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  1. Roy Exum: Want To Protest? Get PaidRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Chattanoogan.com

    In a troubling time when "false news" is the rage and people ask me - to my face - if anybody from Russia ever approached me personally searching for votes for President-elect Donald Trump, there appears a website that, to cop a phrase, "is too good to be true."

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  2. 2 injured in Montgomery shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | WTVM

    U.S. Representative John Lewis will deliver the annual Martin Luther King Jr. address at Callaway Auditorium in Lagrange, GA. U.S. Representative John Lewis will deliver the annual Martin Luther King Jr. address at Callaway Auditorium in Lagrange, GA.

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  3. Give a Year, Gain a Lifetime: Service Programs that Change the World Class of 2017 AnnouncedRead the original story

    29 min ago | PressReleasePoint

    In honor of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and in an effort to recognize the important work of organizations that provide year-long service opportunities, The Center for Faith and Service announced its annual list of Service Programs that Change the World.

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  4. SMC Students Honored With Education Awards From Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Westside CoalitionRead the original story

    29 min ago | PressReleasePoint

    The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Westside Coalition's Director Michele Prince congratulates the recipients of the Rev.

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  5. Idaho Foodbank gets $100,000 giftRead the original story

    33 min ago | Morning News

    On a day when hundreds of volunteers all over Idaho will work in their communities for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service, The Idaho Foodbank announced a gift from the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation, which is granting $100,000 to the Foodbank, helping provide the food for 400,000 meals. The announcement comes at a key time for the Foodbank, as winter weather continues to make the distribution of emergency food difficult.

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  6. Feminist author's stories honor MLK in NapervilleRead the original story

    39 min ago | Daily Herald

    North Central College turned to stories to honor Martin Luther King Jr. during this week of remembrance and to a storyteller whose writings have been hailed as the "quintessential exploration of modern feminism." Roxane Gay, a feminist author, cultural critic and Purdue University creative writing professor, gave a lecture to about 300 people Tuesday to highlight the week themed "The Power of Our Stories."

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  7. The Latest: Tony Orlando to perform at an inaugural ballRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Police say a man wanted in the fatal shootings of his pregnant ex-girlfriend and an Orlando police sergeant has been captured. The suspect in the fatal shooting of an Orlando police officer was captured Tuesday night after eluding a massive manhunt for more than a week, authorities said.

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  8. From Oakland to DC: Woman's Quilt Weaves Immigrant StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | NBC Bay Area

    Julie Stevens was watching the news on election night and had fallen momentarily speechless at the results. The prospect of Donald Trump winning the presidency seemed like a surreal outcome to the Oakland native something akin to the plot of a dystopian novel and not rooted in any reality she knew.

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  9. Pence promises big investment in infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Fredericksburg.com

    Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg speaks to members of the media after meeting with President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower in New York, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. President-elect Donald Trump shakes hands with Martin Luther King III, son of Martin Luther King Jr. at Trump Tower in New York, Monday, Jan. 16, 2017.

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  10. Kiszla: RIP Bob Saile, a hunter with an eye for everything that makes Colorado beautifulRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Denver Post

    Let's start with the eye. For most of his 78 years, Bob Saile had only one eye that worked worth a darn.

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  11. SLIDESHOW: MLK Jr. Day parade in Springfield 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SavannahNow

    Photos from the Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade in Springfield on Jan. 16, 2017. By Debbie Rafter/For Effingham Now.

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  12. MLK Jr. Day Celebrated in EffinghamRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SavannahNow

    Pictured from left are Lucille Green; Wilbert A. "Butch" Green Sr., the parade grand marshal; and the Rev. Lon Harden, president of the MLK Jr. Day celebration.

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  13. Film about 1960s black mathematicians tops MLK weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Austin American-Statesman

    This image released by Twentieth Century Fox shows Taraji P. Henson as Katherine Johnson, center, in a scene from "Hidden Figures." "Hidden Figures," the uplifting film about African-American mathematicians at NASA during the 1960s space race, led the North American box office for the second straight week, selling $27.5 million in tickets over the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend, according to final studio figures Tuesday.

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  14. Suspect arrested in fatal Pala shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KFMB-TV San Diego

    Deputies arrested a suspect Tuesday in the fatal shooting of a woman at the Pala Indian Reservation on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Milton Trujillo, 34, was taken into custody in front of a store in the 44200 block of Margarita Road in Temecula, according to sheriff's officials.

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  15. Rob Schneider accused of 'whitesplaining' the Civil Rights movement to one of its leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Rob Schneider has felt the wrath of the internet today after fans say he "whitesplained" the American Civic Rights movement to a man who was a leader in it. Rep. John Lewis was one of the "Big Six" Civil Rights leaders - alongside Martin Luther King Jr - and one of the 13 original Freedom Riders who rode segregated buses to challenge the very notion of them.

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  16. 10 Things to Know for WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KTMF

    Some relatives of Flight 370's passen... . Istanbul Gov. Vasip Sahin, left, accompanied by Police Chief Mustafa Caliskan, second from left, talks to the media during a news conference regarding the arrest of a suspect of New Year's nightclub attack in Istanbul, Tu... .

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  17. Re: For MLK Holiday, Activists Tear Down Fence and Take Over...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | East Bay Express

    When the City of Oakland fenced off St. Andrew's Plaza last year some cheered the closure. A group of neighbors had complained for years that the sliver of land was a magnet for illegal drug use and crime.

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  18. The six big questions about the Oscars this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Before the nominations have even been announced next week, we already know a lot about the Academy Awards this year. There will be a lot of love for the musical La La Land , the gay coming-of-age drama Moonlight and the family drama Manchester by the Sea .

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  19. Trump accuses civil rights leader Lewis of lying about inaugurationRead the original story

    1 hr ago | UnionLeader.com

    U.S. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter, D-N.H., will skip President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration on Friday.

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  20. Don't believe the tweets - Trump is one cool customerRead the original story

    1 hr ago | New York Post

    Much of liberal America is in an absolute tizzy over his impending presidency, with denunciations and declarations of defiance competing for the most apocalyptic scenarios. Will the world end Friday or Saturday? The sturm und drang is not limited to the homefront.

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