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2 hrs ago | ITV
Riot police and soldiers acting on their president's orders used scrap wood and barbed wire to seal off 50,000 people inside a Liberian shanty town on Wednesday, trying to contain the Ebola outbreak that has killed 1,350 people and counting across West Africa.
7 hrs ago | Examiner.com
On Tuesday afternoon, around 2 p.m., I was at the St. Louis County Courthouse and while parking was limited due to the construction of a new parking garage adjacent to the courthouse and the usual metered parking lot across from the courthouse was also limited due to protesters about 500 yards away, picketing outside the St. Louis County Buzz ... (more)
11 hrs ago | ABC Action News
Then the head of the state highway patrol took over, a curfew was imposed. On Monday, the Missouri National Guard troops arrived and the curfew was lifted.
15 hrs ago | Right Wing News
A comparison between the Bundy ranch protests from April of this year to what is going on in Ferguson is telling.
19 hrs ago | The Island Packet
Nearly a half century before Michael Brown and Officer Darren Wilson crossed paths on a street in Ferguson, Missouri, a 21-year-old man named Marquette Frye was pulled over by the California Highway Patrol, just outside of Watts.
By SHARON COHEN AP National Writer They've lined the streets with police in riot gear, brought in a new black commander with an empathetic manner, imposed a curfew, lifted it and deployed the... By SHARON COHEN AP National Writer They've lined the streets with police in riot gear, brought in a new black commander with an empathetic manner, imposed ... (more)
How police train for confrontations Ferguson unrest puts spotlight on training police get for tense situations Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://usat.ly/VDvxt7 Seventy-eight arrests were made in Ferguson overnight, and 75 of those were for failure to disperse, according to St. Louis County Justice Services.
But compared with the violent aftermath of Michael Brown's shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, the fallout from the chokehold death of Eric Garner in New York now seems notable for what's been absent: no guns pointed at raging protesters, no billowing tear gas, no lengthy delay in revealing an officer's name, no National Guard troops.
We are working closely with partners to find temporary overnight accommodation for people found in lorry at Ilminster earlier today "At around 1pm we had a number of calls from members of the public reporting banging noises from the back of a heavy goods wagon.
Ten things to know for Tuesday, Aug. 19 The Ferguson, Missouri, riots lead off today 10 things to know for today by the AP Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1oN97CI A citizen peacekeeper tries to keep protesters back as police advance Monday in Ferguson, Missouri.
The images out of Ferguson, Missouri, this past week - replete with tear gas and police in riot gear - have not only prompted vigorous debates here in the U.S. "We're currently in Ferguson, where tensions have been flying high ever since Saturday when 18-year-old Michael Brown who was killed by multiple shots by police officers."
Protesters occupy West Florissant Avenue at Canfield on Sunday in Ferguson, Mo. Shortly after this picture was taken, shots rang out on Canfield, hitting one person.
Actress KEKE PALMER and rapper J. COLE have visited protesters in Ferguson, Missouri to show their support over a shooting controversy.
A Missouri teenager fatally shot by police suffered a bullet wound to his right arm that may have occurred when he put his hands up or while his back was turned to the shooter, "but we don't know," a pathologist hired by the teen's family said Monday.
New York's Metropolitan Opera has reached tentative labor deals with two of its largest unions while negotiations continue with 10 more unions in hopes of averting a lockout.
Violence erupts in Ferguson AGAIN: Missouri National Guard are sent in after armed demonstrators with Molotov cocktails are met with angry backlash of tear gas by riot police Conversation recorded by bystander just moments after shooting casts doubt on claims the teen surrendered but is disputed by witnesses Now protests start IN FAVOR of shooter ... (more)
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