Tensions rise in Ferguson, Mo., as angry anti-police protests intensify

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http://twitter.com/#!/AntonioFrench/status/498605022624890880 As Twitchy reported earlier today, protesters in Ferguson, Mo., are taking to the streets to show their anger about the shooting of an unarmed black teenager named Mike Brown. St. Louis alderman Antonio French, whose tweets we featured in our earlier post, says tensions are rising this evening, and the situation is becoming more volatile. His description of the Vine video above says, “People are blocking […]

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‘Ready to jam’: #Ferguson heats up again Friday night; cops with flash bombs

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http://twitter.com/#!/alanblinder/status/500516822463303680 http://twitter.com/#!/blackink12/status/500523604631515137 Here we go again. After a small respite, things heated up once more in Ferguson. This is what late Friday night looked and sounded like: http://twitter.com/#!/michaelcalhoun/status/500508138697936897 http://twitter.com/#!/KoranAddo/status/500509489599352832 “Instigators” on scene: http://twitter.com/#!/yeahbuddy81/status/500519404153495554 http://twitter.com/#!/AntonioFrench/status/500515292343463936 http://twitter.com/#!/AntonioFrench/status/500519687965655041 Long night…and morning ahead: http://twitter.com/#!/ToluseO/status/500519466707730432 As of 2 a.m. Eastern: http://twitter.com/#!/AmyKNelson/status/500513879550885889 http://twitter.com/#!/blackink12/status/500520455967481858 http://twitter.com/#!/blackink12/status/500522959627251713 Previous Twitchy coverage of Ferguson. Read more: […]

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St. Louis alderman tweets from protest over #MikeBrown shooting

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http://twitter.com/#!/AntonioFrench/status/498512628617314304 Yesterday afternoon, police in Ferguson, Missouri, allegedly shot and killed unarmed teenager Mike Brown. Local media reported: The St. Charles County Police Department held a press conference Sunday morning where they stated Brown was shot “more than just a couple of times” by a 6-year member of the Ferguson Police department. The incident happened […]

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‘Burn it down!’ Looters break into Ferguson, Mo., beauty supply shop

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http://twitter.com/#!/mattdpearce/status/514600727981727745 It looks like it’s time for some more looting and perhaps some arson in Ferguson, Mo., where a makeshift Michael Brown memorial burned earlier today. Large group of people in the middle of West Florissant. — Antonio French (@AntonioFrench) September 24, 2014 Looting resumes in #Ferguson. #MikeBrown pic.twitter.com/NjboOe8YjO — Robert Cohen (@kodacohen) September 24, 2014 […]

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