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La Salle Professor Addresses One Year Anniversary Of Ferguson

Gallagher told Dom Giordano on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT that the multiple episodes of highly publicized police shootings show there is still more to do in the year since Ferguson.

08/13/2015

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Police: Man Shot Near Ferguson Protest Critically Injured

A man who opened fire on officers in Ferguson, Missouri, on the one-year anniversary of Michael Brown’s death was critically wounded when the officers shot back, St. Louis County’s police chief said early Monday.

08/10/2015

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Andrew Napolitano: Feds’ Decision To Not Indict Officer Darren Wilson Means Daniel Pantaleo Likely Will Be Indicted

The FBI has completed its investigation into the shooting of Michael Brown by now former Ferguson, Missouri Police Officer Darren Wilson and has decided against any federal indictments.

01/22/2015

Stigall Show Log 1.2.15 (Jeff Bolton)

5:30am-  Jeff rang in the New Year by watching “The Interview.” He thought it was hilarious and is glad it was released despite threats from North Korea. He sees the movie release as a victory […]

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/02/2015

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Top Ten Stories Of 2014

The disappearance of a plane carrying hundreds, the fall of an iconic comedian, and the rise of a brutal terror group are just some of the biggest news stories of the year. Here are CBS Local’s top ten news stories of 2014.

12/23/2014

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Freshman Pa. Legislator Proposes Special Prosecutors in Police Deadly-Force Cases

State senator-elect Art Haywood says his first action after he is sworn in to the Pennsylvania Senate on January 6th will be to introduce a bill that requires the state attorney general to appoint a special prosecutor whenever a suspect is killed by police.

12/19/2014

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Mayor Nutter Urges Mindfulness Amid Racial Flareups

Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter says the Brown and Garner deaths, each at the hands of white police officers, have created a volatile situation in our nation.

12/19/2014

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Philadelphia Police Union Head Angered by Anti-Racism Protests Here

Philadelphia FOP president John McNesby called protesters who criticize Philadelphia police “hatemongers.”

12/18/2014

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New Monmouth University Poll Finds ‘Deep Racial Divide’ On Alleged Racism In The Judicial Process

“The poll indicates a strong sense of distrust for the entire justice process among black Americans, not only for the police but for the actions of courts and prosecutors as well,” said Patrick Murray, director of the Monmouth University Polling Institute in West Long Branch, New Jersey.

12/18/2014

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Racial Equality Discussions Have Tensions Running High

The racial divide in opinions over the police shootings of unarmed black men is playing out as tension among friends both in person and on social media, especially during holiday socializing.

12/16/2014

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Philadelphia ‘Die-In’ Causes Gridlock; Camden Demonstration More Orderly

In Camden, a “die-in” was held in front of the courthouse. A Philadelphia group blocked traffic on Broad Street.

12/12/2014

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Black Pa. Lawmakers Promise Response to Wave of Protests Over Deaths at Hands of Police

“People were calling and saying, ‘What are we going to do?’ ” noted state representative Vanessa Brown (D-Phila., at lectern).

12/08/2014

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Protesters Organize ‘Die-In’ After Eagles Game In South Philly

Protesters were in the streets outside of Lincoln Financial Field after the Eagles game Sunday.

12/07/2014

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Philly, Camden County’s Top Cops Explore Ways To Rebuild Trust Within Minority Communities

Philadelphia police commissioner Charles Ramsey and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson appeared on separate political chat shows Sunday to discuss ways to rebuild trust in law enforcement in minority communities.

12/07/2014

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PFT Says Young People Need Opportunity To Voice Concerns In Aftermath Of Ferguson, Staton Island

Teachers, parents and faith leaders are weighing in on the two grand jury presentments this past week that cleared white police officers in the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.

12/06/2014

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