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Police used tear gas and smoke bombs to repel crowds who threw Molotov cocktails during another violent night on the streets ...
of a St. Louis suburb in the wake of the shooting of the unarmed 18-year old Michael Brown. (Aug. 14)
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SHOTLIST:KTVI - COURTESY KTVI, EMBARGO ST. LOUISFerguson, Missouri - August 13, 2014++PART MUTE FROM SOURCE++1. Protesters running from police. UPSOUND (English) "You must disperse immediately. This is no longer a peaceful protest when you try to injure people. You must disperse now."2. Various of tear gas, smoke bombs3. Various of police firing tear gas, smoke bombs4. Police walking through smokeSTORYLINE:Police used tear gas and smoke bombs to repel crowds who threw Molotov cocktails during another violent night on the streets of a St. Louis suburb in the wake of the shooting of the unarmed 18-year old Michael Brown.In the streets of Ferguson the polite dialogue heard at community forums and news conferences is nowhere to be found. Instead, officers from multiple departments in riot gear and in military equipment have clashed nightly with protesters, who chant, "Hands up, don't shoot." Wednesday saw more tense confrontations and further volleys of tear gas from police _ this time paired with smoke bombs in response to flaming projectiles and other objects lobbed from the crowd. Protesters faced heavily armed police who at times trained weapons on them from armored trucks.