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Protests Against Bush Campaign Visit To Ohio

Protesters Climb Oregon Capitol Dome, Hang Sign

Two protesters opposed to selling Oregon state forest land broke away from a tour group Thursday, secured ropes atop the Capitol and climbed down the face of its dome to unfurl a large banner criticizing Gov. John Kitzhaber.

CBS Seattle–09/19/2013

George W. Bush, John Boehner

Lawsuit Continues Over Bush Protest

A nearly 7-year-old lawsuit by filed by Oregon demonstrators against law enforcement officers protecting President George W. Bush is continuing in federal courts.

03/31/2013

Japanese activists gather and protest upon the arrival of Japan's whaling vessel.  (credit: Koichi Kamoshida/Getty Images)

Japanese Whaling Ship, Protesters’ Boats Collide

An anti-whaling activist group accused a Japanese whaling vessel of intentionally ramming two of its ships Wednesday in waters near Antarctica. Japan’s Fisheries Agency, however, insisted the protesters were responsible for the collisions.

02/21/2013

Supporters of Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum cheer during a rally on Feb. 13, 2012 in Tacoma, Wash. (credit: Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Santorum Supporters Tell Occupy Protesters To ‘Get A Job’

Republican presidential contender Rick Santorum clashed with Tacoma Occupy protesters Monday night during his first visit to a state he said would be a “momentum changer” heading into Super Tuesday.

02/14/2012

The NYPD enforces a no sleeping rule in Zuccotti Park on Nov. 16, 2011 in New York City. (credit: Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Occupy Portland Vows To ‘Shut Down Major Banks’

Police have begun detaining protesters who sat down on a Portland bridge in the kickoff to a morning of demonstrations called by the Occupy Portland movement.

11/17/2011

A protester is tackled and handcuffed near the Occupy Portland encampment on Nov. 13, 2011 in Portland, Ore. (credit: Natalie Behring/Getty Images)

Police Raid At Occupy Portland Leads To Dozens Of Arrests

A showdown between Occupy Portland protesters and local authorities led to at least 50 arrests and multiple injuries, including one sign language interpreter reportedly left in critical condition.

11/14/2011

Two men discuss politics at Occupy Wall Street on Nov. 10, 2011 in New York. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

College Looking To Kick Occupy Seattle Protesters Off Campus

Officials at Seattle Central Community College say they’re getting fed up with Occupy Seattle.

11/11/2011

A police officer keeps watch over the Occupy Wall Street movement in Zuccotti Park in the Financial District near Wall Street on Nov. 8, 2011 in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police Investigating Occupy Portland Protesters Over Bombing

Portland police say an improvised incendiary device was set off outside a downtown office building and they’re investigating a possible link to the Occupy Portland camp.

11/09/2011

Protesters gather at the Occupy Wall Street encampment at Zuccotti Park on Nov. 2, 2011 in New York City. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Police Injured, Several Arrested in Occupy Seattle Protests

SEATTLE (AP) — Several hundred Occupy Seattle demonstrators protested in the rain Wednesday night outside a hotel where JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon was invited to speak. Police used pepper spray to clear a side […]

11/03/2011