Police clash with protesters after May Day rally in Seattle
Protesters clashed with police in Seattle
on Wednesday as a May Day rally that began peacefully turned violent
after dark, with demonstrators hurling objects at officers who responded
by firing flash-bang grenades and pepper spray.
One protester was seen using a skateboard to smash windows at a Walgreens drug store in the city's Capitol Hill neighborhood, and others overturned trash cans and lined up newspaper display racks to block police.