JSU students protest Ferguson grand jury inaction

December 4, 2014 in Education, News

The Mississippi Link Newswire Jackson State University students participated in the nationwide “Hands Up Walkout” protest on the main campus in Jackson on Monday. Gathering at 12:01 p.m. on Gibbs-Green Pedestrian Plaza, about […]

Darren Wilson resigns: Ferguson police officer who shot Michael Brown steps down

December 1, 2014 in News, The Buzz

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The Ferguson police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown has resigned, his attorney said Saturday, nearly four months after the confrontation between the white officer and […]

A glance at Ferguson: Then, now and the future

November 26, 2014 in News, The Buzz

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown spoke publicly for the first time about the confrontation, and for the second straight night crowds poured […]

Prosecutor faces new criticism over Ferguson case

November 26, 2014 in News, The Buzz

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — He criticized the media. He talked about witness testimony that didn’t match physical evidence. And he did it at night, as a city already on edge […]

Protests against Ferguson decision grow across US

November 26, 2014 in News, The Buzz

By SADIE GURMAN The Associated Press  People protesting the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision took to the streets in cities across the U.S. for a second day Tuesday, showing that the […]

Thousands rally across US after Ferguson decision

November 25, 2014 in News

By SADIE GURMAN The Associated Press Thousands of people rallied late Monday in U.S. cities including Los Angeles and New York to passionately but peacefully protest a grand jury’s decision not […]

Missouri police preparing for grand jury decision

October 24, 2014 in News, The Buzz, Uncategorized

By DAVID A. LIEB and JIM SALTER FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Missouri police have been brushing up on constitutional rights and stocking up on riot gear to prepare for a grand jury’s decision […]