Gov. Jay Nixon issued a statement regarding the ongoing situation in Ferguson, stating that there would be no curfew Monday night.
Authorities in Kansas City, Kansas, have a homicide suspect in custody following a chase that ended with a police officer shooting the man.
Washington Post and Huffington Post reporters were covering protests against the shooting of an unarmed black man by police.
Last night, Gov. Jay Nixon spoke to a community meeting of civic and faith leaders at Christ the King United Church of Christ in North St. Louis County.
On Aug. 9, 18-year-old Michael Brown, a recent high school graduate about to start college, was shot and killed by a Ferguson, Mo., police officer. Brown was unarmed.
Police say this is due to death threats called into the police department and posted on social media.
Brown, who was unarmed, was shot Saturday by a Ferguson police officer while walking with a friend down the center of the street.
Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson was shaking hands with protestors, trying to ease tensions after one of his officers shot and killed an unarmed black man over the weekend.
At QuikTrip, a young worker recalls hearing yells of “We’re in!” as the store was looted.
Leaders of the black community of Ferguson are appealing for calm in the wake of Sunday night’s rioting. The Rev. BT Rice with the NAACP of St. Louis County was among those who rushed to the scene in Ferguson.