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Streets of Ferguson Calm Following Days of Violence

The streets of Ferguson, Missouri have been much calmer overnight, following 11 days of unrest after a local police officer shot and killed an unarmed black teenager. Police reported only six arrests, about 40 fewer than the night before. A police official said authorities had to respond to fewer incidents, noting there were no shootings, Molotov cocktails or fires.  He said police seized no handguns. Demonstrators have been taking to the streets to voice anger at the August 9...

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