December 1st, 2014
06:47 AM ET

Officers Sue Cleveland Over 2012 Police Shooting

Officers involved in a 2012 shooting in Cleveland are suing the city and police officials, alleging racial discrimination.

They claim the defendants have a pattern of treating non-African American officers harsher than African American officers, when it comes to officer-involved shootings of African Americans. The plaintiffs in the federal suit are not African American.

The incident cited in the suit began when officers saw a car speeding and heard what they thought was a gunshot directed towards them.

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December 1st, 2014
06:02 AM ET

"Morning Minute" with Michaela Pereira – December 1, 2014

Need to get today's top stories on-the-go? Watch Michaela Pereira's morning minute now!

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December 1st, 2014
04:30 AM ET

Five Things to Know for Your New Day – Monday, December 1

President Barack Obama takes a look at Ferguson unrest Monday, an American couple is still being held in Qatar after being cleared of charges, and Cyber Monday's got Black Friday squarely beat.

It's Monday, and here are the "Five things to know for your New Day."

1. FERGUSON
Hands up for a hug: A moment of reconciliation has emerged from the avalanche of images showing protests over the fatal shooting of Mike Brown. A photo of a white cop hugging a black teen in tears at a protest in Portland, Oregon, has gone viral. Ferguson is high on Obama's agenda Monday with a Cabinet meeting on law enforcement. Then he sits down with elected officials, civil rights activists and faith leaders to talk about building trust in American communities.

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