Stevie Wonder Reacts to Ferguson

Musician Stevie Wonder celebrates as President Barack Obama awards him the Presidential Medal of Freedom, Monday, Nov. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

(AURN) --  Civil Right Activist, Singer and Humanitarian Stevie Wonder at the White House Chimes in on Ferguson as the nation waits to find out if the officer charged with killing Michael Brown is charged. April Ryan reports:  … [Read more...]

St. Louis Public Radio Posts Ferguson Evidence Documents

Source: St. Louis Public Radio: The documents in the link below are evidence the grand jury considered that was released by St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch. http://apps.stlpublicradio.org/ferguson-project/evidence.html … [Read more...]

Attorney General Holder Statement on Marion Barry

ATTORNEY GENERAL HOLDER STATEMENT ON FORMER WASHINGTON MAYOR MARION BARRY WASHINGTON—Attorney General Eric Holder released the following statement Sunday on the passing of former Washington Mayor Marion Barry:   “I was very saddened to hear this morning about the passing of Marion … [Read more...]

DOJ: Police Training in Ferguson

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By: April Ryan, AURN As the nation waits for the decision by the Grand Jury on Officer Darren Wilson's actions in the fatal shooting of 18 year old Michael Brown, the US. Justice Department has been working to help change the dynamic in Ferguson with the Clashes with the Police and the … [Read more...]

The Executive Action on Immigration Reform

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By: April Ryan, AURN | aprildryan.com President Obama is going it without Congress with Executive actions the White House believes would bring more people out of the shadows by cracking down on illegal immigration at the boarder and deporting felons not families.   President Obama unveiled his … [Read more...]

Immigration Accountability Executive Action

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THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 20, 2014 FACT SHEET: Immigration Accountability Executive Action The President’s Immigration Accountability Executive Actions will help secure the border, hold nearly 5 million undocumented immigrants … [Read more...]

President Obama: Immigration Reform

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WASHINGTON (AP/AURN) - Administration officials say President Barack Obama is ordering far-reaching changes to the nation's immigration laws that will allow nearly 5 million people, including parents and young people, to avoid deportation. Millions more will remain in legal limbo, but could … [Read more...]

Homeland Security Report on September WH Incursion

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The Executive Summary if the US Department of Homeland Security Report on the White House Incursion Incident September 19, 2014. See more at AURN.com Executive Summary if the US Department of Homeland Security Report on the White House Incursion Incident September 19, 2014 (PDF) … [Read more...]

G20 Leaders’ Brisbane Statement on Ebola

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THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 15, 2014 The statement below was released tonight by Australia in its capacity as host of the G20. G20 Leaders’ Brisbane Statement on Ebola We are deeply concerned about the Ebola outbreak in Guinea, Liberia and … [Read more...]

Closing the Education Gap

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(AURN) -- This week The Center for American Progress released a study on the benefits of closing the education gap between children of color and their white counterparts. However, the study's results offer long-term fixes in the next two decades.  Washington Bureau Chief April Ryan has more. … [Read more...]