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Ferguson Grand Jury Evidence Reveals Mistakes, Holes In Investigation

huffingtonpost.com — Posted: Soon after Officer Darren Wilson shot and killed Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old, law enforcement's handling of the case was already being criticized as callous and sloppy. Residents of Ferguson, Missouri, looked on in horror as police officials failed to cover and later to remove Brown's body from the street for hours.
Nov 25, 2014

Darren Wilson packaged his own service weapon into an evidence envelope, according to investigator huff.to/1xYKUNZ

Nov 25, 2014

RT @nickpwing: Seems like Darren Wilson didn't know Michael Brown stole cigarillos until a while after killing him huff.to/1xYKUNZ

Nov 25, 2014

Seems like Darren Wilson didn't know Michael Brown stole cigarillos until a while after killing him huff.to/1xYKUNZ

Nov 25, 2014

RT @HuffingtonPost: Ferguson grand jury evidence reveals mistakes, holes in investigation huff.to/1rqf3OU

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I Went to a Taylor Swift-Themed SoulCycle Class and We Need to Talk About It

huffingtonpost.com — Posted: Anyone who has been within a five-foot radius of me (or follows me on social media) knows that I love Taylor Swift. And it's not just because we share the same name, birth year and penchant for red lipstick. We are kindred spirits. (But that is an entirely different post for another time, friends.)
Nov 25, 2014

I Went To A Taylor Swift-Themed SoulCycle Class And We Need To Talk About It huff.to/1xYkDPR via @HuffPostWomen

Nov 25, 2014

.@taylortrudon THIS is everything <3 "I Went To A Taylor Swift-Themed SoulCycle Class And We Need To Talk About It huff.to/1xYkDPR"

Nov 25, 2014

Can I be you when I grow up? (for reals)

Nov 25, 2014

RT @laurenduca: .@taylortrudon went to the Taylor Swift-themed Soul Cycle class, because that exists / so you don't have to! huffingtonpost.com/taylor-trudon/…

Nov 25, 2014

.@taylortrudon went to the Taylor Swift-themed Soul Cycle class, because that exists / so you don't have to! huffingtonpost.com/taylor-trudon/…

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Michael Brown Shooting Witness Admitted Racism In Journal Entry

huffingtonpost.com — Posted: WASHINGTON -- One of the witnesses to the fatal shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown admitted to holding racist views about African-Americans in a journal entry written on the same day of the shooting, according to documents released by St. Louis Prosecuting Attorny Robert McCulloch's office Monday. On Aug.
Nov 25, 2014

Michael Brown Witness: 'If You're Really Tryin' To Give Yourself Up, You're Gonna Lay Down’ huffingtonpost.com/2014/11/25/mic…

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Ferguson Smolders After Night Of Fires, Unrest Following Grand Jury Decision

huffingtonpost.com — Posted: Ferguson, Missouri is waking up to a city that is still smoldering after a night of unrest following a grand jury's decision not to indict officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown. At least a dozen buildings were torched and looted, many of them local businesses that police said were total losses.
Nov 25, 2014

Mitch McConnell reacts to #Ferguson, calls Obama an "articulate spokesman” huff.to/1xBOQz2

Nov 25, 2014

Michael Brown, Sr. reacts to grand jury’s decision: “I’m just crushed.” huff.to/1rq5TSt #Ferguson

Nov 25, 2014

We're still following the aftermath in #Ferguson... Get our latest here: huff.to/1ybtr3p

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Here's How To Find A Ferguson Protest In Your Area

huffingtonpost.com — Posted: After a grand jury declined to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson Monday night on any charges for the killing of unarmed black teen Michael Brown last August, protests erupted around the country. Brown's family has called for peaceful protests, though anger over the news that there would be no charges for Wilson has sparked destructive demonstrations.

Six Years Later, Walmart Still Hasn't Paid A $7,000 Fine For Black Friday Worker's Death

huffingtonpost.com — Posted: WASHINGTON -- This coming Black Friday will mark six years since a worker died beneath a throng of shoppers at a Walmart on Long Island. Although federal regulators faulted the retail giant in the tragedy, Walmart still hasn't been compelled to pay the modest $7,000 fine that was levied against it.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @sbanjo: Six Years Later, Walmart Still Hasn't Paid A $7,000 Fine For Black Friday Worker's Death huff.to/1rny4BD via @HuffPostBiz

Nov 25, 2014

Six Years Later, Walmart Still Hasn't Paid A $7,000 Fine For Black Friday Worker's Death huff.to/1rny4BD via @HuffPostBiz

Nov 25, 2014

Six Years Later, Walmart Still Hasn't Paid A $7,000 Fine For Black Friday Worker's Death huffingtonpost.com/2014/11/25/wal… via @HuffPostBiz

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Here's A Timeline Of The Events In Ferguson Since Michael Brown's Death

huffingtonpost.com — Posted: Check out a timeline of the shooting and the events since: Diane Jeanty contributed reporting. WASHINGTON -- The St. Louis County grand jury announced on Monday that it will not indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown.

Photos Of Darren Wilson's Injuries Released

huffingtonpost.com — Posted: Statement via the the Department of Justice: While the grand jury proceeding in St. Louis County has concluded, the Justice Department's investigation into the shooting of Michael Brown remains ongoing. Though we have shared information with local prosecutors during the course of our investigation, the federal inquiry has been independent of the local one from the start, and remains so now.
Nov 25, 2014

More sad irony. #ferguson #fergusondecision #healSTL MT St. Louis Alderman's Community Outreach Center Catches Fire huff.to/1Fm1atw

Nov 25, 2014

I had worse when I slept on my pillow weird the other night. RT @aterkel: Here are photos of Darren Wilson's injuries huff.to/1xwGUiz

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George Stephanopoulos Conducts First Interview With Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson

huffingtonpost.com — Posted: ABC News' George Stephanopoulos has conducted the very first interview with Darren Wilson, the Ferguson, Missouri, police officer who shot and killed 18-year-old Michael Brown in August. Just finished a more than hourlong interview with Officer Darren Wilson. No question off limits.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @HuffingtonPost: George Stephanopoulos conducts first interview with Ferguson officer Darren Wilson huff.to/1xYbeYK

Nov 25, 2014

Darren Wilson justifies the killing to @GStephanopoulos tonight on @ABC World News Tonight. More on @Nightline. m.huffpost.com/us/entry/62204…

Nov 25, 2014

RT @HuffingtonPost: George Stephanopoulos conducts first interview with Ferguson officer Darren Wilson huff.to/1xYbeYK

Nov 25, 2014

George Stephanopoulos lands first interview with Ferguson officer Darren Wilson huff.to/1rpm0Qc

Darren Wilson's Lawyers Release A Statement And It Doesn't Mention Michael Brown

huffingtonpost.com — Posted: A St. Louis County grand jury decided on Monday not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old, in August. Wilson's lawyers released a statement shortly after the announcement reacting to the grand jury decision.
Nov 24, 2014

RT @SabrinaSiddiqui: Darren Wilson’s lawyers release a statement and it doesn’t mention Michael Brown huffingtonpost.com/2014/11/24/dar… #Ferguson

Nov 24, 2014

Darren Wilson’s lawyers release a statement and it doesn’t mention Michael Brown huffingtonpost.com/2014/11/24/dar… #Ferguson

Nov 24, 2014

RT @PaulaEdgar: *RAGE* RT @HuffPostPol: Darren Wilson's lawyers release a statement...and it doesn't mention Michael Brown #Ferguson huff.to/1xVWXM9

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Clergy Work Through Night, Day Calling For Justice With Peace In Ferguson

huffingtonpost.com — Posted: Following the grand jury's decision not to indict Police Officer Darren Wilson for the shooting death of Michael Brown, thousands took to the streets in Ferguson, Missouri, and around the country to protest.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @HuffPostRelig: Clergy are working night and day to bring peace, call for justice in Ferguson huff.to/1xY7iqW

Nov 25, 2014

RT @AntoniaMiran: Clergy in Ferguson & surrounding areas are working tirelessly to usher in a just peace huff.to/11VfiLb @CarolKuruv…

Nov 25, 2014

RT @AntoniaMiran: Clergy in Ferguson & surrounding areas are working tirelessly to usher in a just peace huff.to/11VfiLb @CarolKuruv…

Nov 25, 2014

Ferguson Clergy: 'We're Not Going To Be Silenced' huff.to/1xXYz82 via @antoniamiran & @carolkuruvilla

Americans Remain Deeply Divided Over Ferguson Shooting, Poll Finds

huffingtonpost.com — Posted: Americans are still deeply divided over the shooting of Michael Brown this summer by police officer Darren Wilson, according to a HuffPost/YouGov poll taken before a grand jury decision not to indict Wilson was released Monday night.
Nov 25, 2014

HuffPost/YouGov poll finds Americans remain deeply divided over #Ferguson shooting. huff.to/1ropVNg

Nov 25, 2014

Americans Remain Deeply Divided Over Ferguson Shooting, Poll Finds huff.to/1ropVNg via @HuffPostChicago

Nov 25, 2014

New HuffPost/YouGov poll confirms racial division on Ferguson shooting, whether Wilson should have been charged huff.to/1ropVNg

Ferguson Grand Jury Decision Reportedly Reached: Live Updates

huffingtonpost.com — Posted: A grand jury reportedly reached a decision Monday about whether to indict Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson for killing 18-year-old Michael Brown. Some arrests have already been made in Ferguson, with police taking some demonstrators into custody on Nov. 20. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon (D) declared a state of emergency on Nov.
Nov 25, 2014

McConnell on Ferguson: “I think the President’s an articulate spokesman for that issue and I really think he’s right” huff.to/1y9SxyQ

Nov 25, 2014

RT @HuffingtonPost: Darren Wilson describes why he used lethal force against Michael Brown huff.to/1rkfxGn

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You Heard About The Lootings In Ferguson. Here Are The People Cleaning Up The Mess.

huffingtonpost.com — Posted: Cleanup has begun in Ferguson, Missouri, after a night of unrest following a grand jury's decision to not indict officer Darren Wilson for the fatal shooting of Michael Brown. Hundreds of people, including university students and local nuns, gathered Tuesday to help those affected along South Florissant Road, according to St.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @ryanjreilly: “This is where I was born and raised, and no one will come here and tear it down.” huff.to/1rpvbjQ #Ferguson pic.twitter.com/cbmVTuXMxB

Nov 25, 2014

“This is where I was born and raised, and no one will come here and tear it down.” huff.to/1rpvbjQ #Ferguson pic.twitter.com/cbmVTuXMxB

Darren Wilson: There's 'No Way' Michael Brown Put His Hands Up

huffingtonpost.com — Ferguson Grand Jury Reaches Decision Ferguson Prosecutor Gives Bizarre Press Conference Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson Not Indicted In Michael Brown Shooting Ferguson Smolders After Night Of Fires, Unrest Politicians React To Ferguson Grand Jury Not Indicting Darren Wilson What Your Work Lunch Really Says About You You're More Likely To

Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson Not Indicted In Michael Brown Shooting

huffingtonpost.com — Posted: CLAYTON, Mo. -- A grand jury has decided not to indict Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson for killing 18-year-old Michael Brown, St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch announced Monday. The Aug. 9 death of Brown, who was unarmed, sparked massive demonstrations in the St.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @HuffPostPol: Brown family "profoundly disappointed that the killer of our child will not face the consequence of his actions" huff.to/1C7RGDZ

Nov 25, 2014

Darren Wilson Describes Why He Used Lethal Force Against Michael Brown huff.to/11RBcjc

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A Landmark Retail Workers 'Bill of Rights' Passes Unanimously In San Francisco

huffingtonpost.com — Posted: Amid growing concern over erratic work schedules, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors on Tuesday passed a first-of-its-kind law aimed at securing more stable hours for retail workers. Dubbed " the retail workers bill of rights," the law, which passed the 11-member, all-Democratic board unanimously, requires the city's large chain retailers to post workers' schedules at least two weeks ahead of time.
Nov 25, 2014

Breaking: Landmark "Bill of Rights" for Retail Workers Passes Unanimously In San Francisco. huffingtonpost.com/2014/11/25/ret… @jamieson

Nov 25, 2014

San Francisco just now passed a landmark 'bill of rights' for retail workers huffingtonpost.com/2014/11/25/ret…

Witness: Michael Brown Said 'I Give Up' Before Being Shot

huffingtonpost.com — Posted: A witness to the Michael Brown shooting says she heard the teenager say, "I give up," before being fatally shot by Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson. The unnamed witness told her story to law enforcement agents on Aug. 16, one week after the shooting.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @samsteinhp: Witness says he/she “knows” Brown said 'I give up' before being shot huffingtonpost.com/2014/11/25/wit… via @Hoont and @igorbobic

Nov 25, 2014

Witness says he/she “knows” Brown said 'I give up' before being shot huffingtonpost.com/2014/11/25/wit… via @Hoont and @igorbobic

Nov 25, 2014

My story: Brown Said 'I Give Up' Before Being Shot, According To Witness huff.to/1roPdLm via @HuffPostPol pic.twitter.com/gYRUFbDurY

UVA Board Debates Fraternities, Reforms In Emergency Meeting On Campus Rape

huffingtonpost.com — Posted: The University of Virginia's governing body, the Board of Visitors, announced during a special meeting held Tuesday that the school will begin to take several steps to address sexual assault on campus.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @tylerkingkade: Another #UVA board member said that frat members are wearing a "scarlet letter" right now huff.to/1ts6ymf

Nov 25, 2014

Another #UVA board member said that frat members are wearing a "scarlet letter" right now huff.to/1ts6ymf

Nov 25, 2014

Helen Dragas calls on #UVA to be transparent, one member proposes bursting into frat parties to check IDs huff.to/1ts6ymf

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