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FBI probes teen's death after rally turns to riot

Posted: August 12, 2014 at 4:08 a.m.

Police detain a protester following a march along Florissant Road in downtown Ferguson, Mo. Monday, Aug. 11, 2014. The group marched along the closed street, rallying in front of the town's police headquarters to protest the shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown by Ferguson police officers. Brown, who was killed in a confrontation with police in the St. Louis suburb, was shot Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, and died following the confrontation with police. (AP Photo/Sid Hastings)

The FBI said Monday that it had opened an inquiry into the Saturday shooting death of an unarmed black man by a police officer that sparked a night of looting and vandalism in Ferguson, Mo., a suburb of St. Louis.

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