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Occupy Wall Street Vows to Shut Stock Exchange, Subways on Day of Action

Occupy Wall Street's day of action is scheduled to start Thursday with an attempt to shut down the New York Stock Exchange.

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OWS Protesters Clear Out of Zuccotti Park Overnight

The number of protesters at Zuccotti Park dwindled overnight as protesters sought shelter on their first night without tents and sleeping gear.  

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Occupy Wall Street Protesters Pour Back Into Zuccotti Park

Protesters headed back to shuttered Zuccotti Park and took over a lot at Canal Street and Sixth Avenue after their makeshift camp was cleared early Tuesday.

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Joan Baez to Perform at OWS Veterans Day Demonstration

Folk singer and activist Joan Baez will perform at an Occupy Wall Street Demonstration in Foley Square Friday, a lawyer for the organizers said.

East Village & Lower East Side »

A Nuisance or Revolution, Occupy Wall Street Becomes Art

In an exhibition titled "Waves... the Tides of Time," Gallery onetwentyeight has chosen to include images of the protest, which is less than two months old and only a blocks away.

Manhattan »

Washington Heights March Adds Diversity to Occupy Wall Street

Uptown politicians led a march from Washington Heights to Zuccotti Park Monday in solidarity with Occupy Wall Street.

Downtown »

City Teacher Among 20 Arrested During OWS March

Joshua Wiles, 27, a city teacher, was among 20 Occupy Wall Street protesters arrested during a march to Foley Square on Nov. 5, 2011.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

City Teacher Arrested for Occupy Wall Street Dustup

David Suker, 43, allegedly pushed a shopping cart at cops when they tried to arrest him for blocking traffic while handing out Occupy Wall Street material on Prince and Thompson streets.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Wheelchair Users Stage 'Roll-In' Protest Against 'Taxi of Tomorrow'

About a dozen advocates in wheelchairs staged a "roll-in" on Thursday to protest the city's new "Taxi of Tomorrow" design, which does not accommodate those with disabilities. 

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Wall Street Barricades Return Hours After Being Removed

The police barricades meant to deter Occupy Wall Street protesters and that led the struggling Milk Street Cafe to fire 21 staff members were back up again Wednesday night.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Upper West Side Man Takes Occupy Wall Street Message on the Road

Upper West Side resident Bob Heller decided to bring Occupy Wall Street to different city neighborhoods to spread the message for those who can't travel downtown.

Downtown »

Man Arrested for Allegedly Raping Occupy Wall Street Protester

Tonye Iketubosin, 26, was charged with sex abuse after allegedly raping a fellow protester at Occupy Wall Street's Zuccotti Park encampment on Oct. 25. He was being questioned in regard to another attack on Oct. 29.

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Occupy Wall Street Protester Punched by Cop Meets With Prosecutors

A video appears to show Deputy Inspector Johnny Cardona throwing a punch at Occupy Wall Street protestor Felix Rivera-Pitre.  

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Occupy Wall Street Dresses Up for Halloween

Protesters from Occupy Wall Street donned costumes with social justice messages to celebrate Halloween in Zuccotti Park.

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Occupy Wall Street Protesters Storm the Streets

Protesters from Occupy Wall Street took to the streets Wednesday night in solidarity with the Occupy Oakland protesters.

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