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Martin Luther King Jr. Service of Rededication to be held Jan. 15th

State Holiday Commission, has announced the plans for the annual commemoration and celebration of the life of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. That night, the college's Pluralism Associates League for Students will host a Martin Luther King Jr. The theme this year is "Visions!" King was a man who taught the world that passivity does not make a better community - active, concerned citizens are the ones to enact change.

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Dems Seek Charges Against GOP Rep. Who Removed Painting From Capitol

Congressional Black Caucus members held a ceremony on Tuesday as they placed the painting back on display after it was first removed last week by California Republican Rep. "I do not agree or disagree with this painting, but I will fight to defend this young man's right to express himself because this artwork is true for him, and he is entitled to that protection under the law", Mr.

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Allegiant Announces Nonstop Service From MCI to Destin/Fort Walton

The airport - which shares runways with Elgin Air Force Base - is between Pensacola to the west and Panama City to the east. The flights will operate twice weekly between Springfield-Branson National Airport (SGF) and Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS).

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Barack Obama set to bid farewell in his home city of Chicago

It also is meant to " motivate people to want to get involved and fight for their democracy", White House senior advisor Valerie Jarrett told reporters Monday. In an interview with Chicago's WBBM television on Thursday, Obama said he was returning to Chicago because it was where he first discovered his public service mission.

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Gas prices to keep rising

Across the state , the average price came out to just less than $2.32 per gallon to start the week. Georgia motorists Monday were paying about 38.5 cents more per gallon than a year ago, and metro Albany drivers were paying slightly less than that, 38.3 cents more than the $1.822 average on January 9, 2016.

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Mom, boyfriend charged in 'rape-murder fantasy' death of teen

They then put the totes inside the trunk of Sullivan's vehicle and drove to a wooded area near Luzerne County, Pennsylvania to leave Grace's remains. "To their child", Weintraub said, according to nbcphiladelphia.com. The brutal death was allegedly the result of a year of planning, as part of a rape-murder fantasy the young girl's adopted mother and her mother's boyfriend shared.