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Sept. 17: The Occupy Wall Street movement began in Zuccotti Park, near New York City’s financial district and iconic Wall Street. A protest of economic inequality, the movement has spread internationally, with “Occupy” offshoots found in cities across the world. (Photo credit by  Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

SF Bayview Man Joins ‘Occupy Kids’ Over Threats Of Losing Home

A growing number of elderly protesters are joining the Occupy Movement. One Vietnam vet from San Francisco’s Bayview District fights with them against his own possible eviction.


Occupy protest sign.  (CBS SF)

Occupy SF Protesters Target Bank Foreclosures In Excelsior

Occupy SF joined forces with other community activists to protest bank foreclosures in the city’s hard-hit Excelsior District.


A group calling themselves 'Wild Old Women' protest outside the Bank of America Bernal Heights branch in San Francisco, January 5, 2012. (CBS)

‘Wild Old Women’ Close San Francisco Bank Of America Branch

It was a slow-moving Occupy Wall Street protest, but it was an effective one. A dozen senior citizens calling themselves “the wild old women” succeeded in closing a Bank of America branch in Bernal Heights Thursday.



Walnut Creek Banks Vandalized With ‘Foreclosure’ Tag

Police in Walnut Creek are searching for a suspect who repeatedly vandalized two banks, scrawling the word “Foreclosure” over a Bank of America branch and a Chase bank branch over the last two weeks.


Henry Albert Smith, Vallejo Police officer shooting suspect

Alleged Vallejo Cop Killer Makes 1st Court Appearance

The man accused of fatally shooting Vallejo police Officer James Capoot during a chase that followed a bank robbery last week made his first appearance in Solano County Superior Court Monday afternoon.


Investigators at the scene of a Vallejo officer shooting (CBS)

Vallejo Police Officer Killed In Shootout With Suspected Bank Robbers

A Vallejo police officer was shot and killed in a shootout with a pair of suspected bank robbers, law enforcement officials said.


Bank Of America Protesters Pitch Tent

Occupy SF Protesters Arrested After Swarming Downtown Bank Lobby

Police arrested dozens of Occupy SF protesters who stormed a Bank of America branch on California Street in San Francisco during a march Wednesday afternoon, and refused to leave.


Mike Fox, Sr. (CBS)

Successful South Bay Businessman Joins Bank Transfer Movement

Well-known Silicon Valley businessman Mike Fox, Sr., a beer magnate and philanthropist, was to announce on Friday his plans to divest his long-held personal account with Bank of America.



AG Harris Won’t Agree To Foreclosure Settlement With Big Banks

California Attorney General Kamala Harris said Friday that she will not agree to a settlement over foreclosure abuses that federal officials and other state attorneys general are negotiating with major U.S. banks.



Hundreds Protest Wall Street, Banks In Downtown San Francisco

Hundreds of protesters took to the streets of San Francisco Thursday to protest Wall Street banks and six were arrested, police said.