Martin Luther King Jr.

Texas woman offers beauty day for cancer patients

One local hairstylist is reaching out to help cancer patients and survivors recapture their pre-cancer beauty. Read more »

Feb. 11, 2011


Mavis Staples looking for that first Grammy win

Mavis Staples still thinks about the advice that her father, the legendary Pop Staples, gave her about awards shows when she was younger. Read more »

Feb. 3, 2011


Thrashers hoping black fans notice diverse roster

Dustin Byfuglien looks around the Atlanta Thrashers locker room and sees something unusual. Read more »

Jan. 31, 2011


Miss. gov. juggles White House hopes, state's past

Haley Barbour's folksy style, savvy leadership in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina and success as a GOP strategist have made the two-term Mississippi governor a... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2011


American Muslims fighting a negative image

The Qureshi family marches down a suburban Washington street in a Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2011

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Bloomberg, MLK III call for gun control fix

Invoking the memories of Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert Kennedy, Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Monday urged Congress to make sure the system for background checks on... Read more »

Jan. 24, 2011


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