Oakland Mayor Schaaf: MLK Day Protests Outside Her Home Were 'Legitimate'A day after protesters staged a pre-dawn demonstration outside of newly inaugurated Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf’s home on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the mayor responded Tuesday by saying their complaints are legitimate.
Oakland Protest In Honor Of Martin Luther King Jr. Shut Down BART Station TemporarilyDemonstrators gathered at Frank Ogawa Plaza around 7 p.m. and have been marching through the streets since around 7:30 p.m., according to Oakland police.
10 Things I Learned from Screening 'Selma'Here are some things you may not know about the MLK movie, "Selma."
King Tides Expected To Return To Bay Area On King HolidayAccording to the California Coastal Commission, the January king tides occurring January 19 through 21st will offer a glimpse of the future with how sea levels are expected to rise.
Becoming Martin Luther King Jr: Actor David Oyelow Discusses His Dream RoleVIDEO: Liam Mayclem sat down to interview the actor about his transformation…
'Bring A Spoon' Demonstrations Planned At Montgomery BART Station During Friday CommuteOrganizers are planning a protest at the Montgomery BART Station Friday, January 16th in solidarity with the Black Friday BART protesters who were arrested last year.
David Oyelowo Gives A Remarkable Portrayal Dr. King In 'Selma'KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews “Selma,” the retelling of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.‘s (David Oweloyo) march from Selma to Montgomery that led to the passage of the Voters Rights Act of 1965.
Freedom Train, Bay Area Events Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.Marches, rallies and festivals were under way in San Francisco and elsewhere in the Bay Area Monday in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Tony Bennett To Attend March On WashingtonTony Bennett plans to travel to the nation's capital to pay tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. as the March on Washington marks its 50th year...
USF Professor Recalls Role In King's 'I Have A Dream' SpeechFifty years ago, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his defining “I Have a Dream” speech. A Bay Area man who was one of Dr. King's closest advisors told KPIX 5 the words that made it famous were not even in the final script.
Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex MarriageRev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.
Caltrain 'Freedom Train' Rolls From SJ To SF To Honor MLK Jr.After singing a rendition of “We Shall Overcome” at Caltrain’s San Mateo station, hundreds of Bay Area residents of all ages celebrated Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday by boarding the 2012 “Freedom Train.”