The St. Louis Post-Dispatch obtained the official coroner’s report on the death of the teen, who was shot in August in a confrontation with police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson. The toxicology report also said that Brown had marijuana in his system at the time of the shooting.
Gov. Jay Nixon announced the creation of an independent group to study the unrest that followed the shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown and make recommendations for how to improve the St. Louis area. This commission will not investigate the death of Michael Brown, the governor said.
Warning: There is a lot of swearing in this video. Oh, and a moth being pulled out of a man’s ear.
Vonderrit Myers, 18, was fatally shot Oct. 8 by police after he first fired at an officer, authorities said. His family disputed that he was armed.
A powerful storm spawned tornadoes from Texas to Illinois, killing at least two people and injuring several others.
Around the St. Louis area, demonstrations marked the two-month anniversary of the fatal shooting of Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer. Former Harvard professor Cornel West was among 42 who were arrested outside the Ferguson Police Department.
A federal court issued a preliminary injunction Monday against law enforcement officers’ unwritten policy to arrest protesters who don’t keep moving. A lawsuit against the police department is ongoing.
Enterovirus 68 is suspected of sickening children in more than 40 states, and has now been linked to four deaths, though its exact role still remains unknown.
The families of unarmed black teenagers who died in high-profile cases have come to support and rely on one another.
A fight broke out between officers and protesters just hours after Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson issued a video apology for the way the Michael Brown case was handled.
A memorial for slain Missouri teen Michael Brown was burned to the ground Tuesday morning, leading to new protests and at least one business broken into.
Bringing your tractor to school with you.
Attorney Ben Crump accuses the St. Louis Post-Dispatch of trying to drive web traffic with its pursuit of Michael Brown’s record.
City planning contributed to poverty, and influenced the demonstrations that took place following the shooting death of Michael Brown.
Court officials respond to lawsuits and allegations that Michael Brown had a juvenile record.
The protest lasted several minutes as a group of people moved onto Interstate 270 making the familiar “hands up, don’t shoot” gesture.
Officers wore the body cameras during a protest rally for Michael Brown on Saturday, Aug. 30.
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Many people who attended the funeral had no personal connection to Brown at all. Instead, they came because they felt the case meant something to them.
Michael Brown is laid to rest after being shot and killed by police officer Darren Wilson in a St. Louis, Mo. street on Aug. 9.
They want justice — for Michael Brown, and for everyone.
On a blazing Sunday afternoon, about 60 people showed up outside a bar in St. Louis to show support for the officer who killed Michael Brown.
Eleven lives that were cut short for no good reason.
Law enforcement began dialing back significantly Thursday, but long-standing anger in the community remains.
The exchanges of predominately white commenters reveal frustration, and a deep cultural divide.
“I didn’t feel safe anywhere.”
This is eerily prescient.
“We have legal processes that are set in motion, that are designed after centuries of Anglo-American jurisprudence tradition.”