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August 19, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri.

No bullets, no tear gas mark 'turning point' in Ferguson

08/19/14 06:59PM

Missouri Highway Patrol Capt. Ron Johnson held a short press conference at 2 a.m. CT and said that the evening represented a "turning point" for the city. The police fired no bullets, used no tear gas or smoke bombs, and only used a limited amount of pepper spray. read more

Still no arrest in Michael Brown shooting

Still no arrest in Michael Brown shooting

08/19/14 06:00PM

Rev. Al Sharpton is joined by MSNBC reporter Trymaine Lee and State Rep. Courtney Allen Curtis for the latest updates on the ground in Ferguson. Plus: Breaking news on a brewing scandal involving Texas Gov. Rick Perry. watch

Image: National Guard Called In As Unrest Continues In Ferguson

St. Louis cops involved in fatal shooting

08/19/14 02:56PM

St. Louis police shot and killed a man Tuesday just three miles south of Ferguson. According to the police chief, the suspect brandished a knife at officers. No officers were injured and an investigation is ongoing, St. Louis police chief Sam Dotson announced on Twitter. A large group was gathering around the residential neighborhood where the shooting occurred. read more