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Obama Stands By Report on Ferguson, Missouri Police Bias Against Blacks

U.S. President Barack Obama said Friday he fully stands behind the Justice Department's decision not to bring civil rights charges against a white police officer who killed an unarmed black teenager during a confrontation in Ferguson, Missouri last year. He also said he backs the department's findings that the town's white police force has been biased against African Americans. On Friday, Obama told students at Benedict College — a majority black college in Columbia,...

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