‘What a disgrace’! Associated Press pushes conspiratorial ‘innuendo’ about Ferguson protesters

Other outlets have expanded on this innuendo: "Deaths Of Six Men Tied To Ferguson Protests Prompt Fear Of Sinister Connection"; "Deaths of six men tied to Ferguson protests alarm activists"; "Deaths of Ferguson activists lead some to believe something sinister is at play." … "Puzzling number of men tied to Ferguson protests have died," reads the Monday headline from the Associated Press. … As the Washington Free Beacon's Alex Griswold explains, the AP has been trafficking in a bizarre conspiracy theory surrounding the 2014 protests in Ferguson, Missouri…

‘Unhinged’: Director of Ferguson documentary goes off the rails in interview with Martha MacCallum

The documentary "contends that Michael Brown did not rob a Ferguson, Mo. convenience store prior to his ultimately fatal 2014 encounter with Officer Darren Wilson." … The director of "Stranger Fruit," a documentary about the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri in August of 2015, was interviewed on Fox News Monday night…

Only in Iowa? No, this sick Ferguson flashback shows they have ‘pig’ roasts in Missouri, too

Only in Ferguson? … Iowa might roast pigs, but demonstrators in Ferguson dressed theirs in a police hat and scrawled "#Darren Wilson" on its side — you know, just in case the metaphor wasn't clear. … It might seem unfair to pick on Hohmann for an innocent comment, but it's become impossible for us to hear "Only in Iowa" and not be reminded of a pig roast held in Ferguson, Mo., a year ago this month, on the anniversary of the shooting of Michael Brown…

‘Drop it, or we will drop you’: Will Milwaukee’s curfew work as well as those in Ferguson and Baltimore?

From the vaults, here's a look at the streets of Ferguson the night the curfew kicked in. … Jay Nixon, exactly two years ago tomorrow, announced that demonstrators in Ferguson would have to clear the streets between midnight and 5 a.m. … One doesn't have to look back too far to see similar attempts by the cities of Ferguson, Mo., and Baltimore and just how well those worked…

Police in Ferguson release photos of car that was shot at after driver accidentally struck protester

Ferguson protesters honoring Michael Brown 'eat' Officer Darren Wilson, a roasted pig … Here's a story we've been sitting on deliberately for a couple of days, but the dust now seems to have settled enough that a clear picture has emerged of a shooting in Ferguson, Mo., Tuesday night at a gathering to remember Michael Brown on the second anniversary of his death…

Justice Department to sue Ferguson, Mo., over policing practices; Eric Holder weighs in

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch estimated that the cost of monitoring compliance with the guidelines would cost cash-strapped Ferguson $350,000 for the first year. … Apparently U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch doesn't think that Ferguson is moving quickly enough to comply, and that a federal lawsuit against the city will speed things up. … As Twitchy reported late last month, the Justice Department and the City of Ferguson, Mo., birthplace of the #BlackLivesMatter movement, had reached a proposed consent degree consisting of 131 pages of guidance governing how Ferguson police would go about performing their duties in the future, along with guidance on hiring, training, and disciplinary action…

Ferguson’s proposed settlement with DOJ could cost city $350,000 this year

Ferguson, Mo., the birthplace of the #BlackLivesMatter movement following the fatal shooting of Michael Brown by Darren Wilson, a white police officer, has reached a proposed consent degree with the Department of Justice, consisting of 131 pages of guidance that will govern how Ferguson police perform their duties…

FANTASTIC: @Broncos honored @DenverPolice officer critically injured during Ferguson protest before tonight’s game

Critically injured Denver cop hit by car at Ferguson protest out of surgery … Back in December 2014 we told you about John Adsit, an officer with the Denver Police Department who was critically injured by an out-of-control driver while escorting high school students to a protest of the Ferguson grand jury's decision not to indict the officer who had shot Michael Brown…

‘It was Ferguson, man!’: Father of teen who allegedly attempted suicide says Ferguson police shot him

Residents and those following the story on social media immediately suspected a conspiracy, and several amateur videos of witnesses and the teen's father allege that not only was the teen shot by police, but by members of the nearby Ferguson Police Department…

Social justice agitators in Ferguson hurl bottles, invective at cops [photos, video]

Bottle (appeared to be a plastic bottle of water) thrown at Troopers in #Ferguson. They didn't flinch. — Eli Rosenberg August 11, 2015 The one-year anniversary of the Michael Brown shooting incident in Ferguson came and went over the weekend, but it’s 24/7/365 trouble-making time for social justice agitators and the protest rent-a-mob...

'I got swarmed': Post-Dispatch reporter beaten, robbed while covering Ferguson break-ins

In Twitchy's coverage of the looting that began last night in Ferguson, Mo., St. Louis Dispatch reporter Paul Hampel showed that he was very much on the front lines, providing unique and essential coverage of the looting and traffic disturbances happening on West Florissant Ave…

'Keep race baiting': Sen. Claire McCaskill heartsick peaceful #Ferguson protest disrupted by gunfire

#FergusonTaughtMe the media loves a narrative; Protesters love blocking streets, looting … Sen. Claire McCaskill visits Ferguson, encourages residents to shop … A demonstration in Ferguson on the anniversary of the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, culminated in gunfire last night…

#FergusonTaughtMe the media loves a narrative; Protesters love blocking streets, looting [video]

Speaking of looting, two things we've learned from covering Ferguson is that history repeats, and the owners of Bowen's Beauty Supply cannot catch a break. … There are literally thousands of tweets featuring the #FergusonTaughtMe hashtag, commemorating the one-year anniversary of the death of Michael Brown, which spread the "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" rallying cry everywhere…