A museum will also go alongside the memorial to trace the country's history from slavery to present day. The structure is slated to open in April 2017.
The passing of blues legend B.B. King has left musicians and fans in mourning, honoring him on social media, and praising him for his nearly…
Harry Johnson, the president of the foundation that built the memorial, announced at a hastily called news conference Thursday evening that the dedication will be postponed until September or October. Hours earlier, Johnson had insisted at another media briefing that the dedication would continue as scheduled.
via:blackamericaweb.com The anniversary of the March on Washington and Martin Luther King Jr.’s famed “I Have a Dream” speech was not the date originally planned for the dedication of the King Memorial on the National Mall. “I didn’t choose Aug. 28; it was when the construction would be completed,” said Harry E. Johnson, Sr., […]
It is a very sad time for Bobby Brown and his family, as he is grieving the loss of his mother. On Monday, Whitney Houston sang at her former mother-in-law’s funeral in Boston, Mass. According to reports, Houston sang twice at the remembrance service for her former mother-in-law, Carole Brown, who passed away Thursday […]
Houston let the Giffords feel ur prayer.TUCSON, Ariz. — Rep. Gabrielle Giffords’ husband says he is “extremely hopeful” that the congresswoman will make a full recovery in a matter of months. Mark Kelly says at a new conference Thursday that his wife “is a
Via Newsone.com: Washington D.C.– Ahead of celebrations of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, some local officials got an up close and personal tour of the memorial being built in his honor.