National Guard Called In to Ferguson, Missouri; Brown Autopsy Released

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-08_7ac610dd48.jpgScott Olson/Getty Images (FERGUSON, Mo.) -- A curfew imposed on the city of Ferguson by Missouri Governor Jay Nixon did little to quell disturbances Saturday night as one man was shot and seven people were arrested during protests over the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown. Meanwhile, even before authorities imposed another curfew Sunday at midnight, multiple smoke canisters were fired at protesters in an attempt to disperse a crowd after Molotov cocktails were allegedly thrown by agitators.

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Michael Brown's Family Hosts Rally to Remember Teen Shot by Cop

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-08_39c5d02890.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (FERGUSON, Mo.) -- Thousands gathered Sunday afternoon at the Greater Grace Church for a rally hosted by the parents of Michael Brown, the unarmed 18-year-old whose shooting by police sparked a week of unrest in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson. The rally was an attempt to bring the community together after the shooting of Brown last weekend, according to fliers distributed to Ferguson residents.

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At Least Two Killed in Arkansas Freight Train Collision

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-08_c186ccbe7a.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (HOXIE, Ark.) -- Two freight train crew members were killed in a fiery collision between two trains in the northeast Arkansas town of Hoxie early Sunday morning. According to Arkansas Department of Emergency Management spokesman Kendell Snyder, two others were injured and have been transported to local hospitals.

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Justice Department To Perform Own Autopsy on Michael Brown

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-08_9623fb066e.jpgBrendan Hoffman/Getty Images (FERGUSON, Mo.) -- The Justice Department will perform its own autopsy on the body of Michael Brown as part of its independent investigation into the Missouri teenager's shooting death, officials announced Sunday. "Due to the extraordinary circumstances involved in this case and at the request of the Brown family, Attorney General Holder has instructed Justice Department officials to arrange for an additional autopsy to be performed by a federal medical examiner," the Justice Department said in a statement Sunday.

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Alabama Family Catches Record-Breaking Alligator

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-08_4ce2642093.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (THOMASTON, Ala.) -- A 1,000-pound gator is breaking records in Alabama.Five members of the Stokes family caught this monster alligator Saturday in Thomaston, Alabama. It took them 10 hours to wrangle the mammoth beast. Biologists at Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries easily measured the alligator at 15 feet, but weighing it was a bit more tricky.

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