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Mecanoo wins MLK Library Washington DC – Archinect

ArchinectD.C. Mayor Vincent Gray announced today the design team Mecanoo and Martinez + Johnson is chosen to revitalize the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library. The city’s aim for their Central Public Library project is to deliver a next generation library …DC picks architecture team to renovate MLK LibraryWashington PostArchitects Picked for MLK Library RedesignNBC4 […]

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San Francisco

‘Freedom Train’ Gains Last-Minute Riders, Will Run Again – CBS Local

CBS LocalSAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — The Freedom Train will likely run again next year on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day after last-minute ticket sales for the commemorative ride from San Jose and San Francisco skyrocketed. Some 1,031 riders took the chartered …Crowds heading to San Francisco for MLK march, festivalSan Francisco ExaminerLate ticket […]

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Atlanta

MLK Day events in metro Atlanta – WXIA-TV

WXIA-TV(WXIA) — Metro Atlanta residents are celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday in many ways Monday. Ambassador Andrew Young will join King’s family for a special service at Ebenezer Baptist Church, where bells will be rung for peace. Hosea …New MLK memorial planned for Georgia CapitolAtlanta Business ChronicleEbenezer Baptist Church hosts King Day serviceMacon […]

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Washington, DC weather forecast: Mild Monday, plunging temps and … – WJLA (blog)

WJLA (blog)Washington, D.C. weather forecast: Mild Monday, plunging temps and measurable snow Tuesday. January 19, 2014 – 10:10 PM. Email; Print. Steve Rudin By Steve Rudin (Twitter @SteveRudinABC7). Text size Decrease Increase. A mild Martin Luther King, …In service to the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.Washington PostMartin Luther King Jr. ‘I Have a Dream’ Speech […]

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Entertainment

“Ride Along” Comedy Breaks Box Office Records – WorstPreviews.com

WorstPreviews.com“Ride Along” comedy, starring Kevin Hart and Ice Cube, turned in the best performance of all-time for the Martin Luther King Jr box office weekend. Costing only $25 million to make, the new movie grossed a whopping $41.2 million over its first three days and …Box office report: ‘Ride Along’ dominates with $47.8 million, breaks […]

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President Obama’s Speech At The 50th Anniversary Of The March On Washington

President Obama’s Speech, courtesy of The White House. This is a transcript of the full speech given by President Barack Obama today, Wednesday, August 28th, 2013, and to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of The March On Washington and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have A Dream” speech at the same place at the Lincoln […]