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As Ferguson cleans up, government's response sparks criticism
As Ferguson cleans up, government's response sparks criticism

The sounds of cleanup -- crinkling glass, the pounding of hammers and the buzz of a circular saw -- filled the air Tuesday morning on South Florissant Road, where windows were smashed at businesses a block from the Ferguson Police Department headquarters. It could have been worse. "People locked arms and blocked looters" out in front of Cathy's Kitchen during the night, preventing them from doing more damage than smashing a window, said owner Jerome Jenkins, 47. "I wish I knew who they were." Things also could have been better. "We had time to be prepared for this, and we weren't," Jenkins said of the government response to hours of violence...

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