Police using military-grade equipment concerns some Augusta-area residents

...is the thought of local militarized police.After days of protest following the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown by a police officer, Miller said he felt intimidated by pictures of police officers strapping themselves in riot gear...

Hazel Salva

...Monday, August 25, 2014 at Elliott Sons Funeral Home - Columbia Road Chapel ministered by Robert Alexander and Michael Brown, Jr. Interment will follow at Bellevue Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be Chris Wiggins, Joe Walker, Tim Boiter...

Force won't bring justice

...nothing to deliver justice for Michael Brown.If anything, they will invite...Jackson wrote in USA Today. "But Michael Brown's family said things should...the real issues, will not bring Michael Brown back and will not facilitate justice...

Ferguson officer modest, private

...Ferguson officer Darren Wilson has emerged since Aug. 9, when authorities say the white six-year police veteran killed Michael Brown during a confrontation in the predominantly black city where all but three of the 53 police officers are white. The...

Justice vs. A Pound of Flesh

...Sharpton, has unfortunately ? even frighteningly ? fomented anger and unrest in the shooting death of young black Michael Brown by a white police officer. And they may have, unadvisedly, puffed up expectations for a swift and sure conviction...

Social media movement takes on photo portrayal of Ferguson shooting victim

...thugs rather than victims.The #IfTheyGunnedMeDown movement was launched after various news outlets posted a photo of Michael Brown, the St. Louis shooting victim, in a tank top making a hand gesture that some interpret as a peace sign and others...

Find peace and seek justice

...Mo., right now is peace.Without peace, there is no way authorities can get to the bottom of what happened to Michael Brown, the unarmed black teenager shot and killed by police this past weekend.And without answers, there can be no justice...

Police identify officer who killed unarmed teen, allege young man robbed convenience store

...time of the shooting and stopped Michael Brown and a companion "because they...identified as 18-year-old Michael Brown and 22-year-old Dorian Johnson...minute later, he encountered Michael Brown walking down Canfield Drive...

Miles Michael Brown

Stephen M. and Alison L. Brown of Augusta announce the birth of a son, Miles Michael Brown, Saturday, May 3, 2003, at St. Joseph Hospital. Grandparents are Eleanor Peterson of Augusta and Mr. and Mrs. John Michael Brown of Evans.

Frigid winter has given way to a warming economy

...sales in the months ahead.And construction spending ticked up in March, fueled partly by more home and apartment-building."We continue to see momentum in the economy picking up," said Michael Brown, an economist at Wells Fargo.