Justice Dept. to open civil rights probe into police department in Ferguson, Missouri.
Washington Post examines how towns in St. Louis County profit from "poverty violations."
Fast-food workers stage protests today in cities all across the country.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren slams Eric Cantor's "revolving door" exit to investment banking after Congress.
New GOP ad portrays female Democratic lawmaker as a pair of legs and heels with a lot of "baggage." (Video)
Ohio attorney general says family of man slain by police in Wal-Mart says family should "trust the system" -- even though he refuses to release surveillance video of shooting.
Michelle Obama does cameo in new Funny or Die “Snackpocalypse" video about junk food zombies. (Video)