Ferguson Justice March in St. Louis

(CNN) — In Saint Louis, Missouri, protesters are gathering all weekend to demand justice for Michael Brown, the unarmed black teenager shot to death by white police officer Darren Wilson. Activists have accused the police force in Ferguson of racial profiling. Protesters want Officer Darren Wilson arrested. Protesters also want the St. Louis County Prosecutor … Continue reading »

Ferguson Officer Shot

(CNN) — A Ferguson, Missouri, police officer was shot Saturday evening. The state emergency agency communications director says the officer’s injury is not life threatening and the shooter is still being sought. Police say the officer was shot in the arm while checking the Ferguson community center. Tensions heated up in the town Thursday after … Continue reading »

Lawsuit in Wake of Ferguson Protests

FERGUSON, Mo. — The police department in Ferguson, Missouri is now at the center of a multi-million dollar lawsuit. Six people filed the federal lawsuit yesterday, claiming police violated their civil rights during protests following the shooting of a Ferguson teenager by a police officer. The lawsuit asks for 40-million dollars in damages from the … Continue reading »

Local Police React to Missouri Protests

MEDFORD, Ore. — Demonstrators take to the streets of Ferguson, Missouri again on Thursday. It marks the first night of protests with the Missouri State Highway Patrol at the helm for security. Governor Jay Nixon made the move to ease tensions between protesters and police. Ferguson has been the scene of protests since Saturday, when … Continue reading »

Eugene Addresses Police Profiling

By Jessica Debbas EUGENE, Ore. — Overnight chaos escalated on the streets of Ferguson, Missouri. The city continues to be the scene of nightly protests after the death of a teenager, Michael Brown. The unarmed 18-year-old was killed by police during a confrontation Saturday, and the arrests of protesters and several journalists is only fueling the … Continue reading »