May Day

May Day activists get ready to march through downtown Los Angeles marking the International Worker's Day on May 1, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Occupy Wall Street groups across the country have joined with unions during the May Day protests, a traditional day of global protests in sympathy with unions and leftist politics.   (Photo by Michal Czerwonka/Getty Images)

Thousands Brave Record Heat For May Day Marches Downtown

Annual May Day marches were taking place throughout the day Thursday in a very warm downtown Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/01/2014

May Day activists march through downtown Los Angeles marking International Worker's Day on May 1, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Occupy Wall Street groups across the country have joined with unions during the May Day protests, a traditional day of global protests in sympathy with unions and leftist politics.   (Photo by Michal Czerwonka/Getty Images)

Thousands March For Immigration Reform In Downtown LA May Day Rallies

Thousands will take to the streets of downtown Los Angeles Wednesday to participate in May Day protests to end immigrant deportations.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/01/2013

Protesters took part in May Day marches and rallies in downtown Los Angeles on May 1, 2012. (credit: Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images)

May Day Marches Expected To Cause Traffic Detours, Delays In Downtown LA

Angelenos should anticipate traffic delays and detours downtown Wednesday as thousands participate in numerous May Day marches and rallies in support of immigration reform.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/30/2013

(source: tonyvera.com)

Suspect Arrested For Striking Officer With Snare Drum During May Day Protest

A man was in custody Thursday for allegedly hitting a Los Angeles police officer on the head with a snare drum during the May Day protests.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/03/2012

(source: tonyvera.com)

Police Hope Video Will Help Identify Men In May Day Attacks On Officers

Police Wednesday hoped video would help identify the people responsible for two apparently unprovoked attacks on LAPD officers during a May Day rally Tuesday.

05/03/2012

(credit: CBS)

May Day Protestors Sought For Attacking Officers From Behind

The public’s help is needed to identify three May Day protestors who attacked Los Angeles Police officers from behind.

05/02/2012

Demonstrators shout slogans during a rally in downtown Los Angeles on May 1, 2012 where thousands of workers, immigrant-rights activists and other protesters are taking part in May Day marches and rallies in California. (credit: JOE KLAMAR/AFP/GettyImages)

Immigration Advocates, Occupy LA Hold May Day Protests

Several May Day demonstrations were organized across the Southland Tuesday, prompting several arrests and traffic delays.

05/01/2012

(CBS)

Occupy Protesters Fail In Bid To Get Students To Ditch Panorama High School

A group of Occupy Wall Street protesters failed on Tuesday to persuade high school students in the San Fernando Valley to stage a walkout and join their cause.

CBS Los Angeles–05/01/2012

(credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

‘May Day’ Rallies To Cause Traffic Delays Throughout Los Angeles

“May Day” rallies will cause traffic delays throughout Los Angeles Tuesday. Travelers have also been advised to arrive early at LAX, where protesters gathered before dawn.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/01/2012

(credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

‘May Day’ Rallies To Cause Traffic Delays Throughout LA Tuesday

“May Day” rallies will cause traffic delays throughout Los Angeles Tuesday. While fewer demonstrators are expected this year, more than 10,000 immigrant rights activists are expected to march throughout the city.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/30/2012

Thousands Call For Immigration Reform In May Day Marches

Thousands are expected to take to the streets of downtown L.A. for two competing May Day demonstrations calling for immigration reform and workers’ rights.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/01/2011

May Day Demonstrations Expected To Draw Thousands For Immigration Reform

Two rival organizations will stage competing May Day demonstrations in Los Angeles Sunday, likely drawing thousands of people clamoring for immigration reform.

04/30/2011

(credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Lower Turnout Expected At Downtown LA May Day Rally

Organizers are hoping for large crowds on Sunday, but smaller numbers could mean fewer problems for police officers.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/29/2011

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