Calling for understanding in the face of racially charged anger, President Barack Obama said Monday that the vast majority of protesters in a St. Louis suburb were peaceful, but warned that a small minority was undermining justice for the unarmed black man shot and killed by police.
After a decade of sending military equipment to civilian police departments across the country, federal officials are reconsidering the idea in light of the violence in Ferguson, Missouri.
WASHINGTON (CBS DC/AP) — Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., weighed in Thursday on the ongoing protests in Ferguson, Mo., where a police officer shot and killed an unarmed black teenager last weekend. Warren addressed the disheartening […]
The FBI opened an investigation Monday into the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown, who police said was shot multiple times Saturday after being confronted by a white officer in Ferguson, a 21,000-resident suburb that’s nearly 70 percent black.
Labor Secretary Tom Perez and Attorney General Eric Holder plan to visit a suburban Washington jail to highlight a program that’s intended to keep inmates from committing crimes after their release.
Attorney General Eric Holder says the Justice Department has been in touch with the family of a New York City man who died in police custody after an officer placed him in an apparent chokehold.
U.S. Attorney General was asked in an interview on ABC if he thinks the Redskins team name is offensive, and if it should be changed. His response was short and to the point.
A Virginia Congressman says the federal investigation into a state senator’s recent resignation is politically motivated.
President Barack Obama announced that he will bypass Congress and take steps on his own to make the necessary changes to the immigration policy.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says he’s received threats mailed to his home that he calls “ugly, vile, vulgar.”