Selasa, Agustus 19, 2014

Ex-St. Louis player on racial violence: 'Tough on everyone'


Ex-St. Louis player on racial violence: 'Tough on everyone'


Ted Simmons, the former eight-time All-Star catcher, witnessed racial bias when he moved to St. Louis nearly 45 years ago, and for the Cardinals. He was a kid who was born and raised in Michigan, drafted by the Cardinals in 1967, and saw things he couldn't ...


St. Louis gospel artists share a poignant message for troubled city of Ferguson


The disturbing story of Michael Brown has gripped the nation and sent the greater St. Louis area into a frenzy. With each day, speculation, cynicism and impatience grow among residence of Ferguson in Missouri. The Show-Me-State is crippled by an ...


St. Louis Cardinals vs. Cincinnati Reds


St. Louis Cardinals vs. Cincinnati Reds ST. LOUIS, MO - AUGUST 18: Matt Holliday #7 of the St. Louis Cardinals scores a run against the Cincinnati Reds in the first inning at Busch Stadium on August 18, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip ...


Cardinals fan Jon Hamm hopes to lift St. Louis, as it did for him


ST. LOUIS -- Jon Hamm, who grew up on the St. Louis Cardinals, idolizing Lou Brock and Ted Simmons, couldn't wait for this evening, with his childhood passion and luxuries of his professional success intersecting Monday at Busch Stadium. He was celebrated ...


Report: St. Louis Rams give out tickets to high school athletes in Ferguson, Mo.


More than a week after Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, was shot and killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Mo., the unrest in the St. Louis suburb reached its worst level yet. Protesters took to the street again on Sunday to voice their outrage ...


St. Louis Rams Gave Free Tickets to 3 Ferguson, Missouri, HS Football Teams


The St. Louis Rams are doing their part to help out a community going through a difficult situation. Over the past week, the Missouri town of Ferguson has made the national news after 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot and killed by a police officer.


The St. Louis Area Has a Long History of Shameful Racial Violence


The shooting of Michael Brown in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Missouri, and the subsequent riots, protests, and police crackdown have highlighted the area's long history of racial strife. One chapter from that history, a century-old summer riot just ...


W2W4 Revisited: St. Louis Rams


ST. LOUIS -- Looking back at three things to watch from the St. Louis Rams' 21-7 loss to the Green Bay Packers on Saturday afternoon. 1. Bradford's return Quarterback Sam Bradford's return to the field for the first time in 300 days was mostly a success.


Police begin to impose curfew in St. Louis suburb where black teen killed: 'You must disperse'


FERGUSON, Mo. – Police said they fired multiple smoke canisters into a crowd of defiant protesters who gathered in a St. Louis suburb early Sunday where a black teen had been shot by a white police officer while walking down the street. Hundreds of other ...


Police Images Fuel Outrage in St. Louis and Beyond


The images were reminiscent of a war zone: Helmeted officers pointing weapons from armored trucks, flash grenades lighting the night sky and tear gas exploding in crowded streets. The ugly clashes between police and protesters in this St. Louis suburb ...



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