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Lezley McSpadden Is Still Fighting

Six years ago, her son Michael Brown was killed in Ferguson. The officer has faced no charges.

michael brown - New York Magazine
5:00am PDT - July 31st, 2020

Michael Brown killing: Ferguson officer who shot teenager dead in 2014 won’t face charges

Reexamined evidence did not show Darren Wilson murdered the black teenager, say prosecutors

michael brown - Google News
1:20am PDT - July 31st, 2020

Deal on U.S. coronavirus aid bill elusive as jobless benefit nears expiration - Reuters India

Just one day before a federal jobless benefit was set to expire, the U.S. Congress was no closer on Thursday to a deal extending or replacing the extra $600 per week in payments to tens of millions of Americans thrown out of work by the coronavirus pandemic.

michael brown - Reuters
8:33pm PDT - July 30th, 2020

Michael Brown: Officer won't be charged for 2014 killing of teenager

The killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson triggered protests across the US in 2014.

michael brown - BBC News
8:30pm PDT - July 30th, 2020

Missouri prosecutor declines charges in Ferguson teen's death

Death of Michael Brown at the hands of police in 2014 led to protests and helped spawn the Black Lives Matter movement.

michael brown - Al Jazeera English
4:21pm PDT - July 30th, 2020

In 2014 shooting of Michael Brown, St. Louis' top prosecutor announces no charges against Darren Wilson

A St. Louis County, Mo., prosecutor said Thursday, that he will not be charging the police officer who shot 18-year-old Michael Brown in 2014, after quietly reopening the investigation.

michael brown - Google News
4:11pm PDT - July 30th, 2020

Missouri Prosecutor Declines to Charge Officer Who Killed Michael Brown But Says Ex-Cop Is Not ‘Exonerated’

St. Louis County’s top prosecutor announced he will not charge the former police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.

michael brown - Time
3:18pm PDT - July 30th, 2020

Prosecutor: No charges for officer in Michael Brown’s death

The county prosecutor announced his decision after quietly re-investigating the case in a five-month review.

michael brown - Politico
3:02pm PDT - July 30th, 2020

CANADA FX DEBT-C$ gains as investors sell greenbacks on 'downbeat' Fed - Reuters

The Canadian dollar rose against its U.S. counterpart on Wednesday as the Federal Reserve's dovish stance weighed broadly on the greenback and the Ontario government paved the way for most businesses in Canada's most populous city to reopen. The U.S. …

michael brown - Reuters
12:50pm PDT - July 29th, 2020

Announcing the Disrupt 2020 agenda

For the past 10 years, Disrupt has been a place for the tech community to come together to connect and learn. And while thousands of techies won’t be able to descend on the Moscone Center this year, the Disrupt show will most certainly go on. On the conferenc…

michael brown - TechCrunch
8:30am PDT - July 28th, 2020

King dollar's decline ripples across the globe - Reuters India

An accelerating decline in the U.S. dollar is reverberating around the world, adding fuel to a global momentum rally that has boosted prices for everything from technology stocks to gold.

michael brown - Reuters
4:11am PDT - July 28th, 2020

King dollar's decline ripples across the globe - Reuters

An accelerating decline in the U.S. dollar is reverberating around the world, adding fuel to a global momentum rally that has boosted prices for everything from technology stocks to gold.

michael brown - Reuters
4:07am PDT - July 28th, 2020

Trump files new challenge to subpoena for his tax returns - Reuters

President Donald Trump on Monday filed a new challenge to the Manhattan District Attorney's subpoena for his tax returns, weeks after the U.S. Supreme Court said the president was not immune from state criminal probes.

michael brown - Reuters
2:29pm PDT - July 27th, 2020

A stunning new photo of Saturn reveals the planet's summer and winter in remarkable clarity

  • Astronomers just released a vivid new portrait of Saturn that captures summertime in the planet's northern hemisphere and blue-hued winter in the south.
  • The portrait is part of a project that studies how gaseous planets have evolved. 
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    michael brown - Business Insider
    1:24pm PDT - July 24th, 2020

GRAINS-Soybeans ease on U.S.-China tensions, wheat gains on declining dollar - Reuters Africa

Chicago soybeans softened on Friday as optimism over Chinese buying in the United States was tempered by political tensions between the two economic heavyweights.

michael brown - Reuters
12:32pm PDT - July 24th, 2020

U.S. insurers explore officer coverage as police reform debate rages - Reuters

U.S. insurers and brokers are starting to craft professional liability coverage for police officers, spurred on by signs that policymakers in some cities and states want to use a financial stick to curb police misconduct. They see a potential market opening u…

michael brown - Reuters
4:05am PDT - July 24th, 2020

Golf: Werenski grabs Minnesota lead, Finau two shots back - Reuters India

Richy Werenski, in search of his first PGA Tour victory, birdied the final hole to grab a one-shot lead after the first round of the 3M Open in Blaine, Minnesota, on Thursday while Tony Finau was two shots off the pace.

michael brown - Reuters
9:48pm PDT - July 23rd, 2020

PGA Tour 3M Open Scores - Reuters India

Jul 24 (OPTA) - Scores from the PGA Tour 3M Open on Thursday -8 Richy Werenski (USA) 63 -7 Michael Thompson (USA) 64 -6 Tony Finau (USA) 65 Bo Hoag (USA) 65 Max Homa (USA) …

michael brown - Reuters
5:53pm PDT - July 23rd, 2020

PGA Tour 3M Open Scores - Reuters UK

Jul 24 (OPTA) - Scores from the PGA Tour 3M Open on Thursday -8 Richy Werenski (USA) 63 -7 Michael Thompson (USA) 64 -6 Tony Finau (USA) 65 Bo Hoag (USA) 65 Max Homa (USA) …

michael brown - Reuters
5:51pm PDT - July 23rd, 2020

Werenski grabs Minnesota lead, Finau two shots back - Reuters

Richy Werenski, in search of his first PGA Tour victory, birdied the final hole to grab a one-shot lead after the first round of the 3M Open in Blaine, Minnesota, on Thursday while Tony Finau was two shots off the pace.

michael brown - Reuters
5:04pm PDT - July 23rd, 2020

UPDATE 1-Golf-Werenski grabs Minnesota lead, Finau two shots back - Reuters India

Richy Werenski, in search of his first PGA Tour victory, birdied the final hole to grab a one-shot lead after the first round of the 3M Open in Blaine, Minnesota, on Thursday while Tony Finau was two shots off the pace.

michael brown - Reuters
4:53pm PDT - July 23rd, 2020

U.S. says son of ex-Nissan boss Ghosn made cryptocurrency payments for escape from Japan - Reuters

The son of former Nissan Motor Co chairman Carlos Ghosn made about $500,000 in cryptocurrency payments to one of the two Massachusetts men who helped him escape from Japan, U.S. prosecutors said in a court filing.

michael brown - Reuters
9:56am PDT - July 23rd, 2020

Can the Sixers Figure out Who They Are?

When the NBA season shut down in March, Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown figured he'd use his newfound free time to dive beneath his team's hood. To that point, the Sixers had been the league's most confounding group...

michael brown - Bleacher Report
6:20am PDT - July 23rd, 2020

Ex-Justice Department lawyer will lead Elijah McClain probe

An investigation spurred by the death of a 23-year-old Black man in suburban Denver after police stopped him last year will be led by a former U.S. Justice Department lawyer

michael brown - ABC News
9:15am PDT - July 21st, 2020

Workers hold walkouts and protests in nationwide 'Strike For Black Lives'

Essential workers walked out of their workplaces to rally on the streets in 25 cities across the U.S. as part of the Strike for Black Lives on Monday. Demanding racial and economic justice for Black workers, employees and supporters hit the streets in New Yor…

michael brown - Mashable
4:22am PDT - July 21st, 2020