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US Town Braces for Grand Jury Decision in Brown Case

The parents of a black man killed by a white police officer in the Midwestern state of Missouri are calling on their son's supporters as well as law enforcement to remain "peaceful, calm and dignified" as a grand jury prepares to announce whether to charge the officer with a crime. The family's attorneys held a news conference Thursday, echoing Missouri Governor Jay Nixon, who called on protesters to avoid rioting, looting and violence. But the attorneys faulted him for...

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