Crime

Local pathology assistant Shawn Parcells is at the heart of the Ferguson storm

Shawn Parcells owns a Johnson County autopsy service and assisted in a private autopsy of Michael Brown. He’s not a doctor, which has raised concerns from some Missouri coroners about his role in autopsies, but he says his work is well within the law and he loves “helping families.”

Crime

Ferguson's flashpoint sparks national outrage

They were killed in Wisconsin, New York and California. Some were shot on the street. One was killed in a Wal-Mart. Another died after being placed in a chokehold. All died at the hands of police and all have been united by one thing: the killing of Michael Brown.

News

Ferguson rally marks 3 weeks since Brown's death

Hundreds converged on Ferguson on Saturday to march for Michael Brown, the unarmed black 18-year-old who was shot and killed by a white police officer three weeks ago to the day. His death stoked national discourse about police tactics and race, which the rally's organizers pledged to continue.

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