Smith's death is just one of several high-profile U.S. cases in recent years in which a white officer killed a black suspect, including the 2014 killing of Michael Brown in nearby Ferguson that sparked months of angry and sometimes violent protests.
On Saturday night, U2 were set to perform at St. Louis' Dome on Saturday night, but they were forced to cancel the performance in light of the violent protests that are occurring around the city, after former local police officer Jason Stockley was found not guilty of murder in the 2011 shooting of Anthony Lamar Smith.
Owing to a lack of adequate police protection at their performance venue following the city's protests of the Jason Stockley acquittal verdict, the band has chose to cancel this evening's concert.
Authorities closed off several blocks around the police headquarters Sunday afternoon in anticipation of the protests, following two days of nonviolent marches and two nights of violent skirmishes that resulted in more than 40 arrests. The demonstrators retreated down a street, vandalizing businesses.
Hundreds of people turned out for initially peaceful protests after the verdict, but the situation turned violent Friday night, leading police to break up the crowd with tear gas.
United States tourists hurt in French acid attack
Two of the tourists suffered facial injuries and were rushed to hospital after the attack outside a Marseille train station. In August, a man driving a van crashed into two bus stops in the Vieux-Port area, a popular tourist spot.
One 26-year-old female rookie officer suffered a broken jaw after protester threw a brick at her face.
Police also said that 10 businesses were damaged, with mostly broken windows.
Bad news for all of those U2 fans in the greater St. Louis metropolitan area.
Reed said protesters went to Krewson's house because she was not in the streets with the people even though she had expressed support on social media. Mr. Smith had been taken in hunting, after a sale of the drug. Prosecutors said the officer planted a gun in Smith's vehicle after the shooting. Less than a minute later, he shot Smith five times.
"I can feel for and I understand what the family is going through, and I know everyone wants someone to blame, but I'm just not the guy", Stockley told the St Louis Post-Dispatch.
McMaster said Trump will push a message of "reform", calling for more transparency and accountability at the United Nations . The North American Aerospace Defense Command also determined that the missile had posed no threat to North America.
Babar Azam (48 off 31 balls) also missed out on his half century as Thisara Perera dismissed him in the final over of the innings. His and Pakistan's only hundred in a Twenty20 worldwide had come against Bangladesh during the World Twenty20 tournament in 2014.
And at a Black History Month event held at the White House soon after taking office, Trump railed against the media . Scott has been outspoken on issues of racism but supportive of the president's low-tax economic agenda.
Andrew Cuomo, a Democrat, said in a statement he wants to prevent people from "unwarranted targeting" while in the Empire State. Andrew Cuomo made the announcement of resources for the islands after touring hurricane-ravaged areas there on Friday.
There's also another possibility: that the Trump administration will continue to waive sanctions against Iran, and then decertify. But reinstating sanctions would violate the U.S.'s terms - and effectively tear up the agreement.
Arsenal won the most recent meetings with Chelsea , claiming the FA Cup in May and the Community Shield , on penalties, in August. Keen to keep his players focused, Conte refused to write off Arsenal when asked about their troubled start.
Peterson cautioned those affected to be sure they are signing up for Equifax's free service and not its paid service. If you are a victim of identity theft, Minnesota law allows you to place a credit freeze for free.
Keeping that in mind, we're here to help by telling you how to watch the 2017 Emmys live , no matter what your TV sitch may be. There are loads of great shows and talented actors and actresses up for awards at the 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards .
Kurds across the Kurdistan Region and overseas gathered in a show of solidarity for the historic independence vote. On Thursday, Iraq's parliament voted to remove Karim from his post, a decision he summarily dismissed.
The Watch is being used to collect heart rate data using the app which was created by Stanford using Apple's ResearchKit platform. Customers can set up notifications to know if their heart rate has elevated above a specific range while being inactive.
Greg Olsen suffers broken foot in Week 2
It is too early for the Bills to make the switch from Taylor to Peterman, but Taylor did not help his case Sunday. He finished with 9 yards on 12 carries, as well as six catches for 34 yards.
Harry Dean Stanton dies
He also appeared in hit TV series such as Big Love , and many westerns including Pork Chop Hill in 1959 with Gregory Peck. Hamill, who played Luke Skywalker, described Stanton as "incomparable" while Lynch labelled him a "great one".
USA envoy calls for Kurds to halt referendum
It described the Iraqi Kurdish leadership's "increasingly emotional statements" in favor of independence as "alarming". He noted that Belgium, Britain, France and Iraq had cooperatively developed an "alternative plan" to the referendum.
Sampha beats Ed Sheeran for Mercury Music Prize
With its unique creativity, rich musicality, depth and vulnerability, it resonates emotionally and speaks to the heart. Although they don't always get it right and there have been some forgettable winners as well.
Jennifer Lawrence will take a two year break from acting
Having noticeably kept their distance on the red carpet, the duo were suddenly arm in arm at the NY screening and happy to. She explained of her new movie: "I believed in the metaphor and the message that Darren wanted to get across.
Trump in Florida to survey Hurricane Irma damage, meets victims
Trump had expressed worry about the path of Hurricane Irma last week, saying that the storm bearing toward Florida was "not good". Trump greets Florida Governor Rick Scott, Florida Senator Marco Rubio and FEMA administrator Brock Long on the airport tarmac.