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What Americans fearing Trump can learn from MLK
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(Sun, 15 Jan 2017 15:29:41 GMT)

Opinion: What MLK might say to Donald Trump
This year's Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, the last that will be commemorated during the Obama presidency, offers the opportunity for sober clarity about the present leavened by defiant hope for the future. The King holiday, a hard-won victory by veterans of the civil rights era alongside of black elected officials, became a crucial part of a new national consensus on racial equality.
(Sun, 15 Jan 2017 21:38:35 GMT)

The legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. knew something about tough moments. His life was marked by setbacks, terrible defeats personal depression. How it bounced back could help those today who are despondent about President Trump's election.
(Tue, 12 Jan 2016 21:04:56 GMT)

MLK was a Republican and other myths
The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was a Republican. He opposed affirmative action. He grew so radical near the end of his life that he considered renouncing nonviolence.
(Mon, 18 Jan 2016 18:51:43 GMT)

How King became an angry black man
By the time Clarence Jones reached him, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was in bad shape.
(Tue, 16 Apr 2013 17:12:04 GMT)

FBI Ten Most Wanted suspect caught
A double homicide suspect on the FBI's Ten Most Wanted list was captured Sunday morning after nearly six months on the run.
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 11:35:41 GMT)

Reality Check: Trump says Atlanta is 'falling apart'
President-elect Donald Trump harshly criticized Georgia Rep. John Lewis on Saturday, tweeting that his district was "in horrible shape and falling apart (and not to mention crime infested) ..."
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:43:43 GMT)

Suspect in police killing stays out of reach
It's been 34 days since Markeith Loyd allegedly shot and killed his pregnant ex-girlfriend in Orlando and one week since he killed police Lt. Debra Clayton as she tried to apprehend him.
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:02:04 GMT)

Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka dies
Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka, the wrestler known for his high-flying leap off the ring's top rope that flattened his opponents, has died. He was 73.
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:37:42 GMT)

Whirligig inspires 20-cent tool to help fight disease
With inspiration from an ancient toy, researchers believe that the simple spinning mechanics of a whirligig could help in the diagnosis of malaria, HIV and other diseases around the world, according to a new study.
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:20:00 GMT)

Ringling Bros. circus to close after 146-year run
The Ringling Bros. circus is closing down after more than 100 years in operation, according to a press release from Feld Entertainment, which has owned the circus for the last 50 years.
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:02:29 GMT)

John Kerry visits site where he killed a Viet Cong soldier
Secretary of State John Kerry visited on Saturday the very site where he killed a Vietnamese soldier in battle almost 50 years earlier, when his Swift Boat was attacked by the Viet Cong.
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:56:44 GMT)

Motorist who helped hurt trooper: We were there for a reason
At 4:45 a.m., Interstate 10 west of the tiny town of Tonopah, Arizona, can be a pretty empty, isolated and dark road.
(Sat, 14 Jan 2017 21:30:13 GMT)

Tractor-trailer clips snowplow, sending it into Utah canyon
Dashcam video released by the Utah Department of Transportation shows a tractor-trailer clipping a state snowplow on a highway, sending the plow careening over the edge of the road and into the Spanish Fork Canyon.
(Sat, 14 Jan 2017 13:26:08 GMT)

Abducted as a newborn and found 18 years later
Kamiyah Mobley, who was abducted as a newborn from a Florida hospital in July 1998, has been found alive in South Carolina, Jacksonville Sheriff Mike Williams said Friday.
(Sat, 14 Jan 2017 19:03:49 GMT)

Controversial painting to be removed from Capitol
A high-school student's painting that evoked a national controversy earlier this week will be taken down after it was officially deemed to violate the House Office Building Commission's rules, according to a congressman who objected to the artwork.
(Sun, 15 Jan 2017 01:18:35 GMT)

Video shows dog chained to open trailer on highway
A dog who was captured on video while chained to the top of a trailer traveling along a Florida interstate is OK.
(Fri, 13 Jan 2017 19:33:43 GMT)

Skier rescued after triggering avalanche
A backcountry skier in Colorado had some pretty good luck this week after triggering an avalanche that swept him over a 25-foot cliff and buried him under four feet of snow.
(Fri, 13 Jan 2017 19:43:44 GMT)

The Dems who won't go to the inauguration

(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:32:38 GMT)

Trump: Son-in-law will get Israel peace deal
Days away from being sworn in as US President, Donald Trump isn't saying who he trusts more -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel, a longtime US ally, or Russian President Vladimir Putin.
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:05:12 GMT)

Trump facing a pile of controversies
Donald Trump is four days away from assuming the presidency after one of the most tumultuous transitions in modern history, setting the stage for a rocky period of dramatic change, partisan acrimony and unpredictable results.
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:29:24 GMT)

Arrest warrant sought for Samsung heir
Prosecutors have issued an arrest warrant for Samsung's heir apparent on bribery allegations.
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:40:07 GMT)

These 8 people are richer than 3.6 billion people
Eight men now control as much wealth as the world's poorest 3.6 billion people, according to a new report from Oxfam International.
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:26:25 GMT)

6 in 10 Americans don't have $500 in savings
If you were suddenly hit with a $500 unexpected bill, would you be able to cover it?
(Thu, 12 Jan 2017 13:21:22 GMT)

Inauguration invitation misprint sends calls to local print shop


Crash survivor wants to see all 50 states


Former athlete saves man from fire


Woman wears wedding dress for 50th anny


Boy battling cancer named honorary deputy


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