Protesters, police clash in Seattle May Day confrontation

Seattle police arrested 17 people Wednesday evening after a day of peaceful May Day protests turned violent. Eight officers were injured during the melee.

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Members of the Rain City Super Heros keep watch as protesters take part in a May Day rally for immigration rights, Wednesday, May 1, 2013 in downtown Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Photo by Ted S. Warren
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