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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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Grand Jury could hear evidence from Darren Wilson

The Grand Jury hearing the case of Michael Brown later today could hear evidence from his alleged shooter, policeman Darren Brown.

After hearing from eyewitnesses, the jury must decide if criminal charges should be brought against the officer, who is currently in hiding after Mr Brown's family called for his arrest.

Protests continued in Ferguson last night over a week after Mr Brown was shot dead. Credit: Reuters

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