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People are protesting the Ferguson grand jury decision from coast to coast

Following the grand jury's decision to not indict Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown, protesters took to the street across the country — literally from coast to coast.

Protesters demonstrated in Times Square in New York City:


Some demonstrators blocked a major freeway in Los Angeles:


And some people marched outside the White House:

What year is it?

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Protests were reported in several other cities, including Ferguson, St. Louis, Philadelphia, and Chicago.