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Occupy protesters start march from NYC to D.C.

NEW YORK — Flanked by police scooters, about two dozen Occupy Wall Street protesters started a two-week walk from New York to Washington on Wednesday. The activists left Manhattan’s Zuccotti Park, marched past the World Trade Center site and boarded ...

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Rawlings-Blake concerned about crime at Occupy Baltimore site

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says she is concerned about reports of illegal activity at the Occupy Baltimore encampment in a downtown park. The mayor said Tuesday that she is also worried that some of the protesters who have been staying at ...

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Occupy Baltimore: Right or wrong, it’s no place for an infant

Occupy Baltimore’s deadline of evacuating McKeldin Square is looming, and with it, looms the future of the city’s offshoot of the movement. The city has asked the group to reduce its presence at the square to two people overnight. In ...

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Study: Rich get a lot richer, outpace middle class

WASHINGTON — The richest 1 percent of Americans have been getting far richer over the last three decades while the middle class and poor have seen their after-tax household income only crawl up in comparison, according to a government study. ...

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Anti-Wall Streeters inspire Halloween costumes

NEW YORK — Dressed as protesters, complete with toy megaphone, Mitch Robinson and his wife unrolled a sleeping bag and “occupied” their friends’ Halloween party. Unlike the real-life Occupy Wall Street demonstrators, they had a detailed, numbered list of demands ...

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