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#Ferguson

# ferguson - Sunday 24 August, 2014

'We're here to deal with the rotten apples': Thousands rally over chokehold death in New York

An unarmed black man died after being put into a chokehold by a police officer.

# ferguson - Friday 22 August, 2014

National Guard leave town as Ferguson tensions calm

Orderly protests appeared overnight.

# ferguson - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

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

Ferguson and Facebook, eating meat, and the Ice Bucket Challenge.

# ferguson - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

America's long history of police riots - the short version

Armed police, brutality, rioting and racial tension – sound familiar?

Grey's Anatomy's Jesse Williams on Ferguson: 'I've never seen a white body left in the street for 4 hours'

The actor schooled CNN on white privilege and double standards.

Opinion: The protesters in Missouri have wrongly become enemies of the State

Blurring the boundary between law enforcement and military action creates the conditions for a military dictatorship.

Potshots, tear gas, snipers and curfews: 'Fighting a war with unarmed citizens' in Ferguson

The continued protests in Ferguson over Michael Brown’s death have seen unrest in the town.

# ferguson - Monday 18 August, 2014

Two wounded by gunfire as violence ramps up in Ferguson protests

Riot police fired tear gas into the crowd and seven people have been arrested overnight.

# ferguson - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Ferguson to be under curfew for the second night

The US Attorney General has asked for a second autopsy on the body of Michael Brown.

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

Police fire smoke and tear gas at defiant Ferguson protesters

Despite the curfew being put into place by the governor, some protesters remained on the streets.

State of emergency and curfew imposed in Ferguson to quell violent protests

Michael Brown’s death has ignited several days of clashes with furious protesters.

# ferguson - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Stores looted after police say slain US teen is robbery suspect

The shooting of an unarmed black teenager has led to rallies, protests and rioting in the town.

# ferguson - Friday 15 August, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Everyone’s talking about Cardinal Seán Brady and the tragic death of two nuns.

After six days of tensions, Missouri police name officer who shot dead unarmed black teen

Police also revealed that the deceased had been suspected of an earlier robbery.

Local police stripped of authority over Ferguson protests

Protests and riots began after an unarmed teen boy was shot in the town at the weekend.

# ferguson - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Everyone’s talking about a BAI ruling on same-sex marriage, tragedy on the Dart and Cliff Richard.

Police refuse to reveal who shot unarmed teenager as Obama calls for calm

The US president said while there is no excuse for violence against police, excessive force by officers could not be justified.

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Ferguson teen shooting: Journalists arrested in McDonald's

The two reporters were detained yesterday evening by police.

Teen shooting: Tear gas and smoke bombs used on protesters

An unarmed teenager was shot and killed by a police officer in the town at the weekend.

# ferguson - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Police in the US are being armed to the teeth — and it's terrifying

‘Why does a town of 21,000 people need a police force more heavily armed than the mid-1980s Royal Ulster Constabulary?’

No-fly zone over town where unarmed black teen was shot by police

Protests erupted in the Missouri town after the incident occurred.

# ferguson - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

From The42 19 things that nobody saw coming in 2013 Surprises

19 things that nobody saw coming in 2013

The world of sport was rocked. ROCKED, I tells ya.

# ferguson - Thursday 16 May, 2013

From The42 David Beckham's biggest moments in football Goldenballs

David Beckham's biggest moments in football

We’re going to miss that right foot of his you know.

# ferguson - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

From The42 Here are the 38 trophies that Sir Alex Ferguson won at Manchester United Fergie Time

Here are the 38 trophies that Sir Alex Ferguson won at Manchester United

“My greatest challenge was knocking Liverpool right off their f****** perch.”

From The42 27 pictures that sum-up Alex Ferguson’s 27 years at Manchester United Fergie Time This post contains images

# ferguson - Monday 26 December, 2011

From The42 Fergie set to offer Giggs another year at Man United Longevity

Fergie set to offer Giggs another year at Man United

The Welsh midfielder could still be featuring for United after celebrating his 39th birthday next November.

# ferguson - Saturday 24 December, 2011

From The42 Racism row: Ferguson backs Suarez decision Controversy

Racism row: Ferguson backs Suarez decision

Meanwhile, the controversial Uruguayan striker has been named the 2011 Sky Sports Player of the Year, amid claims that the voting has been rigged.

# ferguson - Thursday 25 August, 2011

From The42 Alex Ferguson and the BBC finally settle their differences Group Hug?

Alex Ferguson and the BBC finally settle their differences

Old Trafford has buried the hatchet with the BBC after seven years of silence, and will now give interviews to the corporation again.

# ferguson - Friday 5 August, 2011

From The42 Pardew turns to Ferguson for lessons in parenting/keeping Joey Barton quiet Help

Pardew turns to Ferguson for lessons in parenting/keeping Joey Barton quiet

Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has sought the advice of the biggest, baddest manager in town before going all legalese on the Toon Twitterati.