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Police arrest 11 during Occupy Minnesota protest

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Police in Minneapolis arrested 11 protesters Thursday for blocking a bridge near the University of Minnesota campus on the two-month anniversary of the birth of the Occupy Wall Street movement.

The protest on the 10th Avenue bridge was to call for jobs and racial equality. Nick Muhammad, from a group called Neighborhoods Organizing for Change, said the people arrested sat down in the middle of the bridge.

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