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The Psychic Effects Of Seeing Police Everywhere In Ferguson

The Psychic Effects Of Seeing Police Everywhere In FergusonThe irony is as thick as smoke plumes unleashed on protesters during scuffles last night: A heavy police and National Guard presence is here to restore order and protect civilians after months of unrest that was arguably started by too many unpleasant encounters between police and civilians.

U.S. Beefs Up Security At Some Federal Buildings

U.S. Beefs Up Security At Some Federal BuildingsThe United States is beefing up security at some federal installations across the country, the Department of Homeland Security said on Tuesday.

Reports: Boko Haram May Have Kidnapped Dozens More Girls In Nigeria

Reports: Boko Haram May Have Kidnapped Dozens More Girls In NigeriaAccording to reports Monday morning, armed militants with the extremist group Boko Haram have continued to abduct young girls in Nigeria.

In St. Louis, A Rally And Protests Over Police Shootings

In St. Louis, A Rally And Protests Over Police ShootingsResponding to a call to gather in St. Louis for a weekend event called Ferguson October, more than 1,000 people are hitting the city's streets to protest the recent killing of young black men by police.

Hong Kong Leader Says Government Will Meet With Demonstrators

Hong Kong Leader Says Government Will Meet With DemonstratorsHong Kong's leader said today that his government has agreed to hold a dialogue with pro-democracy student activists to discuss reforms, but that such a discussion must take place within the context of Chinese law.

What’s At Stake For Hong Kong?

What’s At Stake For Hong Kong?Masses of pro-democracy protesters continue to pack the streets in Hong Kong, defying police who have responded with tear gas.

Hong Kong Police Use Tear Gas On Large Pro-Democracy Protest

Hong Kong Police Use Tear Gas On Large Pro-Democracy ProtestPolice in riot gear have been deployed to the streets of Hong Kong, where thousands of protesters are calling for free elections. Police used tear gas and pepper spray to try to clear the city's central business and government district.

San Diego School District’s New 18-Ton Armored Vehicle Creates Stir

San Diego School District’s New 18-Ton Armored Vehicle Creates StirThe San Diego Unified School District has acquired an MRAP, or mine-resistant ambush protected vehicle.

One Month Later: Michael Brown’s Family Calls For Arrest

One Month Later: Michael Brown’s Family Calls For ArrestThe family of Michael Brown issued a new call for the police officer who shot and killed the 18-year-old to be arrested Tuesday.

Ferguson Police Tactics Draw Justice Department Investigation

Ferguson Police Tactics Draw Justice Department InvestigationThe U.S. Department of Justice will launch an investigation into police tactics in Ferguson, Mo., with a focus on looking for a pattern or practice of discriminatory policing.
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