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Demonstrators block streets, fill Freedom Plaza over police action

Protesters in D.C. join "National Day of Resistance" over police action.

Saturday - 12/13/2014, 12:13pm EST

Tags: eric garner, michael brown, police, demonstrations, Freedom Plaza

DC taxis protest council's Uber vote

Tuesday - 10/28/2014, 01:30pm EDT

Tags: Freedom Plaza, taxi, Uber, D.C. Council, Lyft

Adam Kokesh sentenced to probation on drug and weapons charges (Video)

Adam Kokesh is the man who was seen openly carrying a shotgun in D.C.'s Freedom Plaza. The Marine Corps veteran and activist pleaded guilty in November to drug and weapons charges.

Friday - 01/17/2014, 01:41pm EST

Tags: Adam Kokesh, drugs, Freedom Plaza, guns

Activist Adam Kokesh pleads guilty to drug, weapons charges

The Marine Corps veteran and activist accused of openly carrying a shotgun in D.C.'s Freedom Plaza has pleaded guilty to drug and weapons charges.

Wednesday - 11/06/2013, 01:01pm EST

Tags: Adam Kokesh, Freedom Plaza

Protesters forced to scale down at Obama inaugural

A protest group planning to stage a demonstration about unemployment at President Barack Obama's inauguration says it's being forced to scale down plans because it won't have much space on Washington's Freedom Plaza.

Friday - 01/11/2013, 08:42pm EST

Tags: ANSWER Coalition, Freedom Plaza, inauguration, National Park Service

Protesters in D.C.'s Freedom Plaza extend permit

Protesters who've maintained a tent city in Washington's Freedom Plaza since October will remain there for at least another 2 months.

Tuesday - 02/28/2012, 04:33pm EST

Tags: National Park Service, Freedom Plaza, October 2011 Stop the Machine, Occupy Washington D.C.

Occupy D.C. tents still up

Lots of Occupy D.C. protesters and their tents remain downtown Tuesday, a day after the deadline that made it illegal to camp at Freedom Plaza and McPherson Square.

Tuesday - 01/31/2012, 08:51am EST

Tags: Occupy D.C., Neal Augenstein, McPherson Square, Freedom Plaza

Health officials: Rats a concern at Occupy DC site

District of Columbia health officials are concerned by the presence of rats at two encampments at Freedom Plaza and McPherson Square.

Monday - 01/09/2012, 06:28pm EST

Tags: occupy dc, McPherson Square, Najma Roberts, Freedom Plaza, rats