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US to Observe Holiday Honoring Civil Rights Icon

Americans across the country paused Monday to observe the federal holiday marking the birthday of slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr.Hundreds of people filled Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta Monday to remember and reflect on King's legacy. The civil rights leader was an Atlanta native.There were parades in several cities to honor King's work. President Barack Obama and his family were among the many Americans who marked the holiday by volunteering for service...

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