MLK daughter encourages focus on father’s vision, `no matter who is in the White House’

January 17, 2017 in News

ATLANTA (AP) — As Americans celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., civil rights leaders and activists are trying to reconcile the transition from the nation’s first black president […]

Biloxi renames ‘Great Americans Day’ to honor MLK after national backlash

January 17, 2017 in News

BILOXI, Mississippi (AP) — The City of Biloxi has decided to ditch “Great Americans Day” and rename it to honor Martin Luther King Jr. The Biloxi City Council voted 6-0 […]

The Latest: Obamas perform double duty on King Day

January 19, 2016 in News

COLUMBIA, South Carolina (AP) — The latest on rallies, marches and speeches honoring the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.: (all times eastern) 2:20 p.m. President Barack Obama and first lady […]