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Police kill black teen near Ferguson, but similarities appear to end there

A police officer in a town near Ferguson, Mo., fatally shot a black teen. But the teen was armed and threatening, police say. It's another window into a world coming into sharper focus: How police make split-second decisions.

 
 
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