1. Good Samaritans saved Martin Luther King Jr.’s birth home in Atlanta from being burned to the ground, officials say

    By Dave Alsup and Aya Elamroussi, CNN Good Samaritans helped thwart a woman’s attempt to set a fire at the birth home of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in Atlanta, police said. Police were called to the historic home in the Old Fourth Ward neighborhood around 5:45 p.m. Thursday on a va