The grand jury in Ferguson, Missouri, will release its verdict in the shooting death of Michael Brown by police officer Darren Wilson 48 hours after it has informed public safety officials, putting the expected announcement off to just before the Thanksgiving Day break.
The New York Times has reported that the Obama administration has secretly extended U.S. armed forces participation in ground combat operations in Afghanistan through 2015, although the president had publicly promised back in May that the U.S. ground forces' combat role would be completed at the end of the current calendar year.
On Nov. 22 Saturday Night Live broadcast a satiric Obama-era update to the School House Rock video “I'm Just a Bill,” lampooning the president's executive order pretending to change the status of five million immigrants with a stroke of the pen.
Utah state Representative Marc Roberts has introduced a bill that would cut off water to the NSA data center near Salt Lake City.
With threats of violence in the Ferguson shooting incident being serious enough to scare policemen and their families into hiding, how sure can we be that the grand jury is not subject to the same kinds of fears?