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Protesters Spill Onto I-5 In Sacramento, Blocking Traffic

A group of demonstrators caused some traffic trouble for drivers in downtown Sacramento on Thursday night.


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Oakland Police Arrest More Than 40 Protesters

Oakland’s mayor says more than 40 people have been arrested for hurling bottles, breaking windows and setting small fires during protests of a Missouri grand jury’s decision not to indict a white police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old.



Zimmerman Protesters Continue To Gather In Downtown Sacramento

Protestors held a peaceful rally at the federal courthouse in downtown Sacramento.


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Bay Area Workers Face Another Tough Commute On Day 2 Of Transit Workers’ Strike

San Francisco Bay area commuters endured another tough morning commute on Tuesday, as a strike on one of the region’s heavily used train systems entered its second day.


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Group Accuses Walmart Of Cutting Employees Hours To Avoid Healthcare Law

Dozens of people stood outside a local Walmart today protesting what they call the “Walmart loophole” that has taxpayers footing the bill for the employee’s health care.


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Protesters Rally At Capitol Against In-Home Health Care Cuts

Protestors delivered 75,000 petitions to the governor’s office Thursday, urging him to reconsider health care cuts.


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Dozens Arrested At Wells Fargo Shareholder Meeting

Authorities have arrested about two dozen people who demonstrated inside and outside Wells Fargo’s annual shareholders meeting.



Up To 30 Demonstrators Pepper-Sprayed At SoCal College

A Santa Monica fire captain says up to 30 demonstrators have been pepper-sprayed at a protest at Santa Monica College.


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UC Davis Occupy Protesters Cause On-Campus Bank To Close

Causing a bank to lock its doors may end up costing students more than just easy access to an ATM.


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Crowds Gather At UC Davis To Protest Pepper-Spraying Of Students

Several hundred students and demonstrators have gathered in the quad at UC Davis to protest the use of pepper spray on what appeared to be passive protesters at an Occupy UC Davis event last Friday, an incident that was captured by CBS13 cameras.


In one of the posts mocking the school board's attempts to filter certain historic events, Twitter user @caltrider writes about the UC Davis Occupy protest "These lucky people are getting free perfume spritzes, just like at Macys. #JeffCoSchoolBoardHistory #copolitics."

Two UC Davis Officers Placed On Leave For Pepper Spraying

Two UC Davis police officers accused of improperly using pepper spray to disperse a group of “Occupy UC Davis” protesters on campus Friday have been placed on leave.