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August 14th, 2014
11:55 PM ET

Graphic video captures aftermath of Michael Brown killing

Warning: This blog entry contains footage that is graphic in nature. Viewer discretion is advised.

CNN has obtained new video of the scene in the immediate aftermath of the killing of unarmed teen Michael Brown. The video comes from the Facebook page of Ace Johnson. The video shows Brown's uncle at the body and a crowd surrounding the incident, demanding answers, saying "he didn't do anything."

 


Filed under: Ferguson • Michael Brown
August 14th, 2014
11:27 PM ET

New head of Ferguson security: This is 'my community'

After five days of chaos and violence prompted by the death of unarmed black teen Michael Brown, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has decided to put the Missouri State Highway Patrol in charge of security in Ferguson. Missouri Highway Patrol Capt. Ron Johnson was tapped for the job and at a press conference earlier Thursday, he promised to pursue a fresh approach in dealing with protesters. CNN's Jake Tapper caught up with Capt. Johnson and talked about how he will bridge the current divide between the police and the community.


Filed under: Ferguson • Michael Brown
August 14th, 2014
10:58 PM ET

Michael Brown's family: We're still looking for answers

Thousands gathered Thursday in iconic places like New York's Union Square, Boston Common and St. Louis' Gateway Arch to honor unarmed black teen who was shot and killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri. Michael Brown's family spoke to CNN's Wolf Blitzer about the current state of the family and the investigation into the teen's death.


Filed under: Ferguson • Michael Brown