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Protesters, officials tensely await grand jury decision on Ferguson shooting
Protesters, officials tensely await grand jury decision on Ferguson shooting

A growing chorus of top officials, and community and religious leaders are calling for calm in Ferguson, Mo., and elsewhere as the nation awaits the decision of a grand jury that is deliberating whether to indict the officer who shot Michael Brown. At an afternoon news conference, officials said they have been having discussions with some protest groups in order to minimize any difficulties once the grand jury decision is announced. Officials said they and demonstrators agreed on some general approaches, but there were no formal agreements. ------------ For the Record An earlier version of this post said Dasha Jones was arrested on suspicion of resisting arrest. She was arrested on...

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