Albany church wants to commemorate spot where MLK was jailed
An Albany church is trying to get a plaque to commemorate the spot where Martin Luther King, Jr. was jailed in Albany. (Source: WALB). The great Civil Rights leader, Martin Luther King, Jr., spent several days in jail as he led the Albany movement ...
$5 Million Overhaul of Martin Luther King Jr. Park Begins in Central Harlem
HARLEM, NY — Kids looking for a new place to play in central Harlem are going to have a new $5 million destination to call their own. The Department of Parks and Recreation broke ground last week on a completely remade Martin Luther King Jr. Park.
U-M grad Tom Hayden had ties to Jane Fonda, Martin Luther King Jr., Robert Kennedy
ANN ARBOR, MI -- Actresses, politicians, poets and the most famous civil rights activist from the United States were among the friends and family close to activist Tom Hayden. Hayden, the former editor of The Michigan Daily and founding member of ...
Man named Martin Luther King Jr. arrested for shooting at girlfriend
It all started around 2:30 p.m. in the area of Southern Maryland Boulevard and Sands Road in Lothian, Maryland. After responding to a domestic dispute, the 41-year-old victim told officers that her boyfriend, 26-year-old Martin Luther King Jr., shot at ...