Dog attack deaths and maimings
Today, the federal holiday is celebrated nationally with many service events, often attended by leaders, celebrities and the President.
Observed on the third Monday of January each year, Martin Luther King Jr. Day has only recently been a holiday for all the people, all the time. Read on to learn more about the complicated history behind this special holiday.
Absentee ballots are being replaced on the Big Island because of the unusually sticky weather.
There are echoes of the Cold War as pro-Russian rebels battle Ukrainian government forces in the nation's east.