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Port of Oakland begins to re-open after protests

Operations at one of the busiest US ports “partially resumed” Thursday, a day after they were closed down following anti-Wall Street protests, officials said. The Port of Oakland said staff were returning to work after the docks, the fourth biggest in the United States by cargo volume according to its…

WATCH LIVE: Occupy Oakland prepares for general strike

Protesters in Oakland on Wednesday were planning a range of activities aimed at shutting down the nation’s fifth-largest port. Actions were expected to kick off at 9 a.m. PT at a rally downtown. At around 7 p.m. PT, demonstrators were expected to march to the Port of Oakland. Watch this…