PROTESTS have continued in Ferguson, Missouri, over the shooting of a black teenager by a white police officer, with about 50 people arrested. AIRCRAFT equipped for cloud seeding operations have begun using an airfield in Hunan province which was used in WWII by the famed Flying Tigers.
NEWS.com.au, Tue, Oct 14 2014 @ 04:25 AM
A lone protester creates a pattern of signs as others occupy an intersection during a march through the streets of St. FERGUSON, Mo. - A day of protests over Michael Brown's police shooting death that began in Ferguson has spread across St. Louis, as participants targeted businesses, government buildings and a $1,000-a-person Democratic fundraiser.
KIII, Mon, Oct 13 2014 @ 09:36 PM
The massive police response to Ferguson in the wake of the shooting death of Michael Brown on Aug. 9 will take nearly $1.5 million from the Missouri state budget. According to the Missouri Department of Public Safety, the Missouri State Highway Patrol costs total $1.1M while activating the National Guard will cost the state roughly $384,000.
WTVR Richmond, Fri, Oct 17 2014 @ 01:06 PM
Two St. Louis County Wal-Mart stores where police shooting protesters disrupted business earlier this week have removed ammunition from their shelves. KMOV-TV reports that the Ferguson and Maplewood Wal-Marts took the precaution after Ferguson October protesters clashed with police at both locations Monday.
KMIZ, Thu, Oct 16 2014 @ 03:44 PM
Missouri has become the epicenter of police brutality in the United States in recent months, and now the St. Louis county police department has yet another death on their hands. With the death of 18-year-old Vonderrit Myers at the hands of an off-duty St. Louis Metropolitan officer last Wednesday, October 9th, the city is now in the throes of investigating the deaths of five different African-American men under the age of 31, according to The River Front Times .
WTLC-AM Indianapolis, Thu, Oct 16 2014 @ 07:45 PM