Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Martin Luther King to go on $5 bill

Abraham Lincoln will not be the only person depicted on the $5 bill much longer.

The Treasury Department announced Wednesday that it will overhaul the design of the $5 note, a move overshadowed by its decision to revamp the back of the $10 bill to include women and to feature Harriet Tubman on the front of the $20.

Civil rights icon Martin Luther King Jr., famed opera singer Marian Anderson and first lady Eleanor Roosevelt will be depicted on the back of the updated $5 bill ....