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How to Save Money When You Don't DIY

<i>Laura Gaskill, Houzz Contributor</i><p>The Internet is overflowing with ideas (many good ones!) for crafting, painting and DIYing your way to a beautiful home on a budget. But what if you don’t want to DIY? Here are 10 smart ways to save money while decorating your home — with nary a staple gun or stencil …

Understanding St Louis: The Activism of Bob Hansman

<i>For the past few weeks, events in Ferguson, Missouri have prompted many debates over what can or should be done to ease tensions in this suburb of St</i> …

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Magical Nighttime Long Exposures and Composites by Matt Payne

Oregon-based photographer Matt Payne's passion for the outdoors shines through in his stunning landscape and nightscape photography. He finds the most enchanting moments in which vibrant colors and lively motion overhead complement the stillness of the world below.<p>Payne uses long exposures and …

High Contrast, High Impact Photography by Kilian Schönberger - The Fox Is Black

One of the founding principles of art is understanding the balance of light and dark and how the two define shape. Once you fully understand these …

‘Celluloid Dreams’: A Photographers Quest to Preserve the Memory of Historic Theaters Across America

In an age of multiplexes, 3D cinema and pirated movies, the theatre is on the decline and rapidly fading in oblivion. Art Deco movie palaces, as they …

Photographer Gives Us an Inside Look at Meghalaya, India, ‘The Wettest Place On Earth’

New Zealand-based photographer Amos Chapple is a name you might recognize from his intimate look inside Iran that we shared just over a year ago. …

Missouri Congressmen Meeting With Defense Secretary Hagel To Talk Police Militarization

WASHINGTON -- Missouri congressmen will meet with Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Thursday to discuss possible changes to a Pentagon program that provides surplus military weapons to police departments.<p>Reps. Emanuel Cleaver (D) and Lacy Clay (D), who represents Ferguson, will discuss with Hagel …

New Video: Does it back up the police's version of a deadly shooting in St. Louis?

CNN has obtained new video of the shooting of a 23-year-old African American man by police in Saint Louis. The man is said to be mentally disturbed. Officers say he was waving a knife and charged at them. Watch the video and decide for yourself. Anderson also discussed the case with Chris Cuomo who …

Why few police shootings lead to indictments

It is still not clear what happened during the altercation between Michael Brown and Officer Darren Wilson. It could take months to find out whether criminal charges will be filed against him. Anderson spoke to former Los Angeles police officer and author David Klinger about why the vast majority …

Embarrassed to Photograph Ferguson

I’ve spent the past week down in Ferguson, MO covering the protests and police response. What I never expect was to find myself embarrassed to …

Nixon orders National Guard to withdraw from Ferguson

FERGUSON -- As calm remained early Friday morning on the streets where Michael Brown's death brought angry protests, support for the officer who killed the teen remained strong.<p>A page created to raise donations for Darren Wilson raised $218,000 from 5,400 people in the last four days.<p>The page on …

Mo. Police: Officer Who Shot Michael Brown Did Not Know Teen Was a Robbery Suspect

The officer who shot the Missouri teen Michael Brown was identified Friday as Darren Wilson.<p>In a press conference Friday morning, Ferguson, Mo., …

Ferguson Chief releases shooter's name, begins smearing of Michael Brown

Michael Brown's killer has been identified for the press and the public. But in the press conference conducted by Ferguson Police Chief Thomas …

Police Now Claim Michael Brown Was a Robbery Suspect UPDATE: Admit Officer Didn't Know That When Interaction Started

The FPD did, however, post a still from surveillance footage it claims shows Michael Brown in the act of robbing a convenience store of a box of …

Attorney of Brown Acquaintance Confirms Michael Brown Stole the Cigars

The attorney for Dorian Johnson, the man who was with Michael Brown when he was shot, says it was Brown who stole the cigars from the store where …

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KKK 'Raising Money' For Cop Who Shot Unarmed African-American Teen Michael Brown

The Ku Klux Klan is reportedly raising money for a police officer who shot and killed unarmed African-American teenager, according to a civil rights …

Attorney for family of Michael Brown speaks

Anthony Gray, an attorney representing the family of Michael Brown, an unarmed man shot and killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Mo., spoke to Times reporters on Aug. 15.

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Hip-Hop

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One Man Live-Tweeted The Shooting Of Michael Brown And It Seems To Have Gone Largely Unnoticed

We have no idea how this is apparently just surfacing on a wide scale, but a witness to the Michael Brown shooting live-tweeted the whole thing as it happened on August 9th. Here is Twitter user @TheePharoah describing, in vivid detail, what he saw.<p><i>Rolling Stone</i>‘s Tim Dickinson collected all of the …

Missouri State Senator On Michael Brown Killing: Theft Does Not Equal Death

The Missouri state senator who was tear-gassed while demonstrating in Ferguson, Missouri, over the police killing of unarmed teen Michael Brown, protested the injection of Brown's alleged robbery prior to his death into the debate over whether Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson's actions were …

J. Cole Mourns For Michael Brown In Tribute Song (LISTEN)

A week after 18-year-old Michael Brown was fatally shot by Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson, people across the country are demanding justice, including a multitude of entertainers and other public figures. Roc Nation artist J. Cole is the latest to add his voice with a new track …

Ferguson police clash with Michael Brown protesters again overnight

Police in riot gear clashed overnight with small groups of protesters in Ferguson, Missouri amid signs of renewed tensions over the shooting of an unarmed teenager by a local patrol officer.<p>The flareups, breaking a period of relative calm, came after police released surveillance footage that …

Some warn that Gov. Jay Nixon's curfew for Ferguson, Mo., may backfire

In an unusual declaration for an American city, Gov. Jay Nixon imposed a midnight-to-5 a.m. curfew Saturday after fresh violence erupted here amid public anger over the shooting death of an unarmed black man by a white police officer.<p>The governor's curfew and state-of-emergency decree underscored …

Among Michael Brown's neighbors, anger over a future lost

To understand Michael Brown and why his shooting has unleashed such anger here, go to the place where he lived and died.<p>Canfield Green Apartments, a worn complex of brick buildings surrounded by trees and hills, has become a rallying point for protesters. They congregate at its center, Canfield …

5 things to know about Michael Brown's shooting

What really happened to Michael Brown?<p>We know a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, fatally shot the 18-year-old, but police and witnesses have given different accounts of what happened in the moments before the shooting. The confusion has fueled protests in Ferguson and, strong police response …

John Legend: 'Black And Brown People Are Just Treated Differently In This Country'

At a private performance Friday evening in Santa Monica, California, singer John Legend discussed the upheaval in Ferguson, Missouri, bluntly. “Black and brown people are just treated differently in this country,” he said to a room of about 150 people.<p>“One of our original sins in this country has …