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Ferguson's streets were peaceful for a third night as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest erupted when a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old.

Updated Aug 22, 2014 at 5:36 PM

Conditions calmed this week in Ferguson after nights of sometimes violent unrest stemming from the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer. But a delicate and crucial question lingers: What happens if the grand jury now...

Posted Aug 22, 2014 at 5:00 PM

The primaries for the 2014 general election are right around the corner on Sept. 9 and one of the races up for grabs is the Democratic ticket for the state’s auditor of accounts position.

Posted Aug 22, 2014 at 2:00 PM

What if Michael Brown's last moments had been recorded? The fatal police shooting of the unarmed black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, is prompting calls for more officers to wear so-called body cameras, simple, lapel-mounted gadgets that capture...

Updated Aug 22, 2014 at 1:04 PM

The Delaware Burger Battle comes back this year with 20 competitors, all with a different take on what makes the perfect burger.

Updated Aug 22, 2014 at 12:00 PM

The St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Missouri, was roiled by racial unrest after 18-year-old Michael Brown, who was black, was shot and killed by Darren Wilson, a white police officer, on Aug. 9. The street clashes there mirrored past, larger-scale...

Updated Aug 22, 2014 at 9:51 AM

One arrested, three others sought in connection of robbery

Updated Aug 21, 2014 at 9:41 PM

The fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer has opened a debate over what level of force is appropriate when law enforcement confronts a citizen perceived to be a threat.

Updated Aug 21, 2014 at 4:13 PM

The St. Louis police chief has released 911 audio, surveillance video and cellphone video of the fatal shooting of a knife-wielding man, acknowledging that tensions in nearby Ferguson have created a need for greater transparency when it comes to...

Updated Aug 21, 2014 at 4:08 PM

There was little violence after the acquittal of Trayvon Martin's killer last July. Peace prevailed when at least four other unarmed black males were killed by police in recent months, from New York to Los Angeles. Then Michael Brown was gunned down...

Updated Aug 21, 2014 at 4:02 PM

It started with a bottle of orange juice 30 years ago. The national legal standards that govern when police officers are justified in using force against people trace their lineage to a 1984 case from Charlotte, North Carolina. In that case, a...

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