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Protesters 'Occupy' Wall Street

Dozens of protesters took to Bowling Green Park on Sept. 17, 2011 to occupy Wall Street in protest of bank profits.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Central Park Boathouse Workers Walk Out In Protest

Employees at the Central Park Boathouse who say they're being harassed because they want to form a union went on strike Tuesday.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

American Girl Place Bans Horse Carriage Rides After Protests

After Friends of Animals held an in-store demo and gathered more than 1,000 petition signatures, the American Girl Place canceled its Central Park horse carriage outings.

Manhattan »

City Council Adopts $66 Billion Budget for 2012

After a a 15-hour delay, the Council voted 49-1 in favor of the plan, which saves teachers' jobs, but eliminates others.

Downtown »

Italian American Activists to Protest Rejection of Pier A Museum Proposal

Residents are expected to protest at Pier A in Battery Park on Saturday afternoon.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

P.S. 51 Parents and Teachers Unite Against Proposed School Split

A crowd rallied outside P.S. 51 in Hell's Kitchen Wednesday to protest the Department of Education's proposal.

Manhattan »

Gay Rights Groups Rally Around Manhattan to Push Marriage Legislation

The groups rallied at Central Park, Union Square and elsewhere this weekend to show support for the legalization of same-sex marriage.

Downtown »

Police Shut Down Union Protest Outside City Hall

NYPD officers dispersed the crowd after protesters blocked traffic on Broadway.

Midtown & Theater District »

Macy's Workers Rally in Midtown Before Contract Expires

The company's contract with its workers is set to expire one week from today.

Manhattan »

Livery Cab Depots Shut As Drivers Rally at City Hall

Livery drivers descended on City Hall to demand that they be allowed to continue to serve the city.

Manhattan »

Rent Reform Advocates Build "Cuomoville" Tent City in Chelsea

The group is trying to draw attention to the expiration of rent regulation rules June 15.

Midtown & Theater District »

Broadway Musicians Protest Canned Music

Performers slam "Priscilla Queen of the Desert" for using tapes in place of live musicians.

Manhattan »

The Roots Open for Obama at Times Square Fundraiser

Obama joined hip hop band The Roots at Wednesday night's Town Hall event.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Protest Planned Against Illegal Duane Reade Sign

Upper West Siders want Duane Reade to remove a brightly lit sign at its new store on West 72nd Street and Broadway.

Harlem »

Obama's Harlem Visit Expected to Attract Praise and Protests

Some plan to protest President Barack Obama's New York visit while others are thrilled about the significance for Harlem.

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