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Thanksgiving holiday quiets protests in Ferguson; 7 arrested in N.Y.
Thanksgiving holiday quiets protests in Ferguson; 7 arrested in N.Y.

Protest activity outside Missouri seemed to surpass the number of demonstrations in this St. Louis suburb where the Thanksgiving holiday and cold weather continued to keep tensions below the boil after a grand jury decided not to indict a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man. The decision not to charge Police Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown touched off violent protests, looting and arson in Ferguson and less violent demonstrations across the country, especially in Los Angeles and New York. Hundreds of people have been arrested on protest-related charges since the grand jury’s decision was announced on Monday. On Thursday, at...

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