Protests and Demonstrations

Bill de Blasio's Balancing Act

Mayor Bill de Blasio, a liberal Democrat who vowed to bridge New York's divides over race and wealth, is struggling to balance the need for policing and unfair treatment of black people.

Ferguson-Related Protests Dwindle

The streets of Ferguson, Missouri were mostly quiet overnight after two days of racially charged unrest sparked by a grand jury decision not to prosecute a white policeman who shot dead an unarmed black teenager.

Waiting Game in Ferguson

As the country looks on, protesters, residents and businesses in Ferguson, Mo. anxiously await a grand jury decision.