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Scuffles erupt as Oakland protesters march on city hall

OAKLAND, Calif (Reuters) – Police and protesters scuffled in Northern California on Tuesday as more than 1,000 people marched on city hall in Oakland to voice anger over arrests at an “Occupy Wall Street” camp. Police surrounded a group of demonstrators on a downtown Oakland street, taking several into custody…

Japan donor anonymously leaves 10 million yen in public restroom

An anonymous donor has left a wad of cash worth $131,000 in a public toilet in Japan, with instructions it be used to help victims of the March earthquake and tsunami, an official said Thursday. A plastic shopping bag, containing 10 million yen, was found on September 22 in a…