90-year-old Hedy Epstein is in the news due to her heroic arrest in St. Louis, where she was protesting the Michael Brown shooting, but she’s had a pretty interesting life before too.


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Darren Wilson, the cop who shot and killed black teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, says he was being attacked by the 300-pound teen. His friend went on the radio to air his side of the story.

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The latest disturbing images of the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, where irate crowds are protesting the shooting death of unarmed black teen Michael Brown.

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A private autopsy shows the unarmed teen was shot at least six times, twice in the head.

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Darren Wilson has been named as the cop who killed Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, on August 9. The announcement was made by Chief Thomas Jackson.

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St. Louis County police and the Ferguson police chief have refuted claims from hacktivist group Anonymous that Michael Brown was killed by a cop named Bryan Willman.

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Michael Brown was unarmed and had his hands in the air when he was fatally shot by a cop in Ferguson, Missouri. Here’s what you need to know about an American tragedy.

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Bayfair Mall Shooting

Gunfire broke out in a shopping mall parking lot in San Leandro, California.

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James Knowles is the under-fire mayor of Ferguson, Missouri. His city is under the media spotlight after the shooting death of unarmed teen Michael Brown by police.

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Shannon and Gina Kepler, both cops with the Tulsa PD, have been arrested in connection with the slaying of their daughter’s boyfriend, whom she met at a homeless shelter.

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Diana Hathaway was killed along with her son, Zachary, by a man who had been torturing her family. The man then committed suicide. Her daughter, Kelsey, was also wounded in the attack but survived.

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Tony DeFrances Murder Suicide

Tony DeFrances committed suicide after critically wounding his boss following a recent demotion. The shooting caused havoc in Chicago’s financial district.

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