An Occupy protester is arrested early today in Los Angeles as authorities cleared the site near city hall that had been occupied for two months.
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November 30, 2011 More than 200 protesters were arrested early today in Los Angeles. In Philadelphia, about 40 have been arrested so far. In both cities, police used overwhelming numbers to control the situation and few clashes or injuries have been reported.
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