Jan. 12, 2022 - On Monday, Jan. 17, the nation will honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the father of the civil rights movement who famously said he had a dream for living in a country that judged people based on the content of their character and not the color of their skin.
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Earth Day: little actions make a big difference
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High Heat, High Humidity = High Risk
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Today In History
1950: Following World War II, India became a democratic republic.
1880: Douglas MacArthur, U.S. General and Supreme Commander of Allied Forces in Southwest Pacific during World War II, was born in Little Rock, Arkansas.
1837: The state of Michigan was admitted to the Union - the 26th state.
1788: The British landed in Australia to establish a prison colony to relieve overcrowded prisons in Britain thus settling Australia. Australia Day, formerly known as Foundation Day or Anniversary Day, has been observed since about 1817.
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