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Kayakers Prepare To Meet Shell’s Oil Drill Rig In Seattle

Protesters opposed to Arctic oil drilling are preparing to paddle out in kayaks to meet Shell’s massive offshore drilling rig as it arrives any day now in Seattle, raising the stakes in the battle over oil exploration in the remote Arctic Ocean.

CBS Seattle–05/14/2015

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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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 […]