Missouri Guard ordered to exit after calmer night in Ferguson
Holder: History’s simmering; it’s time for nation to talk
Posted: August 22, 2014 at 4:29 a.m.
FERGUSON, Mo. -- As tensions on the streets seemed to ease Thursday, Gov. Jay Nixon ordered the Missouri National Guard to begin withdrawing from Ferguson, the St. Louis suburb that had been rocked by protests after a white police officer killed an unarmed black teenager.
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