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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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Violence begins to escalate again in Missouri

Bottles were thrown at police as unrest begins to escalate in Ferguson, Missouri more than a week after the police shooting of an unarmed teenager. USA Today Reporter Yamiche Alcindor, who is at the scene, said that officers had begun "spraying mace at protesters".

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