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This is why some grand juries have faced criticism in police brutality cases [Video]

This is why some grand juries have faced criticism in police brutality cases

Some of the most high profile court cases started with a grand jury. Here's how they work and why some have faced criticism.

Credit: USA Today News (Domestic)     Duration: 01:38Published
Rebel Mettle Brewery [Video]

Rebel Mettle Brewery

After five years of growing a homebrewing hobby into a small business, the co-founders of Rebel Mettle brewery are confident they’ll succeed despite the challenge COVID-19 presents.

Credit: WCPO Cincinnati     Duration: 01:50Published
Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Breaks Down Her Career [Video]

Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Breaks Down Her Career

Alicia Garza, co-founder of the Black Lives Matter Global Network Foundation, takes us through her activism career. From her earliest days of advocating for female reproductive rights at the age of 12..

Credit: Vanity Fair     Duration: 24:55Published
The Power Of August [Video]

The Power Of August

Today marks a searing moment in American Civil Rights history. Aug. 28 is the date of the murder of Emmett Till and, years later, the date of the March on Washington. In fact, August has brought many..

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Activist Cori Bush defeats longtime Rep. William Lacy Clay in Missouri primary [Video]

Activist Cori Bush defeats longtime Rep. William Lacy Clay in Missouri primary

Cori Bush, a onetime homeless woman who led protests following Michael Brown’s death in Ferguson, ousted longtime Rep. William Lacy Clay Tuesday in Missouri’s Democratic primary.

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Activist Cori Bush Ousts 20-Year US Rep. Clay in Missouri [Video]

Activist Cori Bush Ousts 20-Year US Rep. Clay in Missouri

Activist Cori Bush Ousts 20-Year US Rep. Clay in Missouri Bush defeated longtime Rep. William Lacy Clay in Missouri’s Democratic primary on Tuesday. Cori Bush, via press conference Her victory..

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M Missing Man Folo [Video]

M Missing Man Folo

A Monroe county man was first reported missing twenty-five days ago, now family members are offering a five thousand dollar reward to anyone with information on his whereabouts.

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WCBI New at Six - 08/03/2020 [Video]

WCBI New at Six - 08/03/2020

WCBI New at Six - 08/03/2020

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Protesters take to Ferguson streets after prosecutor declines charges in Michael Brown case [Video]

Protesters take to Ferguson streets after prosecutor declines charges in Michael Brown case

Protests were held in Ferguson Thursday after St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Wesley Bell declined to file charges against a Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown nearly five..

Credit: KTVI     Duration: 03:02Published
No charges for Ferguson police officer in Michael Brown case [Video]

No charges for Ferguson police officer in Michael Brown case

After a five-month review, St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Wesley Bell announced new developments in the Michael Brown case.

Credit: KTVI     Duration: 01:46Published

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Black Catholic leader calls for ‘a new era of authentic love and justice’

CNA Staff, Sep 22, 2020 / 12:00 am (CNA).-   A Black Catholic leader said Friday that the Black Lives Matter Global Network Foundation is the wrong organization to lead an important movement..
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Google receives $25M tax break from Nevada to build facility

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Google will receive more than $25 million in tax breaks after pledging an additional $600 million for a new data center in southern Nevada, state officials said. The company..
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CBS News investigates police reforms including implicit-bias training

It's been five years since Michael Brown's death at the hands of a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, sparked protests nationwide. CBS News is investigating changes that have been put in place at..
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6 years after Michael Brown’s death, activists continue to mobilize for change in Ferguson

It has been six years since 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot and killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, his body left in the street for nearly four hours. No charges were filed against..
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New St Louis archbishop encourages face-to-face evangelization

CNA Staff, Aug 26, 2020 / 04:15 pm (CNA).- Archbishop Mitchell Rozanski was installed this week as the Tenth Archbishop of St. Louis, on the feast day of the city's namesake, Louis IX of France. The..
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*LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE /** August 26, 2020 / *Tinybeans Group Limited (ASX:TNY),the technology platform that connects parents with the most trusted tools and resources on the planet to help..
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8th Circuit rules against grand juror who wanted to talk about Michael Brown case

A federal appeals court has ruled against a grand juror who wanted to correct the record after a prosecutor discussed evidence in the 2014 fatal…
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Phoenix Police statement on the 8 protesters arrested at Michael Brown protest

Sgt. Maggie Cox explains the events that led to the arrest of 8 and the firing of less-than-lethal rounds at Sunday's Michael Brown protest.  
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On anniversary of Michael Brown's death, his father empathizes with Breonna Taylor's family

"We might look OK in the face, but we dying in the inside," said Brown, who visited Louisville on Saturday.  
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Phoenix police declare protest honoring Michael Brown an unlawful assembly

The event honored Michael Brown, a Black 18-year-old shot and killed by white police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri in 2014.  
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Father of Michael Brown Jr. attends Breonna Taylor protest

"When you go through something like that so traumatic, it's hard to find a balance. The only thing you want is justice," Michael Brown Sr. said in Louisville.
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This Day in History: August 9

Michael Brown Jr., an unarmed 18-year-old Black man, is shot to death by police Officer Darren Wilson following an altercation in Ferguson, Mo., spawning a national "Black Lives Matter" movement.
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Change laws that shield police, Missouri prosecutor says

CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — After a third review failed to uncover enough evidence to charge the officer who fatally shot Black 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, some prosecutors and civil..
Seattle Times - Published

Prosecutor: Law tied my hands in Brown case

A Missouri prosecutor who decided not to charge the former police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown says he's unhappy with the choice, but that he couldn't prove murder or manslaughter in the..
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No Charges For Former Ferguson, Mo., Police Officer in Michael Brown's Death

NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with St. Louis County, Mo., prosecutor Wesley Bell about his decision not to charge Darren Wilson in the 2014 shooting death of Michael Brown.
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‘For F**king Shame’: Activists Angry At New Prosecutor Who Won’t Charge Cop In Michael Brown Case

'Wesley Bell used the movement to run as a "progressive prosecutor"'
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Prosecutor: No charges for officer in Michael Brown’s death

St. Louis County’s prosecutor announced Thursday that he will not charge the former police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, a dramatic decision that could reopen old..
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Latest Probe Ends In No Charges For Former Ferguson Officer Who Killed Michael Brown

The top St. Louis County prosecutor says Darren Wilson will not face criminal charges for the 2014 killing. Like previous investigators, Wesley Bell says he can't prove a crime was committed.
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In 2014 shooting of Michael Brown, St. Louis' top prosecutor announces no charges against Darren Wilson

A St. Louis County, Mo., prosecutor said Thursday, that he will not be charging the police officer who shot 18-year-old Michael Brown in 2014, after quietly reopening the investigation.
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Missouri prosecutor: No charges for officer who fatally shot Michael Brown in 2014

Darren Wilson, the white former police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown, a Black 18-year-old, will not be charged, prosecutor says.  
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Missouri Prosecutor Declines to Charge Officer Who Killed Michael Brown But Says Ex-Cop Is Not ‘Exonerated’


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Prosecutor: Charging decision upcoming in Michael Brown case

CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — St. Louis County’s top prosecutor is expected to announce a charging decision Thursday following a reinvestigation of the fatal shooting of Michael Brown by a police officer in..
Seattle Times - Published

Ex-Justice Department lawyer will lead Elijah McClain probe

An investigation spurred by the death of a 23-year-old Black man after suburban Denver police stopped him last year will be led by a former Justice Department lawyer who oversaw its investigation of..
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19 media startups that top VCs say are poised to take off in 2020, as the pandemic reshapes the industry

19 media startups that top vcs say are poised to take off in 2020, as the pandemic reshapes the industry
· Business Insider asked 11 top venture-capital investors which media startups they thought would thrive in 2020 amid the coronavirus pandemic — and why. · We asked each VC to pick two companies,..
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Companies like Apple, Red Hat, and GitHub are dropping decades-old coding terms like 'slave' or 'blacklist.' Advocates say it's a small but important step towards a more inclusive tech industry (MSFT)

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· The open source community is moving to reject software terms like "master," "slave," "blacklist," and "whitelist" in an effort to be more inclusive.  · Advocates say that more inclusive..
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Pizzeria Pistolero Gets Popped By Police

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Arkansas gunman blew top over purported paucity of toppings Investigators charge that Michael Brown, 44, shot out the front window of a Little Rock restaurant after arguing with an employee about..
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· Michael Brown, senior software development engineer at Microsoft, organized JuneteenthConf, a virtual tech conference to build community among Black people in tech that will take place Friday and..
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Ferguson, Missouri's first black mayor sworn in

The Missouri town that became synonymous with the Black Lives Matter movement after the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown has sworn in its first black mayor. Ella Jones was sworn in on Wednesday...
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Can Catholics support ‘Black Lives Matter’?

CNA Staff, Jun 17, 2020 / 05:29 pm (CNA).- Catholic leaders say the Church has an important role in working for racial justice, but that protesting for justice does not imply endorsement of the..
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Missouri town of Ferguson swears in first black mayor

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri town that became synonymous with the Black Lives Matter movement after the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown has sworn in its first black mayor. Ella Jones, 65,..
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Ferguson’s first black mayor to be sworn in Tuesday night

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri town that became synonymous with the Black Lives Matter movement after the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown will swear in its first black mayor Tuesday night...
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GoFundMe froze $350,000 in contributions after Black Lives Matter supporters mistakenly donated to an unaffiliated group with the same name (AAPL, GOOG, GOOGL, MSFT)

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Rage and Promises Followed Ferguson, but Little Changed

Millions of dollars were spent to alter overly aggressive policing after the killing of Michael Brown in 2014, with little result. Will George Floyd’s death be different?
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Floyd’s death spurs question: What is a black life worth?

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — For 12-year-old Tamir Rice, it was simply carrying a toy handgun. For Eric Garner, it was allegedly selling untaxed cigarettes. For Michael Brown, Sandra Bland and Ahmaud Arbery,..
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Mayor-Elect Of Ferguson, Mo., On Where Her City Stands, After Michael Brown

Ella Jones, who will be the city's first black mayor and the first female mayor, says the city has seen widespread reforms since Brown's killing. But it still needs to "strive toward a better image."
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