|Gov. Nixon ends state of emergency for Ferguson protests
Updated Dec 17, 03:39 PM
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon on Wednesday ended the state of emergency that he declared for the St. Louis area ahead of unrest over the Ferguson grand jury decision, praising the work of police and the National Guard in preventing any protest-related deaths. He issued his executive order on Nov. 17. Protests, including some that turned violent, broke out on Nov. 24 after St. Louis ...