Oakland Protesters Take Over Building on 16th & Telegraph
Oakland protesters take over building.
Occupy Oakland protesters rally in front of the State of California building Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011, in Oakland, Calif. Oakland's citywide general strike, a hastily planned and ambitious action called by Occupy protesters a day after police forcibly removed their City Hall encampment last week, seeks to shut down the Port of Oakland. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Late Wednesday night, protesters in Oakland began taking over a building at the intersection of 16th & Telegraph. It is the vacant Traveler's Aid Society building.
Just after midnight, police in riot gear began to move in. Tune in to Today in the Bay starting at 4:30 a.m. for live coverage.
Published at 12:33 AM PST on Nov 3, 2011