The family of eighteen-year-old Michael Brown first heard about leaked information from the investigation into the teenager's August 9 shooting death on Friday. A family pastor called the father, Michael Brown Sr., to tell him about a story in the New York Times ("Police Officer in Ferguson is Said ... More >>
On Wednesday night, Daily RFT had an opportunity to speak with Ferguson Mayor James Knowles about the previous evening's city council meeting and a raft of changes to the city's municipal code. At the meeting, he was asked dozens of questions which he could not -- according to standard council opera ... More >>
Updated 8/28/14 12:50 p.m.: A statement from the makers of the app which recorded the original video say they have authenticated the tape. Click through for the full release. A newly discovered snippet of video from an unnamed Canfield Green resident allegedly contains audio of the gunfire that kil ... More >>
Last night, hundreds of demonstrators were allowed to do what Lesley McSpadden and Michael Brown Sr. tried to do on Sunday: march peacefully in the streets in memory of their slain son, Michael Brown Jr. (albeit in a reverse route, from West Florissant to Canfield Drive). Canfield is a long curve, ... More >>
Many have noted that at Michael Brown rallies, like the one convened by the NAACP on Monday evening, the crowd that arrives to speak about nonviolence and collaboration is older and predominantly female. That might have also been the case last night at the Greater St. Mark's Family Church, where Rev ... More >>
Barely 24 hours after a Ferguson police officer shot and killed 18-year-old Michael Brown, his family wanted people to know two things. First, that they would like anyone who is sharing photos of Brown's lifeless body laying in the middle of Canfield Drive to take them down. Right now they're every ... More >>
Here again: every newly announced show for the week! On page one you'll find a quick list of shows that particularly caught our attention, followed by embedded YouTube videos; there, you can check out some of the artists you may not be familiar with. Page two contains our complete listing of new sho ... More >>
Now that the news has come out that President Barack Obama will throw out the first pitch at the All-Star game here in St. Louis, you have to think the president, despite being famously cool ("Everyone chill the fuck out. I got this!"), will still feel a bit of pressure when he walks up to the mound ... More >>
African-American ballplayers are getting rarer than a triple play.
Unreal culls the juicy bits from a $450 blogging workshop, learns that it's OK (even good) to talk about colorectal cancer and finds a very timely local blog. Plus: Anheuser-Busch is no longer accepting quarters!
Cardinal outfielder Eric Davis calls for a check at a recent dinner party
Even with broken wings, the Cardinals can still fly in their weak and injury-plagued division