Martin Luther King Day
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  1. Interview: Megan Boone is key to 'Blacklist' blissRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2015 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... what you're really doing when you do that is you relegate them to a holiday," she said. "(Take) Martin Luther King Day and what we're learning from 'Selma' ... is that's really a relegation of who the man really was. "And I think that, like, when I ...

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  2. Jermain Taylor, Champion No MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | FOX16

    According to the website boxingscene.com , the International Boxing Federation has officially stripped Taylor of his middleweight belt, due to his current legal troubles. As we've reported, Taylor was arrested on several charges on Martin Luther King Day after allegedly firing a gun.

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  3. 'This is a bona fide miracle': Heart of Missouri boy who fell into...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... and one couldn't be found.' The 14-year-old was reportedly taken to SSM St. Joseph Hospital West on Martin Luther King Day, when the trio's drop into the waters of Lake Sainte Louise occurred. Survival: John Smith, seen in an interview with The St. ...

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  4. North Jersey churches remain a vital voice on civil rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | The Item

    ... up,'' Davis said to a crowd of more than 400 who had gathered at the church recently to celebrate Martin Luther King Day. "Stand up to the justice system of our time, and speak up to the failing education system of our time." Nationally, black ...

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  5. 'He Was Dead For 45 Minutes': Doctors Are Absolutely...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | TheBlaze.com

    It's a startling medical recovery that one doctor called a "bonafide miracle," with another emergency room physician crediting the "holy spirit" with breathing life back into a teenager who flat-lined and was reportedly dead for 45 minutes after falling through ice and spending 15 minutes submerged in frigid water. It was Martin Luther King day when John Smith, 14, and two of his friends plunged through the ice at Lake Saint Louise in Missouri.

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  6. A Speech By Lovely WarrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | WHAM-AM Rochester

    ... campus at Brockport. It is reprinted here in its entirety. Though it, naturally, is on the theme of Martin Luther King Day and civil rights, and is written from the context of the mayor's progressive beliefs, it contains several truths which should ...

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  7. Capitol Report: Lower trade gap could boost GDP above 3%Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | MarketWatch

    ... 290,000 in the week ended Jan. 31. The big drop a few weeks earlier probably was triggered in part by Martin Luther King Day since people tend to delay filing claims around the holidays. The productivity of U.S. workers and businesses, meanwhile, is ...

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  8. Guest opinion: Loveland came together to hear Dr. King's messageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | ReporterHerald.com

    ... Martin Luther King Committee decided to expand its work beyond the annual community celebration of Martin Luther King Day. During their monthly meetings, members considered ideas through which they could bring Dr. King's values into the public ...

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  9. Spotswood Consulting CEO Publishes Manifesto on Supplier Diversity,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... Consulting- a minority owned firm, our fair share of the work. These unethical practices moved me on Martin Luther King day to publish our firm's thoughts and principles regarding our stand on this kind of procurement fraud. At Spotswood Consulting ...

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  10. Best Time to Visit OrlandoLocal Expertsby Eric Mohrman Posted Feb 4th 2015Read the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | AOL City Guide

    ... and Humanities in Winter Park . Theme park info: Parks are exceptionally crowded the first week and Martin Luther King Day weekend, but moderate to slow the remainder of the month. Orlando in February February's weather is similar to January's, but ...

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  11. Bill to split Lee, King holidays heads back to committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | NWAonline

    A state representative will bring back his previously failed bill to consider separating observance of Martin Luther King Day and Robert E. Lee's birthday before a House committee next week. Rep. Nate Bell, R-Mena, asked the State Agencies and Governmental Affairs Committee on Wednesday to move House Bill 1113 back to the active list and consider it at a special meeting at 10 a.m. Feb. 11 in room 151 of the state Capitol.

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  12. At MLK breakfast, 12-year-old calls for justice for 'immigrant children'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... to address the gathering at Anne Arundel Community College . The event takes place each year on Martin Luther King Day. With her parents listening from the audience with the assistance of translators provided by county schools, Katherine explained ...

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  13. Plymouth Schools Approve 2015-2016 Balanced CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    ... September 4, Professional Development day; Sept. 7, Labor Day; Jan. 4, teacher work day; Jan. 18, Martin Luther King Day; and Feb. 15, President's Day. According to a footnote on the calendar: "PCSC plans to make up days virtually starting with the ...

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  14. Phillips: Some proposed bills have flown under media's radarRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... list of holidays and adds the "Patric Cleveland - Robert E. Lee Southern Heritage Day." The current Martin Luther King Day is left intact yet the bill would require that schools will stay open that day unless the Board of Directors of the school ...

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  15. Megan Boone is key to 'Blacklist' blissRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2015 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... what you're really doing when you do that is you relegate them to a holiday," she said. "(Take) Martin Luther King Day and what we're learning from 'Selma' ... is that's really a relegation of who the man really was. "And I think that, like, when I ...

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  16. Bryan Stevenson: 'America's Mandela'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Beaver Countian

    This article titled "Bryan Stevenson: 'America's Mandela'" was written by Tim Adams, for The Observer on Sunday 1st February 2015 09.30 UTC Early in the morning of Martin Luther King Day, 19 January, I walked up Dexter Avenue in Montgomery, Alabama, to the Baptist church where Dr King had been the pastor. The plain red-brick building is in the shadow of the state capitol, a grand colonnaded white house at the top end of the broad avenue.

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  17. Efforts to curb police brutality 'met with more force' - pepper-sprayed teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Russia Taday

    ... Seattle area - was pepper-sprayed by a police officer after speaking at a Black Lives Matter rally on Martin Luther King Day. He was walking away from the gathering, on a sidewalk, when he was suddenly pepper-sprayed in the face. In video footage of ...

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  18. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | KFYI-AM Phoenix

    A Seattle high school teacher is suing the city for $500,000 after police fired pepper spray at him as he walked past officers at a Martin Luther King Day rally. In video of the incident, it appears he was sprayed by officers unprovoked.

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  19. Larry Wilmore: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Multicultural Diversity...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Nation

    ... as "PC": "Brother finally gets a show on late night TV!" he said. "But, of course, he has to work on Martin Luther King Day." But the show's format and Wilmore's style - he's as easygoing and open-minded as Colbert's character was intense and rigid ...

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  20. Fort Meade: Students are honored while Gambrills storyteller honors King at MLK eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Maryland Gazette

    A professional storyteller told fables about turtles, an African boy and an African village to highlight the ideals that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. stood for during Fort George G. Meade 's annual Dr. Martin Luther King Day observance. Bill Grimmette , a storyteller and motivational speaker, was the guest speaker at the 90-minute event held Jan. 14 at McGill Training Center.

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