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Here Are The Most Powerful Photos From The Ferguson Protests

Stores and police vehicles burned, dozens of people were arrested, and protesters clashed with police after officials announced that a grand jury would not file charges against Officer Darren Wilson for fatally shooting Michael Brown. Here are some of the most stunning, powerful images from Monday night into Tuesday morning in Ferguson, Missouri.

Posted on November 25, 2014, at 12:59 p.m. ET

A demonstrator blocks a street in Ferguson.
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A demonstrator blocks a street in Ferguson.

A demonstrator sits in front of a debris fire in Ferguson.
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A demonstrator sits in front of a debris fire in Ferguson.

Protesters hold their hands up as they stand in front of a line of police officers after the grand jury's decision was announced.
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Protesters hold their hands up as they stand in front of a line of police officers after the grand jury's decision was announced.

Protestors kneel with their hands up during demonstrations on Ferguson.
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Protestors kneel with their hands up during demonstrations on Ferguson.

Demonstrators embrace in Ferguson.
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Demonstrators embrace in Ferguson.

Demonstrators pose near a fire in Ferguson.
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Demonstrators pose near a fire in Ferguson.

Demonstrators block traffic as they protest in front of the Ferguson Police Department.
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Demonstrators block traffic as they protest in front of the Ferguson Police Department.

A row of cars burns at a used vehicle lot in Ferguson.
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A row of cars burns at a used vehicle lot in Ferguson.

A demonstrator in a Guy Fawkes mask sits in a car with writing about Michael Brown.
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A demonstrator in a Guy Fawkes mask sits in a car with writing about Michael Brown.

A suspected looter is arrested outside a Dollar Store during Ferguson riots.
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A suspected looter is arrested outside a Dollar Store during Ferguson riots.

Protesters set fire to a public storage building.
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Protesters set fire to a public storage building.

A couple embraces in Ferguson as a grand jury's decision to not indict Officer Darren Wilson is announced.
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A couple embraces in Ferguson as a grand jury's decision to not indict Officer Darren Wilson is announced.

Demonstrators in Ferguson.
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Demonstrators in Ferguson.

Looters flee from a business during riots in Ferguson.
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Looters flee from a business during riots in Ferguson.

A police officer points a shotgun at protesters.
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A police officer points a shotgun at protesters.

A demonstrator holds his hands up while walking down a street in Ferguson.
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A demonstrator holds his hands up while walking down a street in Ferguson.

Demonstrators wait outside the Ferguson Police Department for the grand jury's announcement.
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Demonstrators wait outside the Ferguson Police Department for the grand jury's announcement.

A protester lies injured on the ground during clashes with police.
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A protester lies injured on the ground during clashes with police.

Protesters attempt to tip over a police car during a demonstration.
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Protesters attempt to tip over a police car during a demonstration.

Demonstrators gesture as a business burns after it was set on fire.
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Demonstrators gesture as a business burns after it was set on fire.

A police officer confronts a protestor during the demonstrations.
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A police officer confronts a protestor during the demonstrations.

A protester burns an American flag on Highway 580 in Oakland, California, during protests inspired by those in Ferguson.
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A protester burns an American flag on Highway 580 in Oakland, California, during protests inspired by those in Ferguson.

Police confront protestors after rioting broke out following the grand jury decision announcement.
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Police confront protestors after rioting broke out following the grand jury decision announcement.

A beauty supply store is looted in Ferguson.
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A beauty supply store is looted in Ferguson.

Protestors run after police deployed smoke in Ferguson.
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Protestors run after police deployed smoke in Ferguson.

Retired Cpt. Ray Lewis of the Philadelphia Police Department joins demonstrators in front of the police station in Ferguson.
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Retired Cpt. Ray Lewis of the Philadelphia Police Department joins demonstrators in front of the police station in Ferguson.

A police officer runs from a burning squad car in Ferguson.
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A police officer runs from a burning squad car in Ferguson.

Looters run out of a business in Ferguson.
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Looters run out of a business in Ferguson.

People riding outside of a car in Ferguson during the protests.
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People riding outside of a car in Ferguson during the protests.

A St. Louis Cardinals hat sits amid broken glass in Ferguson.
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A St. Louis Cardinals hat sits amid broken glass in Ferguson.

A protester rides in a car marked with Michael Brown's name in Ferguson.
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A protester rides in a car marked with Michael Brown's name in Ferguson.

Demonstrators spray words on a wall during a protest in Oakland, California.
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Demonstrators spray words on a wall during a protest in Oakland, California.

Michael Brown's mother, Leslie McSpadden, cries outside the police department in Ferguson after hearing of the grand jury's decision.
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Michael Brown's mother, Leslie McSpadden, cries outside the police department in Ferguson after hearing of the grand jury's decision.

Police deploy gas on protestors during a demonstration in Ferguson.
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Police deploy gas on protestors during a demonstration in Ferguson.

Demonstrators embrace in Ferguson.
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Demonstrators embrace in Ferguson.

A protester walks near a burning building in Ferguson.
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A protester walks near a burning building in Ferguson.

Graffiti encourages people to loot and burn in Ferguson.
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Graffiti encourages people to loot and burn in Ferguson.

A Ferguson firefighter surveys the rubble at a strip mall that was set on fire.
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A Ferguson firefighter surveys the rubble at a strip mall that was set on fire.

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