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Ferguson McDonald's a haven amid protests and tear gas
Ferguson McDonald's a haven amid protests and tear gas

Maybe the real story is how the windows at McDonald’s survived as long as they did. Candice Dotson, 38, watched them break Sunday night as a group of frightened protesters fleeing barrages of tear gas from the police tried to slam their way through the locked doors of the fast-food outlet. "A bunch of guys were banging on the doors, saying, ‘Let the kids in, let the kids in!'" said Dotson, who was seeking safety for herself and her 11-year-old son. As the crowd smashed through the glass and surged inside, several workers fled to the back and locked themselves in the storage room. Amid the clouds of tear gas and hurtling bottle rockets that have turned this...

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