Martin Luther King, Jr. Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Dorothy Cotton, civil rights pioneer and MLK colleague, diesRead the original story

    Monday Jun 11 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Dorothy Cotton, who worked closely with the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., taught nonviolence to demonstrators before marches and sometimes calmed tensions by singing church hymns, has died.

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    Monday Jun 11 | Your News Now

    A civil rights activist who worked closely with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has died in Ithaca. Dorothy Cotton passed away at the Kendal at Ithaca retirement community Sunday at age 88. During the civil rights movement, Cotton was one of just a few women in leadership positions in the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.

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  3. Civil Rights Leader Dorothy Cotton Dies At 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | WNED

    Dorothy Cotton, a leader in the civil rights movement who educated thousands of African-Americans about their rights and the power of organizing, has died at 88. She died at a retirement community in Ithaca, N.Y., the Ithaca Journal reports . The Southern Christian Leadership Conference confirmed her death to the Associated Press.

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  4. Gunman holding 4 kids hostage in Florida standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    The Southern Christian Leadership Conference says a civil rights pioneer who worked closely with the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. has died.

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  5. Trump economic adviser Larry Kudlow suffers heart attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Seattle's mayor says the city will rescind a tax approved last month on businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks that was designed to help pay for homeless services and affordable housing. Seattle's mayor says the city will rescind a tax approved last month on businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks that was designed to help pay for homeless services and affordable housing.

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  6. Germany orders Daimler to recall 238,000 diesel vehiclesRead the original story

    Monday Jun 11 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Authorities say an Air Force officer with top security clearance who disappeared in New Mexico 35 years ago has been found in California after using a false name for decades. . FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2017, file photo, Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev, speaks during a media briefing at Metro Police headquarters in Las Vegas.

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  7. Editors resign over decision to retain author Junot DiazRead the original story

    Monday Jun 11 | News9 Oklahoma City

    The city of New York will likely pay $2 billion or more to settle claims that the nation's largest public housing agency has too often left tenants to contend with lead paint, malfunctioning elevators and rats. The city of New York will likely pay $2 billion or more to settle claims that the nation's largest public housing agency has too often left tenants to contend with lead paint, malfunctioning elevators and rats.

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  8. Dorothy Cotton: Top aide to Martin Luther King Jr., has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | WALR-FM Atlanta

    The Dorothy Cotton Institute and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, where Cotton served as national director of education from 1963 until King's assassination in 1968, confirmed Cotton died June 10 in her home in Ithaca, N.Y. "Ms. Cotton died peacefully at her residence, Kendal at Ithaca, with loved ones at her bedside," read a statement on the DCI website.

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  9. Tennessee probing woman accused of driving kids in kennelsRead the original story

    Monday Jun 11 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Three editors at the Boston Review are resigning over the political and literary magazine's decision to retain author Junot Diaz as he faces allegations of sexual misconduct. The Southern Christian Leadership Conference says a civil rights pioneer who worked closely with the Rev.

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  10. As California plummets into financial collapse, one city hopes the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | NewsTarget.com

    The crime-ridden and poverty-stricken city of Stockton, located in central California, has come up with a plan for prosperity that involves handing out free cash to poor people . Stockton Mayor Michael Tubbs, 27, says that giving local residents a "no strings attached" guaranteed basic income of $500 per month is precisely what will elevate Stockton to new economic heights.

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  11. Drama teacher at Parkland school honored at Tony AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Martin Luther King Jr. has died. The Southern Christian Leadership Conference says a civil rights pioneer who worked closely with the Rev.

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  12. Mayor-led prayer at student awards ceremony draws rebukeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | Education Week

    A national organization says the mayor of a coastal Mississippi city violated the constitution when he led high school students in a prayer last month. WLOX-TV reports that the letter says Bass acted in his official government role when he led students in prayer at an awards ceremony.

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  13. Civil Rights Icon Dorothy Cotton Dies at 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | WENY

    ITHACA, N.Y. Civil Rights Icon, Dorothy Cotton, has died at 88 in her Ithaca home, according to The Ithaca Journal. Cotton was a leader in the Civil Rights Movement and a member of the inner-circle of one of its main organizations, the Southern Christian Leadership Conference , as their educational director.

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  14. "What Truth Sounds Like": Michael Eric Dyson on New Book About RFK, James Baldwin & Race in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | Democracy Now

    This month marks 50 years since the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy. On June 5, 1968, Kennedy was shot dead shortly after winning the California Democratic primary, a major boost in his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination.

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    Monday Jun 11 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    The Southern Christian Leadership Conference says a civil rights pioneer who worked closely with the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. has died.

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  16. Supreme Court allows Ohio voter purgeRead the original story

    Monday Jun 11 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    The Southern Christian Leadership Conference says a civil rights pioneer who worked closely with the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. has died.

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  17. Spain offers to take migrant ship amid Italy-Malta standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    An aid ship carrying 629 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean was waiting to learn wh... . FILE - In this Monday, May 14, 2018 file photo, Leader of the League party, Matteo Salvini, addresses the media after meeting with Italian President Sergio Mattarella, at the Quirinale presidential palace, in Rome.

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  18. Man who sent out photos of slain wife gets life sentenceRead the original story

    Monday Jun 11 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A Massachusetts man who fatally stabbed his wife then sent photos of her body to friends saying he had killed her and needed someone to care for their children has been sentenced to life in prison. The Southern Christian Leadership Conference says a civil rights pioneer who worked closely with the Rev.

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  19. US teacher honored for highlighting Polish Holocaust heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | WAND-TV Decatur

    File - In this Monday, May 30, 2005 photo, Irena Sendler, a Polish woman who saved the lives of hundreds of Jewish children during World War II, meets with American students who created a play about her life, in Warsaw, Po... A Massachusetts man who fatally stabbed his wife then sent photos of her body to friends saying he had killed her and needed someone to care for their children has been sentenced to life in prison. The Southern Christian Leadership Conference says a civil rights pioneer who worked closely with the Rev.

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  20. Houston ISD to consider holiday honoring Cesar Chavez, Dolores HuertaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | Chron

    Dolores Huerta participates in the "Dolores" panel during the 2018 PBS Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour in Pasadena, Calif. Huerta formed a farm workers union with CA sar ChA vez and her "Si, Se Puede" chant inspired Barack Obama's 2008 presidential campaign slogan.

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