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  • The Rev. Bernice King (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

    Bernice King breaks silence, asks SCLC to end rift

    After nearly 10 months of silence, the Rev. Bernice King is telling the Southern Christian Leadership Conference to end the bitter infighting that has split the group.

  • The Rev. Joseph Lowery, right, leads a group in prayer at the crypts of the Rev. Martin Luther Jr., and his wife Coretta Scott King, as the Rev. Raphael Warnock listens, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2009, in Atlanta.The group prayed that the King children would end their legal battle. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

    King siblings settle lawsuit over estate

    After more than 14 hours of discussion, the heirs of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. reached a settlement late Monday that will keep the family of the slain civil rights leader from a public jury trial.

  • American Scene

    A judge on Monday set bail at $30 million for a Northern California man accused of kidnapping a girl and holding her captive for 18 years.

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