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Hundreds of mostly Central American immigrants wait for processing at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center in Nogales, Ariz. (credit: CBS)

Protesters Cheer Pause In Controversial Border Deportations

Authorities are putting a planned U.S. Border Patrol effort to bring nearly 300 Central American migrants from South Texas to Southern California on hold – and critics are applauding the move.

06/23/2014

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Councilmembers, Taxi Drivers Protest Ridesharing Apps At City Hall

Hundreds of taxicab drivers descended on the steps of City Hall Tuesday morning to protest popular ridesharing apps.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/10/2014

(credit: @Saloumeh/Twitter)

Protest Held In Beverly Hills Over Designer’s Use Of Islamic Symbol

A couple hundred people belonging to an Islamic sect protested Saturday outside a luxury clothing store on Rodeo Drive, saying they’re offended Roverto Cavalli is using a religious symbol in their ads.

05/31/2014

Christopher Evans Hubbart (Photo credit: CBS)

Residents Protest Release Of Convicted Rapist In Palmdale Area

Residents in the Palmdale area Tuesday were set to to protest the release of a convicted felon known as the “Pillowcase Rapist”.

05/20/2014

(credit: CBS)

Jay Leno Compares Sultan Of Brunei To Sterling In Hotel Protest

A familiar late-night TV personality was among those who took in the protest over what critics say is a “Taliban-like” penal code in the country of Brunei.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/05/2014

Clipper owner Donald Sterling of the Los Angeles Clippers argues a call during a game against the Dallas Mavericks at Staples Center on October 31, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA Suspends Clippers’ Owner Donald Sterling For Life, Imposes $2.5 Million Fine

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver announced Tuesday Clippers owner Donald Sterling will be suspended for life and fined $2.5 million in response to the racist remarks he allegedly made in a recorded audio clip.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/29/2014

Actor James Cromwell was placed inside a custom-fit "cage" during Monday's protest. (Photo courtesy PETA)

‘Cruelty Shouldn’t Fly': Actor James Cromwell Locked In Cage In LAX Protest

Academy Award-nominated actor James Cromwell voluntarily caged himself Monday at LAX as part of a protest against alleged cruelty to monkeys.

04/28/2014

American Postal Workers Union President Mark Dimondstein will be among hundreds of union members protesting the USPS agreement. (Photo courtesy StopStaples.com)

Postal Workers Protest Move To Offer Mail Services At ‘Struggling’ Staples Stores

Southland postal workers staged protests Thursday over what union members called a “sweetheart deal” that they fear will privatize U.S. mail services and compromise security.

04/24/2014

Some protesters spent more than six hours demonstration against the so-called "Pillowcase Rapist" moving into their Antelope Valley neighborhood. (credit: Art Barron/CBS2)

Protesters Rally To Keep ‘Pillowcase Rapist’ Out Of The Antelope Valley

“Keep him out of LA County. We don’t want him here,” screamed one woman.

04/19/2014

(credit: CBS)

LA-Based Doctor, Activists Protest Release Of New Painkiller

A Los Angeles-based doctor, along with several activist groups, protested the recent release of the painkiller Zohydro ER in front of the Food and Drug Administration building in Irvine.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/03/2014

Under the proposal, Santa Clarita would eliminate over 100 billboards in exchange for allowing three digital billboards adjacent to local freeways. (Photo courtesy Santa-Clarita.com)

Santa Clarita Billboard Flap Set To Draw Protests At City Council Meeting

Protestors were expected to be on hand Tuesday evening for a City Council vote on whether to allow the installation of electronic billboards on freeways in Santa Clarita.

03/25/2014

(credit: Valenzuela Family)

Airport Workers Rally Over ‘Unsafe Conditions’ At LAX After Man’s Death

Cesar Augusto Valenzuela was struck and killed on the LAX mid-field service road on February 21 after falling from a luggage tug, according to a police report.

03/06/2014

(credit: CBS)

Inglewood High Students’ Planned Walk-Out Over District Spending Thwarted By Police

A planned walk-out at Inglewood High School over how the cash-strapped district is spending money was thwarted by police on Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/05/2014

Three hundred people gathered in Hollywood Saturday to protest the acquittal of two Fullerton Police officers in the fatal beating of Kelly Thomas. (credit: CBS)

300 Demonstrators Gather In Hollywood To Protest Officers Acquittal In Kelly Thomas Fatal Beating

The protesters were peaceful and under the watchful eye of a phalanx of LAPD.

02/08/2014

A general view of the of the Arena Das Dunas venue for the FIFA 2014 World Cup Brazil on December 8, 2013 in Natal, Brazil. (credit: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

World Cup Stadium Opens 1 Day After Protest

The latest stadium inaugurated for the World Cup in Brazil held its first two matches without major glitches on Sunday, a day after demonstrators across Brazil protested against the tournament.

01/26/2014

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