The federal probe is examining whether Darren Wilson intentionally violated Michael Brown’s civil rights. Justice Department veterans say proving he violated federal criminal law will be difficult.
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Art imitates life for Chris Pearce — English teacher by day, comic artist by night. Inspired by his students, the material practically writes itself.
Wilson told a grand jury in September that Michael Brown punched him twice in the face and “the third one could be fatal if he hit me right.” The grand jury declined to charge him in Brown’s death.
The violence followed a grand jury’s decision Monday not to charge police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown in August. More protests are planned for today.
Environmentalists are suing to stop Alabama from using nearly $60 million in BP oil spill recovery funds to build a new hotel on the beach. The project is one of dozens underway across the region.
A woman is thought to be spreading Ebola in a remote village. So health workers spend four hours trekking through the bush to track her down. By the time they make it, it’s too late.
Vandalism, violence and a dozen fires broke out in pockets of St. Louis County, Mo., in the tense hours following a grand jury’s decision not to indict the officer who fatally shot Michael Brown.
Years in the making, the new rules will require chain restaurants with 20 or more locations to post calorie information on their menus. Even movie theaters and vending machines are covered.
“There are Americans who agree with it,” President Obama says of the jury’s decision, “and there are Americans who are deeply disappointed — even angry. It’s an understandable reaction.”
Leading companies are keeping tight-lipped about what they’re doing to protect customers from similar attacks that have hit Target, Home Depot and other major retailers.
A look at the chronology of events leading to a grand jury’s decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown.
The University of California system recently approved a 5 percent tuition hike, annually, for up to five years. Students at UC Berkeley have taken the lead in protesting the measure.
There’s not enough evidence that screening the general public for vitamin D deficiency helps reduce the risk of disease, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force says.
“No probable cause exists” to file any indictments against police officer Darren Wilson, St. Louis County prosecuting attorney Robert McCulloch said Monday night.