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Protests in nation’s biggest cities for second night in a row

The protests have been largely peaceful.


Patrick Howell O'Neill


For a second night in a row, protests around the country have emerged in the wake of a grand jury declining to indict Ferguson, Mo. police officer Darren Wilson for the killing of Michael Brown.

In New York City, the nation’s largest city, protests have been ongoing for hours. Monday night, they shut down the city’s biggest bridges. Tuesday they’ve shut down some of New York’s biggest roadways and many demonstrators are headed to the bridges once again.

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The protests have hit many of the country’s biggest metropolitan areas and are active in dozens of states.

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Much less peaceful: A car plowed through protesters in Minneapolis, leaving at least one woman in the hospital.

Photo via Andrew Peng/NBC News

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