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Seattle Protests Costs More Than $585,000 So Far

Seattle police said Tuesday it has cost them more than $585,000 to provide public safety services at demonstrations protesting a grand jury decision in the death of an unarmed black man at the hands of a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri.

CBS Seattle–12/10/2014

Demonstrators protesting the shooting death of Michael Brown hold a banner as they walk through Saint Louis Galleria mall yelling chants during Black Friday November 28, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. The mall was later closed. Some local businesses still remain closed to consumers in Ferguson, Missouri as tension continue to still run high in the community after Michael Brown, a 18-year-old black male teenager was fatally wounded by Darren Wilson, a white Ferguson Police officer on August 9, 2014. A St. Louis County 12-member grand jury who reviewed evidence related to the shooting decided Monday not to indict Wilson with charges sparking riots through out Ferguson. (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Arrests During Seattle Protests Of Police Killings

Seven people were arrested during protests in Seattle over recent grand jury decisions not to indict police officers who killed young black men in Missouri and New York.

12/06/2014

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Man Arrested After Ferguson Officer Threatened

A man was arrested Tuesday on federal charges of posting Internet threats against a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, after a black teenager was shot and killed.

12/02/2014

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Demonstrators Block Train Tracks In Everett

In Washington, crude oil shipments went from zero in 2011 to 17 million barrels in 2013, according to rough state estimates.

CBS Seattle–09/02/2014

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Walmart Employees Said To Be Planning Strikes, Protests On Black Friday

Reports indicate that Walmart employees from Alaska to New Jersey are planning to protest the superstore on Black Friday, one of the most popular shopping days of the year.

11/29/2013

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Fast-Food Workers Protest Wages With More Rallies

Fast-food workers and union activists rallied outside restaurants in the Seattle area Thursday to call for a $15-an-hour minimum wage as part of a multistate protest.

08/29/2013

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Former Governor Gary Locke Unhurt In Beijing Protest

The US Ambassador to China and former Washington Governor Gary Locke had his car surrounded by angry protesters in Beijing. Protesters in China are upset about Japan’s wartime occupation and Tokyo’s recent purchase of islands also claimed by Beijing.

09/19/2012

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Opinion: Obama’s Security Breach In Libya Is Ignored By American Media

As the liberal American press and ultra-liberal bloggers inundate the Internet and newsprints with criticisms of what Mitt Romney, the GOP presidential challenger to President Barack Obama, said about Obama during the Libyan attacks and murders, throngs of foreign press and few American outlets tell the real story involved with the White House’s role in the incidents that we now know could have been prevented.

09/17/2012

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US official: Marine Team Sent To Yemen

An elite Marine rapid response team arrived in Yemen’s capital Friday in the wake of violence and protests at the U.S. Embassy, the Pentagon said.

CBS Seattle–09/14/2012

A burnt pick-up truck is seen during clashes between Egyptian protesters and riot police near the US embassy in Cairo on September 13, 2012. Protests have erupted since September 11 outside US diplomatic missions in several Arab and Muslim states by demonstrators who deem the low-budget movie "Innocence of Muslims" made in the United States as offensive to Islam. (AFP PHOTO/KHALED DESOUKI/Getty Images)

Anti-Muslim Film Promoter Outspoken On Islam

The public face for the anti-Muslim film inflaming the Middle East is a Vietnam War veteran whose unabashed hatred of radical Muslims has drawn the attention of civil libertarians.

CBS Seattle–09/13/2012

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