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Sheldon Silver Says Wall St. Protesters Have Outstayed Welcome

Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver said that downtown residents have had enough of the Occupy Wall Street protests.

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The Occupiers of Wall Street: Who They Are and What They Want

Occupy Wall Street is drawing a diverse array of protesters, including many who have never attended a demonstration before.

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Unions Join Occupy Wall Street for Largest Protest Yet

Thousands of protesters, accompanied by unions including the TWU, the UFT, and others, are expected to march from Foley Square to Wall Street Oct. 5, 2011.

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Protesters Warned Before Mass Arrests on Brooklyn Bridge, Police Say

Video footage released by police shows officers warning protesters to get off the Brooklyn Bridge roadway before they were arrested on Oct. 1, 2011.

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SlutWalk in Union Square Protests Blaming Victims of Sex Attacks

Thousands of women gathered in Union Square for SlutWalk on Oct. 1, 2011 to protest blaming the victims of sexual attacks.

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More Than 700 Occupy Wall Street Protesters Arrested on Brooklyn Bridge

Hundreds of protesters from the Occupy Wall Street movement were arrested on the Brooklyn Bridge Saturday afternoon.

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Occupy Wall Street Apologizes for Getting 'Hoaxed' By Radiohead Claim

Radiohead and Occupy Wall Street shot down claims that the band would play Zuccotti Park on Friday.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Chinatown's Shuang Wen School Supporters Blast DOE 'Witch Hunt'

Parents and students rallied Friday against the DOE's ongoing investigations into the high-achieving Chinatown school.

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Zuccotti Park Can't Be Closed to Wall Street Protesters, NYPD Says

NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly said Zuccotti Park owners are required to keep it open 24 hours a day.

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Michael Moore to Visit Struggling St. Mark's Bookshop

The outspoken filmmaker Mike Moore will appear at the shop Thursday to sign copies of his new memoir.

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Cornel West Visits Wall Street Protesters

The Princeton professor and civil-rights activist spoke to hundreds of demonstrators Tuesday in Zuccotti Park.

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Michael Moore Gives Boost to Wall Street Protesters

Filmmaker Michael Moore joined with demonstrators in Zuccotti Park Monday during the 10th day of protests.

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Pepper-Sprayed Protesters Did Not See Police Officer Who Targeted Them

The women who were pepper-sprayed at an Occupy Wall Street protest Saturday told a protest volunteer that they could not identify the NYPD officer who sprayed them.

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Dozens of Protesters Arrested in Union Square Area

Approximately 80 protesters associated with the Occupy Wall Street group were arrested in the Union Square area on Sept. 24, 2011.

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Two Protesters Arrested in Union Square March Against Troy Davis Execution

Joseph Jordan and Brandon King were arrested in a protest against the Troy Davis execution in Union Square Thursday night.

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