| Dec 1, 2014
| 6:12 PM
Five St. Louis Rams felt a higher calling Sunday. They took the field during pregame introductions displaying the "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" gesture.
At the risk of sounding like a St. Louis County grand juror, I would have preferred different...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 3:49 PM
I don't know.
That's my answer to the question posed in the headline.
I haven't seen all the evidence, haven't listened to the various witness statements and Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson's statement, haven't seen any medical reports or...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 8:34 PM
While the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division has been investigating the shooting of Michael Brown and the practices of the Ferguson Police Department, a different agency at Justice has been providing training to local police and assessing...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 9:00 PM
They caught a matinee showing of the action movie "John Wick," spent Sundays poolside at PGA National Resort and Spa and dined at LongHorn Steakhouse, TooJay's Gourmet Deli and Hurricane Grill and Wings.
When they weren't listening to testimony at the...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 8:44 PM
SANFORD — As Missouri prosecutors announced that Officer Darren Wilson would not be indicted, about 35 people who attended a rally at City Hall in downtown Sanford huddled around a woman holding a cellphone live-streaming the press conference....
| Oct 15, 2014
| 9:00 PM
As the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights hears testimony on "stand your ground" laws in Orlando on Friday, charges of racial discrimination will be the central focus. One black mother will testify that she lost her son, Jordan Davis, to gunshots fired by...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 2:00 PM
An accountant in the utility department for the city of Mascotte is pulling off a miracle: She continues to work even though the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission ruled Oct. 2 there is "reasonable cause" to believe the city manager discriminated...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 7:22 PM
Building trust among Hampton Roads law enforcement officials, prosecutors and members of the community is the key to avoiding the race-related tensions seen in Ferguson, Mo., several local leaders said Monday night.
About 70 people gathered at Bethel...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 11:27 AM
On Saturday night, a group of protesters interrupted a performance of the St. Louis symphony by singing a "justice for Mike Brown" song and chanting "black lives matter." A video of the incident shows the group unfurling banners over the symphony...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 10:25 PM
Producer Beth Marshall refers to the audience discussion that follows a performance of "The Trayvon Martin Project" as "the third act" of the show. It's an apt description as several of the evening's roughly 10-minute plays feel like talking points...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 4:30 PM
He's not exactly stepping aside quietly. Reaction to Eric Holder's resignation ranged from hagiographic to diabolical. Civil rights leaders praised him as the strongest attorney general since Bobby Kennedy. Fox News derided him as the nation's all-time...