Crime & Justice
Police officials said an investigation was launched in April after 32-year-old Lorne Reed was suspected of using the Internet to share child pornography.
A day after police detained 47 people, Wednesday night saw barely a handful of arrests in the St. Louis suburb.
Deputy Brandon Love said his "hopes are high" after he sustained serious injuries in an attack at a shopping mall last week.
The case, which has attracted national attention, sparked angry outrage from civil rights activists who called it a clear case of excessive use of force.
The settlement will be paid to the family of a man who was shot to death by LAPD officers after a police pursuit in downtown Los Angeles last December.
Around 6 a.m., a woman was driving northbound on the 5 Freeway when someone shot at her from behind, police said. As she attempted to exit, she was shot at again.
Activists around the country say Michael Brown's death and the police response has strengthened their resolve to fight injustice.
Tear gas and Molotov cocktails were absent in Ferguson last night, as protesters and police avoided clashes that have marred demonstrations over an unarmed teen's death.
A community meeting draws residents and activists who say the police killing of Ezell Ford is another example of excessive use of force against African Americans.
While school has been canceled for the week in Ferguson as civil unrest continues, teachers are helping to clean up the streets.
Police Chief Charlie Beck did not offer a cost estimate for the fixes. But one commissioner said the problems go beyond money, like missing footage of incidents.
"Our investigation into this matter will be full, it will be fair, and it will be independent," U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder wrote in an op-ed for the St. Louis Dispatch.
Rick Perry arrived at a courthouse for booking on two felony counts of abuse of power for carrying out a threat to veto funding for state public corruption prosecutors.
A man was shot and killed by police after brandishing a knife at St. Louis police on Tuesday, according to Police Chief Sam Dotson on social media.
MMA fighter War Machine, accused of brutally beating his porn star ex-girlfriend in, told a California judge he won't contest his transfer in custody back to Nevada.
Police said Tuesday that two students, one 17 and one 16, “confirmed very cold-heartedly in the investigation” that they were planning a shooting at the school.