Martin Luther King Day Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. How to find the best travel deals in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | MarketWatch

    ... weeks," said McGinnis. The cheapest times of the year to travel, the dead weeks are in January (until Martin Luther King Day) and February (excluding Valentine's Day and Presidents Day, which fall around the same time this year). Also: the first two ...

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  2. St. Paul officer accused of posting about protesters resignsRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2016 | Cybercast News Service

    ... them over," and told people how to avoid being charged with a crime if they struck someone during the Martin Luther King Day march and rally on a bridge linking St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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  3. Officer resigns after urging drivers to 'run down' Black Lives Matter ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Fox News

    ... that under the name "JM Roth," the former police officer posted on Facebook that drivers encountering Martin Luther King Day marchers on a bridge in town should "run them down." The report said that Rothecker went on in the post to explain how to ...

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  4. Officer who advised drivers to a run overa protesters resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    Protesters huddle on a bridge spanning the Mississippi River between Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minn. on Jan. 18 for a Martin Luther King Day rally, briefly shutting down traffic across the bridge to highlight the deaths of two black men shot by police last year.

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  5. How will the new education secretary shape the law replacing No Child Left Behind?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Deseret News

    ... questions of legality." King signaled his own emphasis for the next year in a January speech on Martin Luther King Day, where he emphasized educational equity, diversity and integration in schools. "Research shows that one of the best things we can ...

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  6. The Importance of Martin Luther King DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | Niagara Falls Blog

    ... 1983 during the Reagan administration that the holiday was established, and it wasn't until 1986 that Martin Luther King Day became observed in the United States. Martin Luther King Day celebrates the life and legacy of a man who brought hope and ...

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  7. CTU President Karen Lewis on Dr. Martin Luther King , Segment 1Read the original story

    Feb 15, 2016 | A-Infos Radio Project

    Invited to give the keynote on "Social Justice" at the annual Martin Luther King Day event she spoke about the two Kings. The mythical man created after his death by the State and Madison Avenue and the real human being who, as an activist leader challenged the centers of Militarism, Racism and Capitalism that he identified as the roots of oppression and injustice and was vilified by his Government whom she reminds us likely had a hand in his murder.

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  8. Kirkwood Community College president reprimanded for plagiarismRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Kirkwood Community College trustees have reprimanded the school president for plagiarizing a portion of his Martin Luther King Day speech.

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  9. Matthews reflects during Black History MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | Chicago White Sox

    ... educational. When you talk about Dr. Martin Luther King, who is celebrated all across the country on Martin Luther King Day, but probably one of the most impactful African Americans in the African-American history. As it connects to baseball, with ...

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  10. Board reprimands junior college president for plagiarismRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | The Fairfield Ledger

    Trustees of an Iowa community college have reprimanded the school president for plagiarizing a portion of his Martin Luther King Day speech last month. Last week the Kirkwood Community College board approved a motion expressing its disappointment that President Mick Starcevich didn't attribute the source of an anecdote he used.

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  11. Derry activist honored as 2016 MLK award recipientRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | UnionLeader.com

    ... this year's recipient of the Martin Luther King Award. The award will be presented at the 34th annual Martin Luther King Day Community Celebration to be held Monday, Jan. 18, at Saint George Greek Orthodox Cathedral. The event begins at 2 p.m. with ...

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  12. Input sought on Olentangy 2017-18 calendarRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2016 | The Delaware Gazette

    ... Association Day (Oct. 13). There would also be days off for the holidays of Labor Day (Sept. 4); Martin Luther King Day (Jan. 15); and Presidents Day (Feb. 19). The survey is available from the district's website, ...

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  13. Gov. Cuomo calls Rikers Island shutdown idea 'intriguing'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2016 | New York Daily News

    Governor Andrew Cuomo, left, and Mayor Bill de Blasio, right, flank Reverend Al Sharpton in a march to celebrate Martin Luther King Day. January 18, 2016.

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  14. Derry activist honored as 2016 MLK award recipientRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | UnionLeader.com

    ... this year's recipient of the Martin Luther King Award. The award will be presented at the 34th annual Martin Luther King Day Community Celebration to be held Monday, Jan. 18, at Saint George Greek Orthodox Cathedral. The event begins at 2 p.m. with ...

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  15. Preview StudioBE, artist Brandan Odums' graffiti-style exhibit todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    ... woven into newer narratives of today." The ambitious exhibit was originally scheduled to open on Martin Luther King Day (Jan. 18). But, as reported at that time, Odums postponed the opening in order to secure the necessary safety permits, and to ...

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  16. Private school students use Martin Luther King holiday for learning, servingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2013 | Examiner.com

    For private school children in the Baltimore area, Martin Luther King Day 2013 promises to be a busy day. At some schools, students will attend special programs with guest speakers; at others, students will participate in a day-of-service; and still others will be hitting the books, as it is exam week.

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  17. Heather Mac Donald discusses "Is the Criminal-Justice System Racist?"Read the original story

    May 1, 2008 | City Journal

    ... that high black incarceration rates result from discrimination. At a presidential primary debate this Martin Luther King Day, for instance, Senator Barack Obama charged that blacks and whites 'are arrested at very different rates, are convicted at ...

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  18. GOP Easily Outdrawing Democrats in Debate RatingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | The Wall Street Journal

    ... put three of the six debates on weekends-including the Saturday before Christmas and the Sunday of Martin Luther King Day weekend in January. The DNC's schedule drew fierce criticism from former candidate Gov. Martin O'Malley . Former Secretary of ...

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  19. Black Lives Matter St. Paul organizer reports attempted break-in at his homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... he city fire Jeffrey Rothecker, a police sergeant who told people on Facebook to run over marchers on Martin Luther King Day.

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  20. The Importance of Martin Luther King DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | Niagara Falls Blog

    ... 1983 during the Reagan administration that the holiday was established, and it wasn't until 1986 that Martin Luther King Day became observed in the United States. Martin Luther King Day celebrates the life and legacy of a man who brought hope and ...

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