MLK honored in nationwide events

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January 20, 2014, 1:32 pm
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(NECN/NBC News: Danielle Leigh) - Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy lives on Monday with special events across the nation, from parades to church tributes to youth-led service projects on the federal holiday to remember the civil rights crusader.

President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are scheduled to take part in a community service event in the Washington, D.C. area, although White House officials didn't immediately provide details.

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