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Diminished clouds on breezy MLK Day

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Full forecast details at the WGN Weather Center
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day : Morning flurries and then partial clearing & breezy. NW winds 10-20, gusts at 30 mph. High 32.
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South Side parishioners encourage action and justice ahead of MLK Day

South Side parishioners encourage action and justice ahead of MLK Day

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CHICAGO - As many look forward to the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday on Monday, South Side parishioners are encouraging Chicagoans to commit to taking action for change in King's memory.
Parishioners remembered the slain civil rights activist at St. Sabina Church during Sunday's mass.
"We are blessed for this celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., who is my hero," Rev. Michael Pfleger said.
Among his many feats in the fight for justice, Dr. King was a giant in the push for change that led to the passage of the 1965 Voting Rights Act.
King led a bold, non-violent movement denouncing...
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Martin Luther King Jr. Day volunteering opportunity in Santa Cruz

Martin Luther King Jr. Day volunteering opportunity in Santa Cruz

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Rep. Clyburn concedes voting rights legislation ‘on life support,' but not dead yet

Rep. Clyburn concedes voting rights legislation ‘on life support,' but not dead yet

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The House majority whip took a long view of the legislation a day ahead of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
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Martin Luther King Day 2022 Store Opening Hours for Costco, Walmart, Target and More

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Some private businesses may be closed during the federal holiday. But which stores are open on Martin Luther King Jr. Day?
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Louisville marketplace brings attention to black owned businesses in honor of MLK

Louisville marketplace brings attention to black owned businesses in honor of MLK

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MELANnaire Marketplace wants people to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. this weekend by supporting black owned businesses.
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Louisville prayer breakfast held to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr

Louisville prayer breakfast held to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr

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Dozens of people gathered Saturday morning to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday, as well as kick off a weekend full of events to honor his life and legacy.
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MLK Day events in LA to honor Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy Monday

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Los Angeles' premier annual event to mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day - the Kingdom Day Parade in South L.A. - has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but there are still a number of MLK-related events set for the Monday holiday.
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