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Monday, Jul 6, 2015

Occupy Protesters Get $333K in Pepper-Spray Blast

Occupy Protesters Get $333K in Pepper-Spray Blast

New York City has agreed to pay a total of $332,500 to six Occupy Wall Street protesters who said police unjustly blasted them with pepper spray. The episode helped propel the movement into the spotlight.

Thursday, Nov 1, 2012

Reporter Tries Rush-Hour Drive into Manhattan

Reporter Tries Rush-Hour Drive into Manhattan

On another day of traffic complications after Sandy, reporter Andrew Siff tries a drive commute to Manhattan from Queens over the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge on Thursday, the first day of the temporary 3-minimum...

Monday, Sep 24, 2012

Occupy Protester Sues in Pepper Spray Clash

Occupy Protester Sues in Pepper Spray Clash

A woman who was pepper sprayed during an Occupy Wall Street protest last year has filed a civil suit against the New York Police Department and the officer involved.

Monday, Sep 17, 2012

One Year Later, Occupy Movement Struggles

One Year Later, Occupy Movement Struggles

After making headlines and spreading to cities around the world over several months last year, the Occupy Wall Street movement began to disintegrate in rapid fashion last winter, when the weekly meetings...

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2012

More Than 180 Arrested at OWS Anniversary

More Than 180 Arrested at OWS Anniversary

Occupy Wall Street rallied its troops Monday, preparing to converge near the New York Stock Exchange to celebrate the movement's one-year anniversary and mark the day protesters began camping out in Zuccotti...

Monday, Sep 17, 2012

Protests Planned for Occupy Anniversary

Protests Planned for Occupy Anniversary

On Monday, protesters will converge near the New York Stock Exchange to celebrate the anniversary of the Occupy Wall Street movement, marking the day they began camping out in Zuccotti Park.

Sunday, Sep 16, 2012

Over a Dozen Arrested at Occupy 1-Year March

Over a Dozen Arrested at Occupy 1-Year March

About 300 people observing the one-year anniversary of Occupy Wall Street have ended their march to a small concrete park in New York's Lower Manhattan that served as headquarters for the protest movement...

Friday, Sep 14, 2012

Twitter to Turn Over OWS Tweets

Twitter to Turn Over OWS Tweets

Twitter on Friday agreed to hand over about three months' worth of tweets to a judge overseeing the criminal trial of an Occupy Wall Street protester, a case that has become a closely watched fight over how much...

Wednesday, Aug 1, 2012

3 Sue Over Pepper Spraying at NYC Occupy Protest

3 Sue Over Pepper Spraying at NYC Occupy Protest

Three people who claimed they were pepper sprayed by police officers at an Occupy Wall Street protest in Manhattan have filed lawsuits against the City, its police department and several police officers.

Wednesday, Jul 11, 2012

Occupy Guitarmy: NYC Rally Honors Woody Guthrie

Occupy Guitarmy: NYC Rally Honors Woody Guthrie

Occupy marchers with guitars are marking the 100th birthday of the late songwriter Woody Guthrie with a Manhattan rally.

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