The grand jury’s decision on whether to indict Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson will be announced at 8 p.m. CT (9 p.m. ET) Monday, the prosecutor’s office says.
The Ferguson-Florissant School District has canceled classes and activities for Tuesday in anticipation of possible protests.
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Washington (CNN) — President Barack Obama announced Monday that Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will step down from his position as soon as the Senate confirms a successor.
Hagel, who has served as Defense secretary since February 2013, was forced out by President Barack Obama, CNN confirmed from several sources.
During his remarks from the White House, Obama, however, praised Hagel as an “exemplary” Defense secretary, calling him critical to a number of national security accomplishments during his tenure, and characterized Hagel’s resignation as his own choice. FULL ARTICLE