The grand jury decision not to indict a white policeman for the killing of a black teenager in Ferguson, Mo., prompted several protests in the Triangle on Tuesday, as well as calls for changes that might prevent such fatal encounters in the future.
Gov. Jay Nixon orders hundreds of more National Guardsmen into Ferguson to help local law enforcement keep order in the St. Louis suburb.
His grand jury testimony provides a detailed account of the Ferguson shooting. It varies from many previously published stories – and accusations – about a cop who brazenly shot a youth trying to surrender, some said, with his hands up.