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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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Missouri Governor lifts curfew in Ferguson

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon announced that he is lifting the curfew on the town of Ferguson after days of clashes between police and protesters over the killing of a black teenager by an officer.

The curfew was brought in on Saturday after protests following the shooting of Michael Brown became violent.

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