8/15/2014

News crews from KSDK -- Gannett's NBC affiliate in St. Louis -- and Al-Jazeera America reportedly were hit with bean bags and tear gas by police in Ferguson, Mo., as they tried to cover the aftermath of a police shooting of an unarmed teenager. Ferguson police also arrested reporters with The Washington Post and The Huffington Post. Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., is calling on the Justice Department to launch a probe into the arrests of reporters and those protesting.

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