By Rebecca Berg | 08/28/14 10:44 AM
On Sunday, Nixon's office initially said he planned to attend the service. But on Monday, Nixon's office changed course, saying he would not attend "out of respect for the family" and to give them "time to focus on remembering Michael and grieving their loss."
By Brian Hughes | 08/21/14 12:16 PM
A New York Times/CBS News survey shows that a clear majority of blacks support President Obama's handling of the violent clashes in the St. Louis suburb, with just 20 percent dissatisfied.
By Thomas Sowell | 08/21/14 12:08 PM
Those of us who admit that we were not there, and do not know what happened when Michael Brown was shot by a policeman in Ferguson, Mo., seem to be in the minority.
By Becket Adams | 08/21/14 07:34 AM
When he's not shirking his responsibilities and hiding from a situation that requires some form of leadership, the governor is jamming his foot in his mouth all the way up to the knee.
By Michael Barone | 08/20/14 08:17 PM
Continued violence in Ferguson, Mo., brings back memories of the Detroit riots of the 1960s. But there are some differences of varying significance between the riots of the 1960s and Ferguson today.
By Justin Green | 08/19/14 11:56 AM
CNN's Jake Tapper called out police in Ferguson, Mo., on Monday night, comparing the weapons and body armor employed by the police to Bagram, the largest U.S. military base in Afghanistan.
By Becket Adams | 08/18/14 01:19 PM
Law enforcement officials in Ferguson, Mo., worked late into the night Sunday facing off against a band of demonstrators who had defied a state-ordered curfew to protest the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown.
By Steve Doty | 08/18/14 10:21 AM
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has called for the Missouri National Guard to help quell the ongoing violence in Ferguson, Mo., following the death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown.
By Susan Crabtree | 08/18/14 08:55 AM
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is deploying the state National Guard to Ferguson, Mo., to try to reestablish order in the streets as violent attacks intensified Sunday a week after the fatal shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown.
By Rebecca Berg | 08/14/14 10:23 PM
As protesters clashed with police for the fifth night in Ferguson, Mo., on Wednesday, Missouri elected officials and opinion makers began to wonder, loudly and publicly: Where was Gov. Jay Nixon?
By Becket Adams | 08/14/14 04:33 PM
It's admirable that both President Obama and Gov. Jay Nixon finally tried to calm the residents of Ferguson, but their tardiness represents a bigger problem with our nation's leaders.
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