Rachel Lippmann

Rachel Lippmann appears in the following:

String Of Church Fires In St. Louis Raise Concern

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Seven churches in Saint Louis have been hit by arson this month. The latest blaze was set overnight. Local and federal authorities have teamed up to find the person responsible.


State Of Emergency Declared After Violent Protests In Ferguson, Mo.

Monday, August 10, 2015

Ferguson, Mo., is bracing for another day of protests after violence Sunday night marred a day of largely peaceful demonstrations marking the first anniversary of Michael Brown's shooting death.


Years of Talk in One Conversation

Friday, July 17, 2015

One year after the deaths of Eric Garner and Michael Brown, there's been a big push for a national conversation on race and policing. WNYC's Brian Lehrer actually hosted one. 

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Race and Policing Roundtable

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

Reporters from NYC, Baltimore and St. Louis reflect on race and policing in their communities in the year since Eric Garner's death during his arrest.

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2 Officers Shot Outside Ferguson Police Station

Thursday, March 12, 2015

The officers were shot shortly after midnight Thursday, according to a county police spokesman. The shots were fired as protesters had gathered following the resignation of the city's police chief.


New Ferguson Judge Has Wide Latitude To Make Changes

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

The fallout from a scathing federal report on the police and court in Ferguson, Mo., has begun.The city's municipal judge has resigned, and a state appeals judge will start hearing cases instead.


Michael Brown Family To Sue Officer Wilson, City Of Ferguson

Thursday, March 05, 2015

Even though prosecutors declined to charge former Ferguson, Mo., police officer Darren Wilson for the death of Michael Brown, his parents say someone needs to be held responsible for his death.


Change Comes Slowly To Missouri Municipal Courts

Sunday, February 08, 2015

Six months ago, a white police officer in Ferguson, Mo., shot and killed a black 18-year-old. The area's 82 municipal courts came under sharp scrutiny and were targeted for major reforms.


Another Officer-Involved Shooting Shakes St. Louis

Friday, October 10, 2014

An off-duty police officer in St. Louis, Missouri shot and killed a young black man Wednesday night, inflaming tensions in a community still mourning the death of teenager Michael Brown.

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FBI Opens Probe Into The Police Shooting That Roiled St. Louis

Monday, August 11, 2014

Rioting broke out in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, where police shot and killed an unarmed teenager on Sunday. The FBI has opened an investigation into the fatal shooting that preceded the riots.


Vigil For Mo. Teen Killed By Police Officer Spirals Into Violence

Monday, August 11, 2014

In a suburb of St. Louis Sunday night, what was supposed to be a peaceful protest against the shooting of an unarmed teenager by a police officer on Saturday, disintegrated into looting and violence.


Drought Limits Corn Cob Pipe Comeback

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

The Missouri Meerschaum factory in Washington, Mo., is the only place in the world that manufactures corn cob pipes made famous by such historical figures as Mark Twain and General Do...