Sunday, October 30, 2011

Occupy Wall Street: New York snow puts chill on protesters

Lucas Jackson/ReutersOccupy Wall Street protesters discuss their plans to deal with inclement weather in Zuccotti Park in New York, Oct. 29, 2011.

By Michelle Nichols
NEW YORK – A rare October snowstorm tested the resolve of anti-Wall Street protesters camped in a New York park Saturday, as police arrested demonstrators in Denver and evicted others from a Nashville plaza.
In Washington, demonstrators marched in sleet to the U.S. Treasury to urge higher taxes on the financial sector, beating a drum and chanting “Banks got bailed out, we got sold out!”

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