Ferguson timeline: The key events

A protester takes shelter from smoke billowing around him Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. Protests in the St. Louis suburb rocked by racial unrest since a white police officer shot an unarmed black teenager to death turned violent Wednesday night, with some people lobbing Molotov cocktails and other objects at police who responded with smoke bombs and tear gas to disperse the crowd. (AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, David Carson)
A protester takes shelter from smoke billowing around him Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. Protests in the St. Louis suburb rocked by racial unrest since a white police officer shot an unarmed black teenager to death turned violent Wednesday night, with some people lobbing Molotov cocktails and other objects at police who responded with smoke bombs and tear gas to disperse the crowd. (AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, David Carson)

FERGUSON, Mo. (NBCNC) — Things are changing Wednesday morning in Ferguson, Mo. Overnight, there were more protests — but without the violence we’ve seen for more than a week in the St. Louis suburb. And we could learn a lot more on Wednesday about the ongoing criminal and civil rights investigations into the police shooting of an unarmed teenager.

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