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How Putting a Ferguson Native In Charge Calmed the City’s Nerves

THE WIRE: After days of unrest in Ferguson, following the police shooting death of an unarmed black teenager, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon finally stepped in and promised a “change in tone” under new leadership. By replacing the St. Louis County Police Department with the Missouri State Highway Patrol — led
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Howard University freshmen pose for class photo with hands in the air

YAHOO NEWS: Social media users have been sharing many incredible images coming out of Ferguson, Missouri, as tensions between police and demonstrators protesting the killing of an unarmed black teenager continue to flare. But one of the most powerful photos making the rounds on Twitter was taken hundreds of miles
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Ferguson, Missouri, Police to Release Name of Officer in Fatal Shooting

VIDEO HERE:–abc-news-topstories.html?vp=1 ABC NEWS: Police in Ferguson, Missouri, plan to release the name today of the officer who shot and killed an unarmed teen — a shooting that sparked days of clashes in the streets of the St. Louis suburb. Chief Thomas Jackson told ABC News that authorities will
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