Foreign Reporters attacked in Ferguson. Vehicle Torched.
So apparently even the international press was present in Ferguson lately, but THAT turned out to be a bad choice. In the linked article, two foreign journalists were attacked by teens and their car was torched. More on the story here.
First, you shouldn’t willingly put yourself in a dangerous situation unless it is absolutely necessary. Second, if you do, be prepared for the worst. These guys were not. Don’t be these guys.