Protesters conduct a lie-in to protest against the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of white police officers in New York City and Ferguson.
More than 500 people gathered in New York for a second night of protests against the chokehold death of an unarmed black father-of-six by a white officer.
Obama is staying away from Ferguson in the wake of the uproar over a jury's decision not to charge the cop who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown.
Barack Obama asked federal agencies on Monday for concrete recommendations to ensure the US isn't building a "militarized culture" within police departments.
President Barack Obama will discuss the situation in Ferguson on Monday with his Cabinet, civil rights leaders, law enforcement officials and others.
The resignation of Darren Wilson from the Ferguson, Missouri, police force comes nearly four months after he killed 18-year-old Michael Brown and days after the announcement that he would not face criminal charges.
Tensions eased in the St Louis suburb of Ferguson after two nights of violence and looting sparked by racially charged anger over shooting of a black teen.
New York police arrested 7 protesters who tried to disrupt the Thanksgiving Day parade over the decision not to charge a Ferguson cop.
Ferguson Live: The case relates to the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown who was shot dead by a white police officer Darren Wilson in August in Ferguson.
The streets of Ferguson were mostly quiet after two nights of racially charged unrest following a jury decision to clear a white cop over killing of an unarmed black teen.
It was not immediately clear if the incident was linked to racially-charged unrest in and around nearby Ferguson.
Darren Wilson spoke publicly for the first time about the confrontation, and for the second straight night crowds poured into the streets of Ferguson.
Attorneys for Brown's family said from how evidence was presented to the jury to the way McCulloch delivered the news of its decision bolstered their belief that the outcome was predetermined by McCulloch.
Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson says he couldn't have done anything differently in his confrontation with Michael Brown to have prevented the 18-year-old's shooting death.
Missouri's governor ordered hundreds more state militia into a St. Louis suburb Tuesday after a night of violent protests over a grand jury decision's not to indict a white police officer in the killing of an unarmed black 18-year-old, a case that has inflamed racial tensions in the U.S.
After jury decided not to indict police officer in the Ferguson case where he shot unarmed teenager, transcripts of his testimony have been released.
Many countries spell out that any use of firearms is a last resort, though this can be defined many ways.
Thousands of people rallied late on Monday in US cities including Los Angeles and New York to passionately but peacefully protest a grand jury's decision not to indict a white police officer who killed an unarmed black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri.
A grand jury decided not to indict Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, the unarmed, black 18-year-old whose fatal shooting sparked weeks protests.
Did Michael Brown, an 18-year-old teenager scare Wilson because he was Black or did Wilson simply defend himself?