August 21, 2011 in Nation/World

Pipeline protest begins in D.C.

 
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In custody: A U.S. Park Police officer handcuffs and arrests a protester during a demonstration Saturday in front of the White House against a proposed 1,700-mile pipeline to bring tar sands oil to the U.S. from Canada. A Park Police spokesman said 65 people were arrested Saturday. The protest is expected to continue for two weeks.
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