US: Baltimore mayor orders curfew after protester violence

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake called Monday night (27 April) one of her citys darkest days as protesters marched the streets and some she called a small group of criminals looted stores and set fire to buildings and cars. Apr 28, 2015

Michael Browns family sues Ferguson over shooting death

The family of Michael Brown filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city of Ferguson on 23 April, seeking unspecified damages and police reforms after the black teens killing by a white policeman prompted a national debate on law enforcement and race. Apr 24, 2015