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Remembering the women who helped MLK propel the civil rights movement

Dr. Martin Luther King with his wife Correta Scott. (© Hulton-Deutsch Collection/CORBIS/Corbis via Getty Images)(NEW YORK) — As the nation celebrates Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, whatRead More

Brutal Arctic blast overtakes eastern US

ABC News(NEW YORK) — A major winter storm over the weekend delivered widespread snowfall, in many places 1 to 2 feet, from the Midwest to the Northeast. And it’s alreadyRead More

Tony Mendez, real-life hero from Ben Affleck's "Argo," dies at 78

Mark Makela/Corbis via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Tony Mendez, the real-life spy behind Ben Affleck’s Oscar-winning film Argo, has died at the age of 78. Mendez died early Saturday morning,Read More

Teen accused of taunting Native Americans in viral video breaks silence

Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call(PARK HILLS, Ky.) — A Kentucky high school student spoke out on Sunday after video appeared to show him taunting a group of Native American protesters inRead More

Marathon negotiations prompt hope of breakthrough in Los Angeles teachers' strike

David McNew/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — More than 30,000 teachers on strike in Los Angeles are hoping they’ll soon be back in the classroom as marathon negotiations continue behind closed doorsRead More

High school student told she was 'too dark' to perform with dance team, lawsuit claims

liangpv/iStock(NEW YORK) — A young woman is suing a school district in Kansas for discrimination and retaliation, claiming she was told she couldn’t perform with the dance team because herRead More

Infant, 3 adults killed in 'horrific' domestic violence incident in Oregon: Officials

Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office(NEW YORK) — An infant and three adults were killed in a “horrific” incident at an Oregon home in which sheriff’s deputies shot and killed the suspectRead More

Major blast of cold air moves into Northeast after winter storm delivers snow, ice

ABC News(NEW YORK) — A powerful storm continues to move through the Northeast on Sunday, after it brought up to 15 inches of snow in the Midwest and three reportedRead More

University of Oklahoma sorority kicks out member over racist blackface video

KOCO-TV(NORMAN, Okla.) — A racist video that swept across the campus of the University of Oklahoma (OU) this week received widespread condemnation and resulted in one student being kicked outRead More

Viral video of teens taunting Native Americans draws widespread condemnation

David Cliff/SOPA Images/LightRocket/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Outrage was growing across the political spectrum over the weekend after dozens of teens from an all-male Catholic school in Kentucky — some wearing bright-redRead More