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Occupy Wall Street protesters in Union Square Park on Wednesday, March 21, 2012 (credit: Robert Pluma)

Hundreds Of OWS Protesters, NYPD Clash In Union Square Park

Demonstrators with the Occupy Wall Street movement are now calling Union Square their new home base after a dramatic and sometimes violent face-off between police and protesters stretched into the early morning hours.


Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks on Coney Island - Brooklyn, NY - Feb 28, 2012 (credit: Spencer T Tucker / Mayor's Office)

Bloomberg Defends NYPD Despite Criticism Over Handling Of Occupy Wall Street Protests

Some New York City Council members contend the NYPD used excessive force in its handling of the weekend protests, but Bloomberg refuted the notion, saying the police know how to handle a crowd.


FILE - NYPD vehicle (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Tweeter Behind Alleged Occupy Threat Against NYPD Speaks Out

Police spokesman Paul Browne confirmed Sunday that the department was seeking a subpoena to identify the person.


Protesters affiliated with Occupy Wall Street participate in a 'spring training' protest outside the New York Stock Exchange on March 16, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Occupy Wall Street Activists Differ On Organization’s Direction

After police broke up a rally at Manhattan’s Zuccotti Park and arrested dozens, Occupy Wall Street protesters said their movement would pick up momentum.


Protesters affiliated with Occupy Wall Street participate in a 'spring training' protest outside the New York Stock Exchange on March 16, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Dozens Of Arrests As Protestors Re-Occupy Zuccotti Park To Kick-Off Spring Offensive

As spring approaches, Occupy Wall Street protesters who mostly hibernated all winter are beginning to stir with plans for renewed demonstrations six months after the movement was born.


Mitt Romney (left) and Chris Christie (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie To Hold Lunchtime Rally For Romney In Illinois

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will return to the stump for Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Friday. Christie will host a lunchtime “Romney for President” rally at Elmhurst College in Illinois.


Community activists and over 200 members of the Occupy Wall Street movement march in the impoverished community of East New York to draw attention to foreclosed homes in the community on December 6, 2011 in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: Occupy Wall Street Protesters Complain About Police Surveillance

The New York Police Department’s surveillance of muslims has garnered intense scrutiny and prompted a backlash, and now the Occupy movement is apparently upset about expanded surveillance as well.


Occupy Wall Street's "Major Day Of Action" in New York City (credit: Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Occupy Wall Street Running Out Of Money In NYC

A financial report on the group’s General Assembly website says at “the current rate of expenditure” the occupiers will be “out of money in THREE WEEKS.”


Police arrest an Occupy Wall Street supporter during a protest march around Union Square. (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

NY Lawmakers Accept Plea Deals In Occupy Arrests

Two New York City lawmakers arrested at an Occupy Wall Street march have taken offers to get their cases dismissed by avoiding further arrests for six months.


Occupy Wall Street Holds Major Day Of Action In New York City (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police Clash With Occupiers In Brooklyn

Police in Brooklyn clashed with Occupy Wall Street protesters on Saturday night. The occupiers allegedly threw garbage cans out of a vacant building as part of a protest.


West Park Presbyterian Church (credit: James Russiello / Wikipedia Commons)

Desecration At Church Leads NYC Pastor To ‘Evict’ Occupy Wall Street

Protesters agreed to find other places to stay within two weeks, and to find an artisan who can make a replacement for the missing baptismal font lid if they don’t find it.


A handful of protesters in Zuccotti Park on Jan. 11, 2012. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Occupy Wall Street Protesters Return To Zuccotti Park After Barricades Come Down

By sunrise Wednesday, though, they were down to just a handful remaining in the park.


Occupy Wall Street: What The Future Thinks (credit: YouTube)

Occupy Wall Street Inspires Poetic Video Ode From Siblings

New York author Eleanor Lerman and her videologist brother Philip Lerman were so inspired by the Occupy Wall Street movement that they combined their talents to produce a short film honoring the demonstrators.


Matt Sky of the East Village participates in Occupy Wall Street at Zuccotti Park - New York, NY - Dec 25, 2011 (credit: Monica Miller / WCBS 880)

‘Occupy Wall Street’ Marks Christmas In Zuccotti Park

The NYPD evicted the protesters from the park in November, although they were allowed to return without tents and other equipment.