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November 16, 2011 5:56 PM

Police interventions fire up Occupy protesters

As they prepare for a "national day of action" on Thursday, protesters from Seattle to New York are feeling energized, preparing to turn out perhaps the biggest crowds yet of the 2-month-old Occupy Wall Street movement. Unions and liberal groups are teaming up with Occupy groups across the country in an attempt to boost the turnouts. With thousands expected to participate, all eyes will be on the police, who have cracked down on protesters from coast to coast in recent days.

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