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Honoring MLK's legacy with a day of service

One Saturday morning event took place at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in West Potomac Park in Southeast, D.C. About 150 volunteers honored Dr. King through their service.

Saturday - 01/18/2014, 04:12pm EST

Tags: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., IMPACT, Secretary Sally Jewell, Department of the Interior, kathy stewart

Memorial prepared for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

People visiting the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial are seeing the granite statue without the disputed words that were etched in it for the last King holiday.

Thursday - 01/16/2014, 08:20am EST

Tags: Martin Luther King Jr. Day, dick uliano, Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial

Reflections at MLK memorial ahead of March on Washington

Tens of thousands are expected to take part in upcoming events on the National Mall to commemorate the March on Washington and the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech.

Friday - 08/23/2013, 08:11am EDT

Tags: Martin Luther King, I Have A Dream speech, memorial, civil rights, megan cloherty, march on washington,

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Anniversary of King's death marked at memorial

"There would not be a brother in public housing on 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue right now without the death and blood of Martin Luther King Jr.," Georgetown professor and author Michael Eric Dyson told the cheering and applauding crowd gathered at the memorial. "No Obama without King."

Thursday - 04/05/2012, 10:35am EDT

Tags: Martin Luther King Jr., mlk, michelle basch

MLK holiday events planned at memorial, cathedral

Events are being held across Washington in honor of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday.

Monday - 01/16/2012, 07:57am EST

Tags: Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Martin Luther King Jr., mlk, mlk day,