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# ferguson - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

'It is graphic. It is violent. It is chilling' - Police release footage of officer shooting black teen 16 times

At the time of his death, police were responding to complaints about someone breaking into cars and stealing radios.

# ferguson - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Police believe this video shows Ferguson suspect was armed

They said it shows him grabbing a handgun from his waistband after gunshots ring out.

# ferguson - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Oath Keepers: Why are a group of heavily armed white militiamen on the streets of Ferguson?

They say they’re there to defend the constitution.

# ferguson - Monday 10 August, 2015

State of emergency declared in Ferguson after remembrance march ends in violence

A teenager who was critically injured during the shootout has been charged with first-degree assault on a police officer.

# ferguson - Sunday 9 August, 2015

Video emerges of Christian Taylor shortly before he was shot dead FBI This post contains videos

Video emerges of Christian Taylor shortly before he was shot dead

Today marks the first anniversary of Michael Brown’s death.

What happened to Ferguson in the year since Michael Brown was killed?

“Everyone’s listening now.”

# ferguson - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

White cop who shot black teen says he now only goes out "with like-minded individuals"

Darren Wilson was cleared by the US federal government.

# ferguson - Monday 18 May, 2015

Jay Z and Beyonce "bailed protesters out after Ferguson and Baltimore protests"

The couple also gave to the burgeoning “Black Lives Matter movement”.

# ferguson - Saturday 25 April, 2015

Irish playwright embroiled in controversy over play about death of black teen

Actors have walked off Phelim McAleer’s “Ferguson”, a staged reading of testimony surrounding the police shooting of Michael Brown.

# ferguson - Monday 16 March, 2015

The 9 at 9: Monday

Everything you need to know as you start your morning – and your week.

Ferguson protesters tear up American flag

A man aged (20) was charged with shooting two police officers from a car.

# ferguson - Friday 13 March, 2015

Why Ferguson is on a knife-edge again

US president Barack Obama has described the shooting of two police officers as an ‘ambush’.

# ferguson - Thursday 12 March, 2015

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Here’s everything you need to know as you get going.

Two officers shot near Ferguson police department

The shooting came hours after the town’s police chief resigned in the wake of a damning report.

# ferguson - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Police in Ferguson made a racist comment about Barack Obama

Extracts into a Justice Department report into the Missouri police force have been leaked.

# ferguson - Sunday 28 December, 2014

The 33 photographs that took our breath away this year

From Leaving Certificate students to George Clooney, here are the most striking photographs from 2014.

# ferguson - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

'Bad choices were made': Clashes as police confirm black teenager shot dead near Ferguson

There are conflicting accounts of what happened prior to the shooting in the St Louis suburb of Berkeley.

The police killings that have sparked racial tensions in the US this year

The shooting dead of Antonio Martin joins a growing list of similar incidents in the last six months.

WATCH: Footage shows moments before police officer shot Antonio Martin St Louis This post contains videos

WATCH: Footage shows moments before police officer shot Antonio Martin

The shooting has sparked clashes between protesters and police a St Louis suburb two miles from Ferguson.

# ferguson - Friday 5 December, 2014

"I can’t breathe": New York protesters shout Eric Garner's final words

Father of six Eric Garner died after being placed in a chokehold by a white police officer.

# ferguson - Monday 1 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge 6 most talked about quotes from that Chris Rock article Race Relations

6 most talked about quotes from that Chris Rock article

Rock’s interview with New York magazine has caused a stir.

# ferguson - Sunday 30 November, 2014

The police officer who shot Michael Brown has resigned

“It is my hope that my resignation will allow the community to heal.”

# ferguson - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Streets of Ferguson calmer after three days of protests over teen's shooting

An officer will not be prosecuted over the shooting dead of Mike Brown (18).

# ferguson - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

Amnesty has sent its people to Ferguson to monitor police at protests

“The world is watching America”

Need a 10-minute break? Step into the Reading Room…

Ferguson, darkroom tricks, and butter in your coffee.

Clashes continue in Ferguson as cop who shot teen says he "did his job right"

Protests have been taking place across the US.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Catch up as you wake up

# ferguson - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Ferguson: Cop who killed unarmed black teen 'would not do anything different'

Darren Wilson has spoken for the first time since being cleared over the shooting of Michael Brown.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Catch up as you wake up.

Explainer: What is happening in Ferguson, Missouri?

It’s in the news again this morning – but why?

Ferguson: Protests, violence, over news that police officer won't be charged over shooting of teen

There are peaceful protests against the verdict across the US and riots have broken out again in Ferguson.

# ferguson - Monday 24 November, 2014

Woman preparing for Ferguson unrest 'shot self in head'

The woman is believed to have been waving the gun in a car when she accidentally shot herself, according to US reports.

Tensions high as grand jury reaches decision in Ferguson police shooting

It’s feared that tonight’s announcement could provoke a violent backlash.

# ferguson - Saturday 22 November, 2014

'I don't want my son's death to be in vain'

Tensions are high ahead of the grand jury ruling on the death of Michael Brown.

# ferguson - Monday 17 November, 2014

Missouri declares state of emergency ahead of Ferguson verdict

The black teen was shot by a white police officer this summer.

# ferguson - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Police officer who shot unarmed black teen says he 'feared for his life'

Darren Wilson shot Michael Brown in the St Louis suburb of Ferguson in August.

# ferguson - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Off-duty Missouri police officer fires 17 shots killing teen - police say he fired first

St. Louis Police say the deceased man fired at the officer first.

# ferguson - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Ferguson, Missouri is dealing with another shooting - this time a police officer has been shot

The officer, who was shot in the arm, was said to be chasing two men.

# ferguson - Monday 25 August, 2014

Mourners throng church in St. Louis for funeral of slain teen Michael Brown

Brown’s father has called for protests to be halted for the day.

# ferguson - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Opinion: The killing and imprisonment of journalists should concern us all

Worrying press arrests in Ferguson and the grisly murder of James Foley underlines it is in all of our interests to ensure journalists can report without fear.

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