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Anthony is an award-winning reporter from Minneapolis. His passion for
writing and public speaking led him to a career in broadcast
journalism. Anthony is a 2009 graduate of the University of Minnesota,
where he was a Ronald E. McNair Scholar. During college, he interned
at Twin Cities Public Television, KARE-TV and the U.S. House of
Representatives. He also studied abroad in Mexico. His reporting
career began in Alexandria, MN and he most recently worked in Dayton,

When Anthony is not working he enjoys spending time with his son,
watching movies and reading memoirs. He is a proud member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated.

Recent Articles
  • Update: Motorcycle driver dies after crash in downtown St. Louis

    Update: On Friday, August 29, the driver of the motorcycle died as a result of his injuries. He is identified as  Dwight Young Jr., 25, of Florissant, MO. ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Two people were injured in a car vs. motorcycle crash around 11:10pm Thursday night near the intersection of Washington and north Broadway downtown. Police say a 25-year old man and a 26-year old woman were a speeding motorcycle traveling south on Broadway when it crashed into the driver side […]

  • Storms sweep through Ferguson, Jennings leaving significant damage

    (KTVI)- Wednesday night’s storms swept through the Ferguson and Jennings line leaving significant damage. It happened near where the recent unrest surrounding the shooting death of Michael Brown has taken place. Wind, rain and lightning left the area without power for several hours. It is no secret that this area has already dealt with a lot. At 230 p.m. Thursday, Governor Nixon will hold a press conference at the Florissant Valley Community College campus about how to help the economy […]

  • Fire sweeps through Shiloh home displacing entire family

    (KTVI)-  An early morning house fire swept through a home in Shiloh, Illinois that displaced an entire family. The fire began around 3:30 am Wednesday morning. Fire crews had to call in extra departments for help. Firefighters from O`fallon, Fairview Heights and Shiloh rushed to the scene on Eagle Drive. When they arrived, everyone had already evacuated both homes in the duplex. The homeowners were awaken by the smell of smoke. One side of the duplex was completely destroyed. The […]

  • Alleged audio of Michael Brown shooting released

    (KTVI)- An audio recording that allegedly captures the gunshots that killed Michael Brown has been released to CNN. On the tape is the voice of a  Ferguson man talking during a video chat. In the background you can hear what sounds like several gunshots, a pause and then several more gunshots. It’s important to point out that we have not been able to verify its authenticity. The shooting death of Brown, at the hands of Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, sparked […]

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    FOX 2 to carry Michael Brown’s funeral live Monday

    (KTVI)–Michael Brown`s death has captured the country and created a lot of controversy and unrest but he will be laid to rest on Monday. The 18-year-old`s funeral is set to begin at 10:00 a.m. More than 5,000 people are expected to say goodbye to Brown at Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church. That`s well over capacity. Several celebrities and activists are set to attend as well. The Reverend Al Sharpton will speak from the pulpit. Brown was shot to death on […]

  • Seven arrested in Ferguson overnight; 4 were from Detroit

    (KTVI) – The National Guard is starting to withdraw from Ferguson this morning. Thursday night, only seven people were arrested last night and four came here from Detroit. For the second night in a row a smaller and calmer crowd protested in Ferguson. Law enforcement officers say there were no fires, Molotov cocktails or gunshots. Five of the arrests were for failure to disperse, one was for a warrant and another was for driving through west Florissant Avenue after it […]

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    Only 6 arrested during calm Ferguson protest

    (KTVI)- Law enforcement officers spent another night controlling protesters and media in Ferguson. They say no tear gas or mace was used and no shots were fired. However, six people were arrested. One officer was also hit with a bottle. The most tense moments came when two people supporting officer Darren Wilson showed up at the protest. One of them had a sign and someone tried to snatch it away from her. Officer Wilson, who is white, shot Michael Brown […]

  • Grand Jury set to hear Michael Brown case; Protesters in Clayton

    (KTVI)- A Grand Jury will meet on Wednesday to consider if charges will be filed against Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson. Protesters are expected to surround the Justice Center for the second day in a row. They’re demanding that Wilson be charged in the shooting death of Michael Brown. The unarmed black teenager was shot to death by Wilson, who is white, on August 9th. Protesters also want a special prosecutor to handle the case instead of St. Louis County […]

  • Captain Ron Johnson, law enforcement officials hold emotional press conference

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI)- Law enforcement officers held an emotional press conference early Tuesday morning after another night of violence. Captain Ron Johnson was nearly in tears as he detailed the struggle law enforcement officers have faced with protests and violence. It was sparked by the shooting death of Michael Brown at the hands of a Ferguson police officer. Law enforcement backed off during one of the protests last week to avoid a violent confrontation, allowing looting and significant property damage in […]

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    Dr. Baden: Brown could have survived all shots, except the one to the head

    (KTVI)- The results of a private autopsy on the body of Michael Brown were explained Monday by the doctors who did the autopsy. Michael Brown was reportedly shot six times, according to Dr. Michael Baden.  He says Brown could have survived all the shots, expect the one to the head.  The doctor and his colleague point out that the shot to the head was more than likely the last shot. In a news conference, Dr. Baden says Brown was shot […]

  • Rev. Al Sharpton and Martin Luther King III lead rally for Brown family

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – It’s been a tense time in Ferguson ever since Michael Brown was shot to death by a police officer. Rev. Al Sharpton, Martin Luther King III and Brown’s parents were at a rally Sunday afternoon in Ferguson. This started last weekend when Michael Brown was shot by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson. The unarmed teen’s death sparked several rallies throughout this past week. The people are demanding a transparent investigation and asking everyone in Ferguson to rally […]

  • Stenger defeats Dooley in Democratic St. Louis County Executive primary

    (KTVI) – Steve Stenger soundly defeated Charlie Dooley in Tuesday’s Democratic Primary grabbing 66 percent of the vote.  Stenger prevailed in large part due to his message that is it is time for a change in county government. Dooley fired back throughout the campaign touting his political experience and relationships he has built with the City of St. Louis and business leaders. The Missouri primary battle got ugly toward the end with attack ads and serious allegations from both sides. Both […]