Martin Luther King Day

Letters spelling "We Believe" are carried by a group during a march honoring Martin Luther King Jr., Monday,  Jan. 20, 2014, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Speeches, marches honor Martin Luther King Jr.

ATLANTA (AP) — As the nation remembered and reflected Monday on the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., leaders and everyday Americans talked about how far the country has come in the past […]


People stand and clap during the music portion of the Black History Committee's celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr's birthday at Greater Norris Chapel Baptist Church in Henderson, Ky Sunday Jan. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/The Gleaner, Darrin Phegley)

Parades, marches and service projects honor MLK

ATLANTA (AP) — Hundreds of people filled Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta on Monday to remember and reflect on the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., who preached at the church. The service featured prayers, […]


Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti

Garcetti to be Grand Marshal of Kingdom Day Parade

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – With Mayor Eric Garcetti serving as grand marshal, the 29th annual Kingdom Day Parade will be held today under the theme “Ain’t Gonna’ Let Nobody Turn Us ‘Round.” Southern California’s largest Martin Luther […]


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Holiday closures in LA

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Government offices, courts, schools, libraries, banks and post offices will be closed today for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. Trash will be collected as usual in the city of Los Angeles. Metrolink […]


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Heat-Bulls, Lakers-Clippers on NBA’s opening night

NEW YORK (AP) — The Miami Heat will open their title defense against the Chicago Bulls on Oct. 29 in the expected return of Derrick Rose, with an all-Los Angeles matchup later that night in […]


US President Barack Obama bows as he and  First Lady Michelle Obama get ready to dance, Inaugural Ball, 57th Presidential Inauguration, Washington DC (AP Photo)

Inauguration: A special dress ends a big day

WASHINGTON (AP) — AP journalists fanned out across the capital to cover Inauguration Day as part of a running feed of content and analysis. Here are their reports.


Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin

Ex-New Orleans mayor charged with bribery, fraud

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin was indicted Friday on 21 corruption charges including wire fraud, bribery and money laundering.



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