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Mo. Governor Declares State of Emergency

The governor of Missouri, Jay Nixon, has declared a state of emergency and imposed a curfew in the town of Ferguson, following another night of clashes sparked by the August 9 shooting death of an unarmed African American teenager by police. Nixon said Saturday the state of emergency was not to silence people but to contain a handful of looters who are endangering the community.  At a news conference, Nixon said he was committed to making sure the forces of peace and justice...

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