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  1. AL.com readers offer strong, differing reactions to state holiday honoring Confederate President Jefferson DavisRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... Day. The third Monday in January is also recognized under Alabama law and nationally recognized as Martin Luther King Day, celebrating the birth of the civil rights leader. The comments below are presented as submitted (with one exception edited for ...

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  2. 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.

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  3. 'Avatar' is a box-office hitRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2010 | Examiner.com

    "Avatar" has been number one for the fifth-straight weekend, raising its domestic total to $491.8 million and estimates say that it will likely top $500 million after revenues are counted on the Martin Luther King Day holiday.

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  4. Read the speechRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Jackson Progressive

    ... new life into our oldest values by extending its promise to all of our people. And on this particular Martin Luther King Day, it is especially important to recall that for the last several years of his life, Dr. King was illegally wiretapped-one of ...

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  5. MLK Day of Service in NJ: How are you helping?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | NJ.com

    Today is Martin Luther King Day, and across America, people are honoring the memory of the great civil rights leader by participating in community service.

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  6. What Is To Be DoneRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2014 | Edge Perspectives with John Hagel

    It's fitting that we reach this third installment of my "What Is To Be Done?" series on Martin Luther King day.

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  7. 'Avatar' is a box-office hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2010 | Examiner.com

    "Avatar" has been number one for the fifth-straight weekend, raising its domestic total to $491.8 million and estimates say that it will likely top $500 million after revenues are counted on the Martin Luther King Day holiday.

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  8. Happy Birthday, Stevie Wonder, Musician, Producer and ActivistRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2009 | FindingDulcinea

    ... example, Allmusic reports that the song "Happy Birthday" was written as part of a campaign to make Martin Luther King Day an official holiday. As the Kennedy Center puts it, "The magic of his music is matched by his passionate commitment to ...

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  9. Justice Department Renews Focus On Homegrown TerroristsRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | National Public Radio

    ... at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin that killed six people in 2012 and a bomb designed to detonate at the Martin Luther King Day parade in Spokane, Wash. The man involved in that 2011 case got 32 years in prison. Beth Wilkinson, who helped prosecute the ...

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  10. Spend a day at the Denver ZooRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... Oct. 13, Oct. 21, Nov. 7, and Nov. 13. I attended the most recent free day, which happened to fall on Martin Luther King day, and as always, it was a really enjoyable experience. Not only were the vast majority of the animals out and about, but the ...

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  11. Unintentional Comedy: A parent gets angry. The children of DPS seriously miss out.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... planned last Friday. The reason behind all the hullabaloo was that the lunch was designed to honor Martin Luther King day, and it boasted an epic menu of southern-style chicken, collard greens, and a biscuit; however, a parent had the nerve to call ...

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  12. Prune roses now for a lovely show in summerRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... new healthy growth. I have often been told that roses should be pruned in the Charlotte area around Martin Luther King day. However, as weather can change from year to year, I like to look for the following: Small buds forming on the branches. The ...

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  13. Today is an Alabama state holiday recognizing the birthday of Confederate leader Jefferson DavisRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... April. The third Monday in January is also recognized under Alabama law and nationally recognized as Martin Luther King Day, celebrating the birth of the civil rights leader. Alabama law also recognizes Mardi Gras as a holiday in Mobile and Baldwin ...

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