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US Cities Brace For Grand Jury Decision In Ferguson, Missouri Shooting

From Boston to Los Angeles, police departments are bracing for large demonstrations when a grand jury decides whether to indict a white police officer who killed an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri.


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23 Arrested At California Walmart Protest On Pay

A protest at a Los Angeles-area Walmart focusing on better wages has ended in some two dozen arrests.


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Protesters Descend On Capitol To Condemn ‘Fracking’

Protesters surrounded the California State Capitol Saturday, calling for Governor Jerry Brown to ban the oil and gas production process known as called “fracking.”


Damage inside the burnt US consulate building in Benghazi (Photo credit: GIANLUIGI GUERCIA/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama’s Security Breach In Libya Is Ignored By American Media

As the liberal American press and ultra-liberal bloggers inundate the Internet and newsprints with criticisms of what Mitt Romney, the GOP presidential challenger to President Barack Obama, said about Obama during the Libyan attacks and murders, throngs of foreign press and few American outlets tell the real story involved with the White House’s role in the incidents that we now know could have been prevented.


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State Cuts To In-Home Care Could Leave Many Without Options

Governor Jerry Brown is calling for more than $200 million in cuts to the in-home care program, but hundreds at the capitol urged lawmakers to find other areas to cut.


Float decorations for the 123rd annual Tournament of Roses parade are underway in Pasadena on December 29, 2011 in California (credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Occupy Protest Follows 123rd Annual Rose Parade

An anti-Wall Street demonstration that dovetailed with the Rose Parade has ended peacefully.


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At Least Three Dozen Arrested During Latest BART Protests

Police have arrested roughly three dozen protesters and have reopened two downtown San Francisco subway stations that were closed during the evening commute.


The California Capitol in Sacramento

Teachers Arrested In Protests In Calif. Capitol

More than two dozen California teachers, including the president of the state’s largest teachers union, have been arrested at the state Capitol as part of a protest over education funding in the state budget.


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Calif. Protests Highlight Teachers’ Frustrations

Teachers converging this week outside the state Capitol to press for more education funding are showing that the profession has never seemed less appealing.


England Redux

Talk about satisfying: spending a full week in England with my family, revisiting my college and reconnecting with old friends. I lived in England for five years, but that was more than twenty years ago […]


Protesters chained themselves to the ledge of Wheeler Hall on the UC Berkeley campus on March 3, 2011. (CBS)

Protesters End Ledge Protest At UC Berkeley

An hours-long protest over state education budget cuts that drew riot police to Berkley ended late Thursday when demonstrators occupying part of a building voluntarily withdrew, the university said.


Thousands of police are on the streets of the capital and hundreds of arrests have been made in an attempt to quell anti-government demonstrations. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

UC Davis Professor Attacked In Egypt

A UC Davis professor was attacked during protests in Cairo, and is now telling CBS13 what happened.