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Minority radio shows are no laughing matter

From the mouths of babes, sucklings and breakfast show presenters – as the Bible might have said – come unpalatable truths. The broadcaster Iain Lee had the BBC's equivalent of a hessian bag thrown over his head for injudicious comments while ad-libbing with his producer on Three Counties Radio. Be …

Tear gas fired on a new round of protests in Ferguson Sunday night

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon early Monday ordered the National Guard deployed to Ferguson, where another night of violence saw police pelted with bottles and Molotov cocktails and looters rampaging through local businesses.<p>The executive order directs the resources of the National Guard "to help restore …

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You have a right to record the police

Film the truth<p><b>Update 11/21/14:</b> It's been more than three months since Michael Brown was shot and killed by officer Darren Wilson, and tension with police still presents a troubling reality for the residents of Ferguson, Missouri. As officer Wilson is widely expected to dodge a grand jury indictment …

Five Things to Know for Your New Day – Monday, August 18

<i>Michael Brown's family releases private autopsy results. A mob attacks a facility for Ebola patients in Liberia. And the U.S. joins the battle for Mosul Dam in Iraq.</i><p><i>It's Monday, and here are the "5 things to know for your New Day."</i><p><b>1. FERGUSON SHOOTING</b><p><b>Autopsy results released:</b> A preliminary autopsy …

Ferguson protests: National Guard sent to Missouri unrest

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1101000/1101717_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524681238_c0b279438236640f55ee729bc4f544b4<p><b>The US state of Missouri is sending the National Guard to the town of Ferguson as protests escalate over the police shooting of an unarmed black</b> …

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Clashes break out before curfew in Ferguson

Fresh clashes have broken out between police and demonstrators in Ferguson, the suburb of St Louis in the US state of Missouri, where an unarmed black teenager was shot by police just over a week ago.<p>Police fired tear gas at a crowd of protestors ahead of a second night of curfew.<p>US Attorney …

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Missouri Governor Orders National Guard to Ferguson to ‘Help Restore Peace and Order’

<i>Story by</i> <i>the Associated Press; curated by Oliver Darcy.</i><p>—<p>FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon ordered the National Guard to Ferguson early Monday, hours after police used tear gas to clear protesters off the streets following a week of demonstrations against the fatal police shooting of a …

Caller says she has the officer's side of the Ferguson shooting

Another tense standoff developed Monday night in Ferguson, Missouri, which has seen nightly protests since unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot to death by a white police officer.<p>The renewed tensions came after the preliminary results of an autopsy that Brown's family requested were released, …

Missouri national guard to be deployed at Ferguson protests

Announcement follows most intense violence since shooting of Michael Brown, with police firing teargas hours before curfew<p>The national guard in Missouri is to be deployed to the city of Ferguson after the most intense night of violence since the shooting of an unarmed 18-year-old, in which police …

Missouri National Guard Ordered To Ferguson To Restore Peace

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has signed an executive order sending the National Guard to Ferguson. And because of the unrest, schools are closed Monday. They were to have opened last week.<p>Transcript<p>DAVID GREENE, HOST:<p>Good morning. Here is the latest from Ferguson, Missouri, the community still reeling …