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Missouri Governor Declares Emergency Before Grand Jury Finding

The governor of the U.S. state of Missouri has declared a state of emergency before a grand jury decision about whether a white police officer will be charged in the fatal shooting of a black teenager. Governor Jay Nixon said the order would activate the National Guard to assist state and local police in case of violence in the town of Ferguson, a St. Louis suburb, when the grand jury's decision is announced. Missouri officials have not given a date when the decision will be...

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