Civil Rights Museum expects big crowd at MLK50 events

 

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Visitors who plan to attend events at the National Civil Rights Museum in Tennessee commemorating the 50th anniversary Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination should be prepared to walk a bit.

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Nobel Prize winner Malala visits her Pakistan hometown

MINGORA, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan's Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai on Saturday arrived in her hometown for the first time since a Taliban militant shot her there in 2012 for advocating girls' education.

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  • Written by By SHERIN ZADA and MUNIR AHMED , Associated Press

Autopsy disputing police account of shooting prompts anger

 

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Calls for justice and charges against two police officers who fatally shot an unarmed black man aren't abating in California's capital city after an autopsy showed Stephon Clark was shot in the back, a counter to the department's statement that he was approaching officers when he was killed.

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  • Written by By KATHLEEN RONAYNE , Associated Press