May Day

Police Rescue Man Stuck In Basketball Hoop Following May Day ProtestsSeattle police officers had to rescue a man from a basketball hoop after May Day protests.
Seattle Police: May Day Marches Mean Heavy TrafficSeattle police are warning drivers that May Day means they should be prepared for rolling slowdowns and heavy traffic from planned marches.
May Day Rallies Broaden To Address Police Brutality, RaceActivists 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.
May Day In Seattle: Planned Marches, Police Response, Traffic AdvisoriesSeattle is preparing for May Day marches and protests Friday, the first of which is expected to kick off just before 11 a.m.
Masked 'Superheroes' Take On May Day Protesters As Demonstrations Turn ViolentThe crowds headed to Westlake Park downtown, waving signs seeking an end to deportations and "15 Now"
May Day Crowd: Grant Driving Privilege To All 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.
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Proposes $15 Minimum Wage PlanEd Murray proposed a phased-in increase of the city's minimum wage to $15 an hour over the next seven years
Mayor To Announce $15 Wage Plan On May DaySeattle Mayor Ed Murray says he will announce on Thursday his plan for raising the city's minimum wage to $15 an hour.
Seattle Police Preparing For May Day ProtestsSeattle police say May Day marchers are welcome to protest Thursday, but officers are prepared to respond to assaults or property damage
Seattle Police Prepare For May Day Marchers After violence on May Day the past two years, Seattle police say they're ready for marches this May 1.
SPD: More Officers On Patrol On May DaySeattle police who were caught off-guard last year by May Day violence say they're prepared to handle Wednesday's marches and rallies in the city.
Advocates Hope May Day March Focuses On ImmigrantsA year after anarchists went on a rampage in downtown Seattle, organizers of Wednesdays' May Day march hope the focus turns back to reforming the nation's immigration laws.