Seattle police officers had to rescue a man from a basketball hoop after May Day protests.
Seattle police are warning drivers that May Day means they should be prepared for rolling slowdowns and heavy traffic from planned marches.
Activists who are marching for labor and immigrant rights in U.S. cities on Friday will broaden their message to direct attention toward police brutality as tensions simmer in communities across the nation.
Seattle is preparing for May Day marches and protests Friday, the first of which is expected to kick off just before 11 a.m.
The crowds headed to Westlake Park downtown, waving signs seeking an end to deportations and “15 Now”
Hundreds of people rallied on the steps of the Oregon Capitol on Thursday to support immigration reform, including allowing people who can’t prove they are legal residents to drive.
Ed Murray proposed a phased-in increase of the city’s minimum wage to $15 an hour over the next seven years
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray says he will announce on Thursday his plan for raising the city’s minimum wage to $15 an hour.
Seattle police say May Day marchers are welcome to protest Thursday, but officers are prepared to respond to assaults or property damage
After violence on May Day the past two years, Seattle police say they’re ready for marches this May 1.