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The thousands who crowded the streets in summer are gone, and only a few dozen stand vigil in the freezing cold outside the Ferguson police department.
Aiming to head off more looting and rioting, Missouri's governor on Tuesday ordered National Guard reinforcements into the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson following overnight violence ignited by the clearing of a white police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager.
Director of the library praised those who have given "stunning donations."
The announcement by a St. Louis grand jury not to indict police officer Darren Wilson caps weeks of speculation and sparked protest action late Monday night.
A timeline in the shooting of Michael Brown by police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Mo. and the subsequent fallout.
Two men suspected of buying explosives to make pipe bombs to detonate during protests were arrested Friday.
As tensions simmered in the St. Louis suburb over a case that has become a flashpoint for U.S. race relations, police in riot gear arrested three people in overnight protests.
A few dozen demonstrators, some chanting: "Indict that cop," gathered outside the Ferguson police station late on Wednesday.
A grand jury has been meeting for nearly three months, considering whether to indict Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson for the Aug. 9 shooting of Michael Brown.
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has issued an executive order allowing the National Guard to become active in Ferguson, Missouri, to deal with potential protests.
The United Nations Committee Against Torture questioned U.S. representatives on issues ranging from force-feedings at Guantanamo to police brutality in Ferguson.
"We want to make it very clear that on behalf of the Brown family we do not condone any acts of rioting, looting or violence," a lawyer for Brown's family said.
Law enforcement officials from three agencies will be on hand to maintain order in and around St. Louis when a grand jury announces whether Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson will face charges in the shooting death of Michael Brown.
The midterm elections did little to change the largely white makeup of the government of Ferguson, the St. Louis suburb that saw racially charged protests this past summer.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch has obtained a copy of what it says is the official autopsy report for Michael Brown.
Protesters planned to kick off a weekend of demonstrations against police violence with a march on Friday afternoon to the St. Louis County courthouse after eight people were arrested in protests overnight
A grand jury is expected to decide next month whether to bring criminal charges against police officer Darren Wilson, who shot dead Michael Brown, 18, on Aug. 9
Public apology by police chief fails to calm tensions