Leaders of the Nation of Islam and other black activist groups working to calm tensions in Ferguson are asking protesters to clear the streets of the St. Louis suburb at sunset amid the National Guard’s arrival.
Authorities are setting up a designated protest zone for nightly demonstrations in Ferguson, Missouri.
Shooting victim in critical condition.
It wasn’t all violence near the Ferguson QuikTrip on Wednesday. While the sun was still up, gospel singers invaded the street in front of the burned-out gas station.
FERGUSON, Mo. (CBS St. Louis/AP) — Nights of unrest have vied with calls for calm in a St. Louis suburb where an unarmed black teenager was killed by police, while the community is still pressing […]
Jackson police say three abortion protesters, including 15-year-old, have indicated they will press charges against a security guard they say sprayed them with pepper spray outside Mississippi’s only abortion clinic.
The demonstrators who were arrested stood passively on park ground — violating the city’s 10 p.m. curfew — as officers used plastic ties to handcuff them and lead them to eight paddywagons.
Protester Brad Veltry says about 4 or 5 tents have electric heaters in them.
For the second night in a row, protesters were told by St. Louis police to leave the public square by 10 p.m. or face summons and possible arrest.