Congressman John Lewis Leaves Hospital With 'Clean Bill' After Health ScareThe long-serving Democrat was a young activist and leader of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee when, in March 1965, he joined forces with Martin Luther King Jr. to lead a voting rights march out out Selma, Alabama.
Bells Across The Nation Toll 39 Times To Honor Martin Luther King Jr.Cities across the country rang bells 39 times around the time King was shot, symbolizing the civil rights leader's age at his death.
Best Events To Know About This Week In Los Angeles - January 15-21This week starts with a celebration of a civil rights movement icon, and continues with performances of opera, comedy, theater, dance, and more.
7 Ways To Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day In Los AngelesMark your 2018 calendar for January 15 and then plan on celebrating this keen humanitarian in a number of meaningful ways.
Best 2018 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebrations In Los AngelesMark calendar this year and plan on celebrating this keen humanitarian in a number of meaningful ways.
Weekend Events To Honor Legacy Of Martin Luther King Jr.Slain civil rights hero Martin Luther King Jr. will be remembered this weekend with a variety of celebrations.
Best 2017 Martin Luther King Jr. Celebrations In Orange CountyYou can stay in and teach your kids about the holiday, try to make an impact on your local government, do good works, reflect or just have fun and celebrate.
This Man Went Home With Original Copy Of MLK's 'I Have A Dream' Speech Many Years AgoMartin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech is considered one of the greatest in history. And, on that day in Washington, more than 50 years ago, George Raveling went home with the original copy of the address.
200 Rally Against Criminal Justice Bias, Income Inequality Downtown Los AngelesThe rally coincided with the anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on this day in 1968.
Mayor Garcetti Acts As Grand Marshal Of Kingdom Day ParadeMayor Eric Garcetti was the Grand Marshal of the 29th annual Kingdom Day Parade Monday.
USC Bans Tailgating After Home Game Falls On A School NightFor the first time, the university tradition won't be allowed in the area surrounding the L.A. Memorial Coliseum before the Trojans hit the field.
Long Beach Woman, Lifelong Civil Rights Activist Remembers Historic March On WashingtonA Long Beach woman who was in the nation's capital 50 years ago for the historic March on Washington said she counts that day as the highlight of her life.
Dodger Matt Kemp Leads Annual Kingdom Day ParadeThe 28th annual Kingdom Day Parade wound through the Crenshaw District and Leimert Park Saturday in honor of the iconic civil rights leader.
Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex MarriageRev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.
Surf Shop Apologizes For Black-Themed Sale On MLK Jr. DayA Southern California surf shop owner has apologized for its black-themed Martin Luther King Jr. holiday sale and a digitally altered ad showing the civil rights leader in a wet suit.