Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Mayor Bill de Blasio attends the Rev. Al Sharpton's annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day event in Harlem on Jan. 19, 2015. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Sharpton, Adams Defend De Blasio At Separate MLK Events

At a seperate MLK Day event at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, Borough President Eric Adams, a former NYPD captain, also stuck up for the mayor.

01/19/2015

Behold Monument Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Best MLK Weekend Getaways In America

Cities across the nation will be celebrating the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend but some hold a more historical significance than others.

01/07/2015

U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Sen. Schumer To Run 2013 Presidential Inaugural Event

The senator was chosen by congressional leaders for what is seen as a coveted and historic post in Washington.

03/29/2012

Coalition Against Hunger volunteers on Martin Luther King Jr. Day (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Nation, New York Mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Observances are being held across the country today in honor of what would have been the 83rd birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

01/16/2012