The latest from Ferguson

At the New York TimesJohn Eligon informs us that Michael Brown spent his last weeks grappling with problems and promise (590 shares). But as Gawker's Michelle Dean points out, "This story… describes Mike Brown as a more or less normal teenager, not 'grappling with problems.' IDK." Freelance journalist Jess Zimmerman has even stronger words: "Literally says 'Michael Brown was no angel' AYFKM."

And USA Today's Yamiche Alcindor was on the scene as Brown's family prepares to say goodbye (781 shares). 

 

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