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Grand jury hearing Michael Brown case to meet Monday

msnbc.com — Ferguson, Mo. - President Obama and U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder have urged calm ahead of a grand jury decision - expected any day - on whether to charge police officer Darren Wilson with a crime in the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown. Still, authorities, residents and businesses here are bracing for unrest.
Nov 22, 2014

Even the "I Love Ferguson" HQ has boarded up its windows as we wait for news from the grand jury. w/ @AliyahFrumin msnbc.com/msnbc/ferguson…

Nov 22, 2014

RT @JamilSmith: The St. Louis County grand jury won't vote on whether or not to indict Darren Wilson until Monday, soonest. on.msnbc.com/1vA348u

Nov 22, 2014

The St. Louis County grand jury won't vote on whether or not to indict Darren Wilson until Monday, soonest. on.msnbc.com/1vA348u

MSNBC and #GivingTuesday

nbcnews.com — Tell us what you're giving this #GivingTuesday

Atty: Brown family exploring all legal avenues

nbcnews.com — Benjamin Crump, Michael Brown family attorney, sits down with Richard Lui to talk about how Michael Brown's family is preparing for the Grand Jury decision, as well as their next steps if Officer Wilson is not indicted.
Nov 22, 2014

#MichaelBrown family attorney in NYC not in #Ferguson Sat/Sun. Does it mean no announcement this wknd, his answer: msnbc.com/alex-witt/watc…

What it was like covering JFK's assassination

nbcnews.com — The panelists remember the massive shock they felt on learning of John F. Kennedy's death and recall what it was like to cover the news as a journalist.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @upwithsteve: Robert MacNeil’s amazing tale of covering JFK assassination, 51 yrs. ago today. Throwback squared. on.msnbc.com/1bG6CJY via @msnbc

Undocumented immigrant speaks out for change

nbcnews.com — Maru Mora Villalpando, an immigration reform activist and immigrant herself, tells Richard Lui why she risked going public with her status to fight for immigration reform, as well as how President Obama's executive action will impact her and her family.

In case you missed it: Catch up on this week's top stories

msnbc.com — Welcome to the new culture war, this time rebranded as a battle over religious liberty. Why Gov. Jay Nixon's Ferguson Commission just might work by Trymaine Lee The 16-member commission marks the first step in the tough work of sifting through all the detritus left in the fallout from Michael Brown's killing.

Play a round of Up Against the Clock yourself

nbcnews.com — How close were you paying attention this week? Steve Kornacki challenges you to a quick round of the Up Against the Clock game in this special digital edition.
Nov 22, 2014

New questions, worse prizes, different wardrobe: play along with the web edition of Up Against the Clock on.msnbc.com/1yDppPV

In NYC, Hillary Clinton calls Obama's immigration action 'historic'

msnbc.com — Hillary Clinton praised President Obama's executive action on immigration as an "historic step," and called for a return to the "vital center" at a black tie event in New York City Friday night. At a gala for the New York Historical Society, which honored Clinton with its "History Maker" award, the former secretary of state called Obama's order "historic."
Nov 22, 2014

Hillary Clinton calls for return to a "vital center" --but what is "center" in 2014/2016? on.msnbc.com/1vyin1v via @msnbc

Nov 22, 2014

I tweeted one line of Clinton's remarks on immigration, but full context is important. See here. msnbc.com/msnbc/hillary-…

Nov 22, 2014

Hillary Clinton made first public comments on Obama's immigration order last night. msnbc.com/msnbc/hillary-…

Hillary Clinton breaks silence on immigration action

nbcnews.com — Big money supporters of Hillary Clinton and top political advisers are meeting in New York right as the former secretary of state comes out in full support of President Obama's immigration plan. Msnbc's Alex Seitz-Wald reports.
Nov 21, 2014

RT @msnbc: Hillary Clinton breaks her silence on immigration, comes out in full support of Obama's plan: on.msnbc.com/1xyMDbv pic.twitter.com/55xMXnWghI

Nov 21, 2014

RT @msnbc: Hillary Clinton breaks her silence on immigration, comes out in full support of Obama's plan: on.msnbc.com/1xyMDbv pic.twitter.com/55xMXnWghI

Nov 21, 2014

RT @msnbc: Hillary Clinton breaks her silence on immigration, comes out in full support of Obama's plan: on.msnbc.com/1xyMDbv pic.twitter.com/55xMXnWghI

Nov 21, 2014

RT @msnbc: Hillary Clinton breaks her silence on immigration, comes out in full support of Obama's plan: on.msnbc.com/1xyMDbv pic.twitter.com/55xMXnWghI

Nov 21, 2014

RT @msnbc: Hillary Clinton breaks her silence on immigration, comes out in full support of Obama's plan: on.msnbc.com/1xyMDbv pic.twitter.com/55xMXnWghI

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Hillary Clinton's first campaign ad of 2016?

msnbc.com — Hillary Clinton has yet to declare her intentions to run for president, but she already has the makings of a campaign team and donor network - many of whom are meeting in New York Friday - and now she has something resembling a campaign ad.

Can anyone stop Hillary Clinton?

msnbc.com — Even as a cadre of the Democratic Party's greatest minds and deepest wallets convene in a hotel ballroom in New York City to plot Clinton's domination of the 2016 presidential nomination, a field of credible challengers is beginning to take shape.
Nov 21, 2014

So @aseitzwald has some great details on Sanders 2016. Those guys sound serious: msnbc.com/msnbc/can-anyo…

Nov 21, 2014

RT @aseitzwald: Team Bernie Sanders wants to raise/spend $50 million to run serious campaign in 2016. msnbc.com/msnbc/can-anyo…

Nov 21, 2014

Brown-Clinton 2016 here we come! RT @aseitzwald: .@GovEdRendell: “You never say never with Jerry Brown." msnbc.com/msnbc/can-anyo…

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Ferguson grand jury decision expected soon

nbcnews.com — A grand jury in suburban St. Louis is in session for what could be the final stages to determine whether or not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the August death of Michael Brown. Trymaine Lee and Jonathan Capehart join to discuss.

Race and class with a side of cupcakes in Ferguson

msnbc.com — ST. LOUIS - In the days and weeks after Michael Brown Jr. was shot dead in Ferguson, customers streamed into a bakery about a dozen miles away and talked race, class and the killing over coffee and cupcakes. The bakery, SweetArt, in St.
Nov 21, 2014

RT @bfouhy: A St. Louis bakery offers art and tranquility as Ferguson grand jury decision looms. Lovely story from @trymainelee msnbc.com/msnbc/race-and…

Nov 21, 2014

A St. Louis bakery offers art and tranquility as Ferguson grand jury decision looms. Lovely story from @trymainelee msnbc.com/msnbc/race-and…

In Shaw, an artist reflects on tension in the community

nbcnews.com — Artist and bakery owner Cbabi Bayac tells msnbc national reporter Trymaine Lee about social and economic concerns in Ferguson and the St. Louis neighborhood of Shaw, Missouri, and how the Michael Brown shooting has begun to inform Bayoc's art.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @msnbc: The Michael Brown shooting has informed this artist's work in a big way. See the results: on.msnbc.com/1xWQCgN pic.twitter.com/bVz0s46hmr

Nov 21, 2014

WATCH--> In Shaw, an artist reflects on tension in the community on.msnbc.com/1zKdsbQ via @msnbc

What it means to be an American

nbcnews.com — Chris Hayes talks to journalist Jose Antonio Vargas about what it will be like to see his mother for the first time in 21 years thanks to President Obama's executive action on immigration.
Nov 21, 2014

Bill O'Reilly says: U don't deserve to be here. Many say: U gotta earn it. What have YOU done to earn it? on.msnbc.com/1z5TG9H

Nov 21, 2014

RT @msnbc: Thanks to President Obama's #immigrationaction, @joseiswriting will get to see his mom for the first time in 21 years on.msnbc.com/1z5TG9H

Ohio men wrongly convicted of murder released after 39 years

msnbc.com — Two Ohio men wrongly accused of murder experienced freedom for the first time in nearly four decades on Friday morning, but said they don't harbor bitterness over their unjust imprisonment. A Cleveland judge on Wednesday had dropped all charges against Ricky Jackson, 57, and Wiley Bridgeman, 60, allowing for the pair's release.

The November 22 'MHP' Syllabus

msnbc.com — A lasting solution? Not quite, but millions of undocumented immigrants are now able to go to sleep without the nightmare of deportation for the next three years. On Thursday evening, President Obama announced sweeping changes to immigration enforcement through the use of executive action.

Tom Brokaw on his career, fighting cancer, and witnessing a changing America

nbcnews.com — Andrea Mitchell sits down with Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient Tom Brokaw about his career and life experiences, including why it's important to him that he grew up in a "working class town.

Shots fired: House Republicans file Obamacare lawsuit

msnbc.com — House Republicans filed a lawsuit against the White House, alleging an abuse of power over the administration's changes to Obamacare 's implementation, the latest attempt by the Republican Party to unravel the president's signature legislation. The lawsuit comes just hours after President Obama enacted sweeping immigration changes, earning vitriolic protests from Republicans and promises to fight back against his executive authority.