Group of protesters angry at the shooting death of a black teenager by a white police officer remained on the streets of Ferguson, Missouri, past a declared curfew.
People at the scene are reporting smoke canisters being fired by the police.
More top news
The United States has sanctioned 271 Syrian government employees in response to Bashar Assad's alleged use of chemical weapons.
Weather warning in force across central and northern Scotland until 9am Tuesday morning.
We're all narcissists now (aren't we) so it must be OK for me to see the prism of UK politics through my two stints as a political editor.