Live news updates: May 2

A demonstrator wearing a Star Wars storm trooper uniform participates with thousands of people in May Day march and rally in Los Angeles, Photo / AP
A demonstrator wearing a Star Wars storm trooper uniform participates with thousands of people in May Day march and rally in Los Angeles, Photo / AP

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