Where to find 8 murals off the beaten path in D.C.

If you want to know your city, find the public art. The murals, graffiti art and mosaics take you away from the tourist sites and into neighborhoods,...

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Dozens gather outside north Omaha art gallery to protest, debate use of N-word in exhibit

A set of windows at The Union for Contemporary Art near 24th and Lake Streets contains a passage...

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Psych evaluation: Drugs, not illness, clouded judgment of man charged with killing brother

When he woke up at his girlfriend's house in July 2018, Leonta Clay did what he said he typically...

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Inside the Large-Scale Work of Acclaimed Artist Nekisha Durrett

D.C. artist Nekisha Durrett has transformed hemlock wood into public artwork. A peephole on the...

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MLK Committee hosts annual banquet to benefit MLK Park memorial

Organizers said the fundraiser is for a community-wide project to improve and support operations of...

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50 years later, MLK's Poor People's Campaign is back — and more needed than ever

Wednesday marks the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King's death, and most politicians have...

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HTGAWM star Matt McGorry has a message for white people on MLK Day

On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, many celebrities shared quotes from and tributes to the Civil Rights...

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Pence compares Trump wall effort to MLK; Dem calls Trump 'Grand Wizard' of Pennsylvania Ave.

"One of my favorite quotes from Dr. King was, 'Now is the time to make real the promises of...

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Trump Makes Surprise Visit To MLK Memorial, Leaves After About 2 Minutes

Trump faced scrutiny last year when he did not attend a public event on Martin Luther King Jr. Day....

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Book excerpt: How Birmingham shaped MLK’s civil rights’ struggle

“By early 1963, Martin Luther King had stalled and – particularly to younger activists in the SNCC –...

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Mike Pence Just Tried To Sell Trump's Border Wall By Quoting MLK

Vice President Mike Pence is celebrating the Martin Luther King Day weekend in a very special way ―...

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MLK wanted black people to ride buses without issue. How Memphis is still taking on his cause

When Shelby County Mayor Lee Harris was born, Martin Luther King Jr. had been dead 10 years. The...

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Futures Up Big on MLK Holiday

Luther King, Jr. On what would have been his 89th birthday, Dr. King is remembered for helping bring Civil Rights to people of color in the U.S. This...

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MLK Jr. Quotes: Seven Powerful Sayings on 50th Anniversary of Assassination

On April 4, 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated at the age of 39 on the second-floor...

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2018: the most inspiring MLK quotes to always remember

Today is Martin Luther King Jr. day - a paid public holiday in America used to honour the former...

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