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Jason Carroll on "who was Michael Brown"

Reporting from the ground in Ferguson, Missouri, CNN's Jason Carroll profiles 18-year-old Michael Brown, the young man shot and killed by a local police officer nearly a week ago.<p>In his story, Carroll presents two distinct and opposing descriptions.<p>In one case, friends and family members describe …

Attorney: Dorian Johnson didn't lie - CNN Video

Ferguson Police: Video shows Michael Brown in store robbery

Six days after the fatal shooting of unarmed teen Michael Brown, police released raw video from surveillance cameras they say show Brown robbing a convenience store on the day he was killed. Many in the Ferguson community, including Brown's family were outraged that information about the robbery …

Police: Officer Darren Wilson had faced no disciplinary action prior to shooting

Darren Wilson was just one of 53 officers in a small-town police department until his encounter with an 18-year-old August 9 on a street in Ferguson, Missouri.<p>"He was a gentle, quiet man," Police Chief Thomas Jackson said Friday, referring to Wilson. "He was a distinguished officer. He was a …

Support grows for Darren Wilson, officer who shot Ferguson teen Michael Brown

While the nation is watching and hearing the angry protests in support of black shooting victim Michael Brown, a different kind of support is being voiced for the white police officer who fatally shot the unarmed teenager.<p>In a first account of its kind, a caller to Radio America's "The Dana Show," …

Man shot and killed by St. Louis Police

St. Louis police shot and killed a young African-American man Tuesday after authorities say he brandished a knife.<p>The shooting took place not far from Ferguson, Missouri, where the shooting death of black teenager Michael Brown by a white police officer has touched off violent protests.<p>"The …

What we know about Ferguson

Events continue to unfold at a rapid pace in Ferguson, Missouri. The city has been in turmoil since August 9, when white city police officer Darren Wilson fatally shot Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager.<p>Protesters and law enforcement officers have clashed in the streets for several …

Officer to protesters: I will kill you - CNN Video

'I see the officer get out of the car and immediately start shooting'

Michael Brady is stepping forward with a new account of Michael Brown's final moments. He was inside his apartment when he first heard Brown's altercation with Officer Darren WIlson, then he saw it out the window. Brady says he ran outside after the first shots were fired. He tells Anderson that's …

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 …

Michael Brown Scholarship Fund Will Honor Late Teen's Legacy, Help Siblings Attend College

One organization is working to not only honor the achievements and legacy of the late Michael Brown, but to also help his younger siblings achieve what he didn't have the chance to.<p>Brown, the unarmed black teen who was shot and killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, earlier this month, …

No, Missouri Highway Patrol Capt. Ron Johnson isn’t throwing up gang signs

<b>Capt. Ron Johnson of the Missouri Highway Patrol is surrounded by media after meeting with protesters Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. (AP/Jeff Roberson)</b><p>Black fraternities are not synonymous with gangs<p>Ian Blair<p>August 20, 2014 3:50pm (UTC)<p>Since taking the reins of the security detail in …

Policeman Suspended For Pointing A Rifle At A Peaceful Protester In Missouri

A St. Louis-area police officer was suspended indefinitely on Wednesday for pointing a semi-automatic assault rifle at a peaceful demonstrator as tensions flared during protests over the Aug. 9 police shooting of black teenager Michael Brown.<p>The incident just before midnight on Tuesday punctuated …

CHP submits freeway beating case for possible charges against officer

The California Highway Patrol officer who was videotaped punching a woman on the 10 Freeway has been stripped of his duties and could face "potentially serious charges," the agency announced Wednesday.<p>CHP officials said in a statement that they had forwarded to prosecutors the results of a criminal …

Grand jury to open amid uneasy peace in Ferguson

FERGUSON, MO. — As a grand jury began investigating whether a Ferguson police officer should be criminally charged for the death of Michael Brown, the embattled community, hit by violent protests the past 11 days, enjoyed its first night of relative calm since the teen was killed Aug. 9.<p>By 12:30 …

Cowboys release backup QB Kyle Orton

The Cowboys released quarterback Kyle Orton on Wednesday, meaning Brandon Weeden is the new backup in Dallas.<p><b>More NFL: Photos | Videos & GIFs |</b> …

VIDEO: Michael Sam wins Arthur Ashe Courage Award, gives emotional speech

Rams rookie Michael Sam won the Arthur Ashe Courage Award on Wednesday night and gave an emotional speech while accepting it at the ESPYs.<p><b>More NFL:</b> …

Jerry Jones: 2014 not a 'make or break' season for Jason Garrett

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones say Jason Garrett isn't facing a 'make or break' season in Dallas.<p>Training camp can't officially start in Dallas until …

Cowboys' Rolando McClain sentenced to 18 days in jail, appealing decision

Rolando McClain was sentenced to 18 days in jail on Friday after being found guilty on charges of resisting arrest and disorderly conduct.<p><b>More NFL:</b> …

Jerry Jones was 'that close' to drafting Johnny Manziel

Cowboys owner and GM Jerry Jones says he was 'that close' to taking Johnny Manziel but made the right decision by drafting offensive lineman Zack …

Report: Cowboys DE DeMarcus Lawrence breaks foot, out 8-12 weeks

Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence, the 34th overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, will be out at least two months after breaking his foot in …

Stephen Jones: We want 'to make Dez a Cowboy for life'

Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant, in the final year of his rookie deal, is due a substantial pay increase. The only issue is when.<p><b>More NFL: Photos |</b> …

Today in Optimism: Cowboys mail out 2014 season playoff tickets

The Cowboys must be ultra-confident in their ability to make the postseason.<p><b>More NFL: Photos | Videos & GIFs | Training Camp updates | Manziel …

Cowboys QB Tony Romo won't play in preseason game vs. Chargers

Cowboys QB Tony Romo, who underwent back surgery in December but has been participating in training camp, won't play in Thursday's preseason opener …

Cowboys WR Dez Bryant on J.J. Wilcox's aggressiveness: 'I love it'

The Cowboys had their first real 2014 training camp scuffle Sunday when, during non-contact drills, S J.J. Wilcox leveled WR Dez Bryant as he came …

Jerry Jones: Cowboys will make roster spot for Josh Brent if he's reinstated

If Josh Brent gets reinstated to the NFL, he'll have a roster spot waiting for him in Dallas.<p><b>More NFL: Photos | Videos & GIFs | Training Camp updates</b> …

Cowboys QB coach: Romo's deep throws inconsistent due to his back

While the expectation is that Tony Romo will be ready once the regular season starts, his position coach, Wade Wilson, says that he has struggled …

Dolphins S Reshad Jones suspended 4 games for PEDs violation

Dolphins safety Reshad Jones has been suspended four games for violating the league's policy against performance-enhancing drugs, the league …

Cowboys' Jerry Jones says racy photos of him are a misrepresentation

Jerry Jones says he was 'misrepresented' in a series of racy pictures that leaked online last week. The Cowboys owner says the photos were taken five …

Chiefs QB Alex Smith not interested in pay-as-you-go contract

There's no denying that Chiefs QB Alex Smith wants -- and deserves -- a contract extension. The question, of course, is how much he's looking for and …