Celebrating iconic civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr.

WASHINGTON (NewsNation Now) — Communities around the country are celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday, commemorating the iconic civil rights leader days after his birthday.

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, many events taking place have been modified, including the …

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Inauguration rehearsal evacuated after fire in homeless camp

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Capitol complex temporarily locked down Monday during a rehearsal for President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration after a fire in a homeless encampment roughly a mile away sent a plume of smoke into the air and caused …

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Local officials honor legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Local officials honored the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. at events across Massachusetts Monday.
Boston Mayor Martin Walsh spoke during a virtual celebration hosted by the city and King’s alma mater, Boston University.
“It’s a day when …

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Unusual inaugural week ahead as Trump prepares to leave DC

It’s an inaugural week like no other — the Capitol is on lockdown, the Senate could begin an impeachment trial, and the nation is grappling with a pandemic and an economic crisis.
This all falls onto soon-to-be President Joe Biden’s …

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