Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon listend as Missouri Highway Patrol Capt. Ron Johnson (left) answered questions at a Saturday news conference dealing with the aftermath of a police shooting of teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. Nixon declared a state of emergency Saturday and imposed a curfew in a St. Louis suburb, where police and protesters have clashed after a black teenager was shot to death by a white police officer a week ago.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon listend as Missouri Highway Patrol Capt. Ron Johnson (left) answered questions at a Saturday news conference dealing with the aftermath of a police shooting of teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. Nixon declared a state of emergency Saturday and imposed a curfew in a St. Louis suburb, where police and protesters have clashed after a black teenager was shot to death by a white police officer a week ago. Charlie Riedel The Associated Press
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon listend as Missouri Highway Patrol Capt. Ron Johnson (left) answered questions at a Saturday news conference dealing with the aftermath of a police shooting of teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. Nixon declared a state of emergency Saturday and imposed a curfew in a St. Louis suburb, where police and protesters have clashed after a black teenager was shot to death by a white police officer a week ago. Charlie Riedel The Associated Press

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declares emergency, imposes curfew in Ferguson

August 16, 2014 3:39 PM