ferguson

Carol Daniel
August 12, 2019 - 2:53 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — 120 dozen donuts and orange juice will be given to students in troubled neighborhoods at their bus stops this week. Photo provided/Tiffany Garry It's the brainchild of Tiffany Garry who says she created ''donuts not drive-bys'' to show the students that the community cares and to...
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(Brian Kelly, KMOX)
August 09, 2019 - 10:19 am
CLAYTON, Mo. (KMOX) - Michael Brown Sr. called a news conference to announce he will "demand" St. Louis County Prosecutor Wesley Bell to reopen the case of the fatal shooting of his son by a police officer five years ago. "I am here today in front of you all and the world to demand someone look at...
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In this Aug. 2, 2019, photo, Michael Brown Sr., father of Michael Brown, who was killed on Aug. 9, 2014, by a white police officer, speaks during an interview in St. Louis. In the aftermath of the shooting, Brown Sr. said he was so angry that every time he spoke he "started feeling changes” in his body. He eventually turned the anger into activism and today works with youth and counsels others who have lost loved ones to violence. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
August 09, 2019 - 2:59 am
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Mayor James Knowles III was doing volunteer cleanup work at the Ferguson Farmers Market when he got a phone call that a teenager had been fatally shot by a police officer . Videographer Chris Phillips, who lived in the apartment complex where 18-year-old Michael Brown was...
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FILE - In this Nov. 25, 2014, file photo, people watch as stores burn in Ferguson, Mo. Michael Brown's death five years ago at the hands of a Missouri police officer stands as a seismic moment of race relations in America. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)
August 08, 2019 - 3:57 am
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Michael Brown's death at the hands of a white Missouri police officer stands as a seismic moment in American race relations. The fledgling Black Lives Matter movement found its voice, police departments fell under intense scrutiny, progressive prosecutors were elected and court...
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Michael Brown Sr. and Lesley McSpadden
Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images
Kevin Killeen
August 05, 2019 - 1:51 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — As the fifth anniversary since the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson approaches, his father, Michael Brown Sr. is expected to call for St. Louis County prosecutor Wesley Bell to reopen the investigation. Brown Sr. says he's met in recent weeks with Bell, and says Bell told him...
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Bruce Franks Jr.
KMOX
July 24, 2019 - 11:06 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Ferguson activist Bruce Franks Jr. will officially resign from Missouri’s largely conservative Legislature at the end of July. The Democrat submitted his letter of resignation from the state House on Tuesday. Franks first announced plans to leave office in May, in part citing...
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Ferguson Police Department
July 18, 2019 - 6:15 pm
FERGUSON (KMOX) -- Crimestoppers is offering up to a $5,000 reward if you help them track down a man wanted for a murder in Ferguson. Police are looking for Jeremiah Peebles -- warrants have been issued on charges of voluntary manslaughter and armed criminal action in connection with the July 16th...
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July 17, 2019 - 1:35 am
FERGUSON (KMOX) -- Police are investigating a Tuesday afternoon shooting that killed a man outside Sam's Meat Market. It happened just before four o'clock. Sam's is in the 92-hundred block of West Florissant Ave. Two men got into an argument inside the market, then took their fight outside. One man...
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(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
July 03, 2019 - 2:07 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The Missouri city of Ferguson needs to make more progress on police and court changes to comply with a consent decree spurred by the 2014 fatal police shooting of Michael Brown, federal officials and an independent monitor told a federal judge Tuesday. Independent monitor Natashia...
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