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FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - Hospitals report having treated at least 14 people who were injured during the unrest that followed the announcement that a grand jury decided not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson for killing 18-year-old Michael Brown.
    
Several Ferguson businesses were damaged or destroyed by fires and others were looted during the protests that erupted after the Monday night announcement
    
Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis says it admitted two injured people and treated and released five others. It didn't disclose the nature of the injuries.
    
Christian Hospital, near Ferguson, says it treated six people for minor injuries. And Saint Louis University Hospital says it treated one person.
    
Wilson, who is white, shot and killed Brown, who was black and unarmed, on Aug. 9 during a scuffle in a Ferguson street.

More than 80 protesters arrested in St. Louis area

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - Authorities say that more than 80 people were arrested as chaos enveloped sections of the St. Louis area overnight.
   
St. Louis County police released records early Tuesday showing 61 people were arrested in Ferguson on charges including burglary and trespassing.
   
And St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay said 21 people were arrested in the city.
   
Angry protesters set fire to buildings and police cars and looted businesses in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson on Monday night after it was announced that a grand jury decided against indicting the white police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown, an unarmed black 18-year-old, in August.

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