Protesters gather at America`s biggest shopping mall

Hundreds of demonstrators filed into America`s largest shopping mall Saturday as part of an ongoing wave of protests against racially charged police violence, interrupting one of the holidays` busiest shopping days.

Ferguson wants peace instead of protests, but anger still simmers

It is hard to find much healing in Ferguson, Missouri.

Judge puts limits on use of tear gas in Missouri racial protests

 A federal judge on Thursday ordered St Louis area police to issue warnings and give crowds reasonable time disperse before firing tear gas, following complaints by activists over heavy-handed police tactics during ongoing race-related protests.

Obama says peaceful protests vital in bringing change

 President Barack Obama defended the importance of peaceful protests during an interview broadcast on Monday, saying they were necessary to help bring about social change.

Protest in Melbourne against police violence in US

A peaceful protest was organised in Australia on Friday to show solidarity with the people of Ferguson, Missouri in the US.

New York Police to undergo re-training

Some 22,000 New York Police Department patrolmen are to take part in a retraining initiative aimed at averting a repeat of incidents such as the one that led to the death of Eric Garner, Mayor Bill de Blasio has said.

Hillary Clinton backs probes of chokehold, Ferguson deaths

Hillary Rodham Clinton has said the US criminal justice system is "out of balance" and she supports federal reviews of police-involved deaths of unarmed black men in Ferguson, Missouri, and New York City.

Hillary Clinton backs federal probes of Ferguson, Staten Island cases

Potential Democratic presidential contender Hillary Clinton said on Thursday she was pleased the US Department of Justice was investigating the recent deaths of unarmed black men in incidents with police.

Narendra Modi regains top position in 'Time Person of the Year' poll
Narendra Modi regains top position in 'Time Person of the Year' poll

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has regained his top position in the 'Time Person of the Year' poll after the Ferguson protesters surged ahead of him for a brief period.

Chokehold death: “I can't breathe!” New York chants Eric Garner's last words in protest
Chokehold death: “I can't breathe!” New York chants Eric Garner's last words in protest

Even as the dust is yet to settle on Ferguson fury over Michael Brown's death, the city of New York saw fresh protests on Thursday as in a similar case another white police officer Daniel Pantaleo was acquitted in the chokehold death case of a black unarmed man.

Obama vows to address ''simmering distrust'' between police, minorities
Obama vows to address ''simmering distrust'' between police, minorities

President Barack Obama made a forceful pledge on Monday to use his last two years in office to address the "simmering distrust" between police and minority communities as he requested $263 million for the federal response to the civil rights upheaval triggered in Ferguson, Missouri.

Obama to move on police body cameras after Ferguson unrest

President Barack Obama will seek to release funds aimed at equipping more US police officers with body cameras following the racially charged fatal shooting of a black teenager in Ferguson, the White House said Monday.

Ferguson protesters lawyer up after scores of arrests

The young man and woman waiting in the dark outside the St. Louis county jail were bundled up in scarves and hats to ward off a light freezing rain, but still they were shivering. Every time someone emerged from the jail they would scurry with the person to a nearby car, which had the engine running and the heat blasting.

Missouri officer in fatal shooting resigned without severance: Mayor

The white police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri, this summer, got no severance deal when he resigned from the force, the mayor of the St. Louis suburb said on Sunday.

Mayor vows to rebuild riot-torn US town of Ferguson

The mayor of the US city at the center of a deadly police shooting that sparked repeated nights of racially charged unrest pledged Sunday to rebuild.

Michael Brown shooting: Ferguson cop says resigning was 'hardest thing to do'
Michael Brown shooting: Ferguson cop says resigning was 'hardest thing to do'

Days after he was acquitted in Michael Brown shooting case, Darren Wilson, the white cop from Ferguson, submitted his resignation keeping in mind the “safety of other police officers” as the police department had received several threats, reports quoted his attorney as saying on Sunday.

Modi slips to second spot in TIME's 'Person of the Year' poll
Modi slips to second spot in TIME's 'Person of the Year' poll

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has slipped to the second place in the Time magazine's 'Person of the Year' poll with the Ferguson protesters surging ahead of him in a vote by the readers.

Police officer at center of Ferguson shooting resigns
Police officer at center of Ferguson shooting resigns

The police officer who killed an unarmed black 18-year-old, sparking protests about race and police brutality around the country has resigned, local media reported.

Police arrest 15 in fresh Ferguson protests

Police arrested 15 people in the protest-hit St Louis suburb of Ferguson on Friday in more demonstrations demanding justice for an unarmed black teenager killed by police.

Seattle protesters enter shopping malls, chaining doors shut at one

Protesters angered by a grand jury`s decision not to indict a white police officer for killing an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri, entered a pair of shopping malls in downtown Seattle on Friday and disrupted a tree-lighting ceremony.