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.

Outbursts in Ferguson Overwhelm Organized Protests

Angry over the shooting of Michael Brown, thousands of people in August took to the streets of Ferguson, Missouri, with the hope the policeman who shot the unarmed black teenager would be charged.

Photos: Protests Against Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

People across the country demonstrated for the second night on Tuesday after a grand jury in Ferguson, Mo. announced its decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting of Michael Brown.

Waiting Game in Ferguson

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

Photos: Ferguson Is Boiling

Protesters have taken to the streets every day since Michael Brown, 18, was shot by police on Saturday.