments hasn't been the same since Angelia Dickens' son tearfully told her, "The police shot a boy."
New Jersey Herald, Sat, Aug 23 2014 @ 10:18 AM
A Missouri police officer involved in maintaining security in troubled Ferguson was put on administrative leave Friday after a video surfaced showing him railing about the Supreme Court, Muslims, and his past -- and perhaps, he said, his future -- as "a killer."
KOCO-TV Oklahoma City, Sat, Aug 23 2014 @ 02:26 AM
Ever since it happened, race has been front-and-center in the vigorous debate over the fatal shooting of African-American teenager Michael Brown by a white police officer.
CNN, Fri, Aug 22 2014 @ 10:09 PM