Although his actual birthday was January 15, American icon Martin Luther King, Jr., celebrates it today like few others - with a national holiday in his name.

A clergyman, activist, and leader in the quest for racial equality in the U.S., he was best known for civil rights advocacy using nonviolent civil disobedience.

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A college student recently posted a photo of a surprisingly poignant, uplifting and inspiring message that she found ... taped to the stall in a women's restroom.

The student, also a Reddit user, wrote: "In a girls' bathroom stall at my university, girls have written about some of their most horrifying life experiences."

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A gunman rushed the stage and attempted to assassinate the leader of Bulgaria's Turkish ethnic party at a LIVE televised conference on Saturday.

Incredibly, his gun appeared to misfire, giving Ahmed Dogan enough time to bat away the gunman's arm before he was assisted by security guards.

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Law enforcement officials in Albuquerque confirm that an unidentified 15-year old male shot and killed two adults and three children in an area home today.

The culprit was arrested for murder and other charges connected to the incident, which took place in a rural community approximately 10 miles southwest of the city center.

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I love you, you love me. We're now a scandalous family...

In news that is most definitely not meant for children, Patrick Leach - the 27-year old son of the woman who created everyone's favorite purple dinosaur - has been arrested for attempted murder.

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