Marketplace’s Adam Allington is in Ferguson, Missouri, reporting on Monday’s grand jury decision not to charge officer Darren Wilson in the death of teenager Michael Brown.
Protests and riots rocked the town Monday night. Buildings burned, dozens were arrested and many schools are closed. The local economy has been disrupted but the long-term impact on St. Louis businesses is unclear.
Listen to our report on the ground in Ferguson in the audio player above, and read live updates below.
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