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Police Step Back as Protesters Peacefully Defy Curfew in Charlotte

Hundreds of demonstrators defied a midnight curfew in Charlotte, North Carolina in the eastern United States, marching peacefully in the early hours of Friday morning against the controversial police shooting of an African American man. Authorities say they have no plans to enforce the curfew as long as the protests remain peaceful.  Major Gerald Smith of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department said, "The curfew is a tool that we will use to keep the peace. And right now we...

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