The situation in Ferguson, Missouri, changed dramatically for the better Thursday night after the Missouri Highway Patrol took over the situation. 

Members of the New Black Panthers Party are fulfilling a purpose of which most of them are ignorant: creating pressure for a national police force.

Ferguson Mayor James Knowles said there is "a lot of concern among a lot of the African American leaders here" about Al Sharpton’s presence in the town.

The shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, sparked riots, looting, vandalism, and large protests.

Pennsylvania resident Shaneen Allen faces prison time for telling New Jersey police she had a concealed-carry permit and a gun in her car.