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Protests again violent near St. Louis

Molotov cocktails, tear gas fly in suburb where teen was killed

Posted: August 14, 2014 at 4:32 a.m.

A march organized by area ministers to stop violence makes its way down West Florissant Avenue in Ferguson, Mo., on Wednesday.

Protests turned violent Wednesday night in a St. Louis suburb that has been rocked by racial unrest since a white police officer shot and killed an unarmed black teenager, with people throwing Molotov cocktails at police who responded with smoke bombs and tear gas to disperse the crowd.

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