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State Sen. Wendy Davis (D-Ft. Worth) stands after the Democrats defeated the anti-abortion bill SB5, which was up for a vote on the last day of the legislative special session June 25, 2013 in Austin, Texas. A combination of Sen. Davis' 13-hour filibuster and protests by reproductive rights advocates helped to ultimately defeat the controversial abortion legislation at midnight. (Photo by Erich Schlegel/Getty Images)

Crowd Of Thousands Packs Texas Capitol To Protest Abortion Bill

Thousands of orange-clad demonstrators packed the halls and grounds of the Texas Capitol on Monday to sing, chant and shout their opposition to sweeping new abortion limits the Republican-led Legislature was all but certain to pass after failing to do so before the clock ran out on the legislative session that ended last week.

07/01/2013

Protesters from Occupy Wall Street scrub a sidewalk on Wall Street on Nov. 2, 2011 in New York. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Several Occupy Houston Protesters Arrested After Altercation With Police

Eight people from the Occupy Houston encampment at a downtown park have been detained after an altercation with police.

11/09/2011

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