While the killing of Michael Brown on Aug. 9 by Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson happened in a community of 20,000, it and the conversations and events it touched off have affected the entire region, the nation and the world. Here, we recap the events since the shooting and give you the context on a map. Though we can't answer why these events occurred, here's the when and the where of Ferguson.
Click on the left and right arrows above the text to move through the days. Click on any red-highlighted text with a play symbol to hear some of the event.
Intro audio by Joseph Leahy, audio editing by Bill Raack.