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Parents of US teenager Michael Brown reject police apology

The parents of the unarmed black teenager gunned down by police in Ferguson in the US have rejected an apology by the city's top cop.

Michael Brown's mother, Lesley McSpadden, said Darren Wilson, the white officer who fired the gun, should instead be arrested.

The 18-year-old's death sparked days of widespread rioting.

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Police fire smoke at protesters in Ferguson

Police in Ferguson fired smoke and tear gas canisters into a crowd of defiant protesters who gathered in the St. Louis suburb where a black teen had been shot by a white police officer while walking down the street.

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