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Ferguson public library receives flood of donations after rioting
Ferguson public library receives flood of donations after rioting

The Ferguson Municipal Public Library has been flooded with donations since Monday night's rioting, librarian Scott Bonner told the L.A. Times. "We were surprised," he said by phone Tuesday. Although schools in the town of Ferguson, Mo., were shut after destruction  followed news that a grand jury would not indict police Officer Darren Wilson in the killing of Michael Brown, the library stayed open Tuesday. In the first 20 hours since the grand jury announcement, close to 3,000 people have donated to the library online. While Bonner isn't ready to release exact numbers, he confirms that donations are five figures -- tens of thousands of dollars. It's a...

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