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Protesters confront officers inside St. Louis County Police headquarters

CLAYTON -- A group of 50 activists passionately confronted officers inside St. Louis County Police headquarters Wednesday in the continuing demands for justice in the Michael Brown shooting. There were no arrests. Turned away at the front door, the p ...

St. Louis Univ. rids itself of 'Occupy SLU'

For six days last week, protesters lived in tents near St. Louis University's clock tower, flying an upside-down American flag and talking to students as they walked by about inequality and systemic racism. For many on campus, Occupy SLU was a polari ...

MO politician arrested for blocking Ferguson street

UPDATED -- FERGUSON -- State Sen. Jamilah Nasheed was taken into custody Monday night in front of the Ferguson police station after she walked in the street when police told protesters not to do so, a police spokesman said. St. Louis County Police Sg ...

Riot Erupts at Pumpkin Festival

Downtown on Saturday, it was Keene's day to shine. But in the neighborhoods surrounding Keene State College, N.H., it was anything but. Hordes of college-aged people overwhelmed the area, traveling en masse from street to street, and testing the manp ...

Protesters harass Rams' fans, get arrested

Rams fans and Ferguson protesters fought Sunday afternoon outside the Edward Jones Dome after the Rams secured a victory over the visiting Seattle Seahawks. About 3 p.m. a handful of fans argued with protesters, who were yelling and chanting, near th ...

Ferguson cop pinned in vehicle; feared for his life

[caption id="attachment_34895" align="alignright" width="300"] (File Photo)[/caption]The police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old in a St. Louis suburb last summer has told investigators that he was pinned in his vehicle and in fear for ...

Race protests dominate St. Louis on so-called 'Moral Monday'

FERGUSON -- After a long standoff in heavy rain, 43 protesters who had offered themselves for arrest outside the police station were taken into custody about noon Monday -- the first of several "Moral Monday" demonstrations. More arrests were made la ...

More racial unrest expected in St. Louis area today

ST. LOUIS (AP) — More demonstrations are planned over the shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer in suburban Ferguson this summer, after 17 people were arrested during weekend protests, St. Louis police said. Organizers of the four ...

Outside agitators teach Ferguson protesters how to get arrested

[caption id="attachment_34129" align="alignright" width="300"] (File Photo)[/caption]ST. LOUIS -- Monica Foxwell admitted to a slight case of nerves on Sunday afternoon as she climbed the stone steps of Lafayette Park United Methodist Church for an e ...

Racial unrest persists across St. Louis

[caption id="attachment_34895" align="alignright" width="300"] (File Photo)[/caption]CLAYTON -- A rain-soaked crowd of several hundred people marched in downtown Clayton this afternoon to mark the kick off event of this weekend's FergusonOctober rall ...


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