Princeton professor Cornel West was arrested when he spoke outside D.C. Superior Court on Oct. 17. But even as he was being led away in handcuffs, West told the crowd, "We have no quarrel with the police. They are working people, part of the 99 percent, too."

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Cornel West, A Fighter, Angers Obama Supporters

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Across The Nation, 'Wall Street' Protests Continue

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Novel Chronicles A California Dream Divided

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Michael Jackson's Former Doctor Goes On Trial

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Customers Leave Neflix After Price Hike, Stock Drops

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Retailer Doesn't Like What It Sees On 'Jersey Shore '

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While much of California is struggling financially, the city of Redondo Beach has managed to stay out of the red. The City of Redondo Beach hide caption

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Redondo Beach: Unusual Leadership Dodges Red Ink

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Betty Ford Remembered At California Service

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First-Class Movie Theater To Open In South LA

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Laz Alonso (left) and Paula Patton star as a bride and groom from opposite ends of the socioeconomic spectrum in Jumping the Broom. The film grossed $36 million during its U.S. run in May. Jonathan Wenk/TriStar Pictures hide caption

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Minorities At The Movies Fill Seats, But Not Screens

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A screenshot from an ad targeting Democrat Janice Hahn. The ad, created by independent conservative filmmaker Ladd Ehlinger Jr., features a scantily clad woman gyrating around a stripper pole, while two black men armed with semi-automatic rifles rap. RightTurnUSA/YouTube hide caption

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In Raunchy California Ad, Echoes Of Willie Horton

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The Crystal Cathedral plans to sell its campus and glass-spired church — and then lease it back — to emerge from Chapter 11 bankruptcy and settle $35 million in debt. Damian Dovarganes/AP hide caption

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Crystal Cathedral: A Mega Church In Troubled Waters

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Dress Giveaway Helps Poor Kids Achieve Prom

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