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Hundreds flock to ‘Occupy Boston,’ halting police eviction

Protesters with “Occupy Boston” were still occupying Dewey Square on Friday morning, after the mayor’s deadline for them to leave passed to much fanfare as hundreds flooded into the park to show solidarity with the group. Mayor Thomas Menino had ordered the protesters to leave the park by midnight or…

Tense night at Occupy Boston protest site

Be sure to check out our live blog of last night’s ‘Occupy’ events here. BOSTON (Reuters) – Tension mounted between protesters and police on Monday night after Occupy Boston members expanded their footprint in downtown Boston, then said they were being pressed by police to backtrack. A few hundred police…