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'Salute to Greatness' Program Honors Black Enterprise Publisher
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Earl G. Graves (American magazine publishing executive.); 1935-, King Center (Atlanta, Ga.), Salute to Greatness Awards
Black Publishers Pull Out of Arizona Confab
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National Newspaper Publishers Association, Martin Luther King Day, Arizona (Race relations)
CSU Honors Stevie Wonder for Role in National King Holiday
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Stevie Wonder (American singer and songwriter.), Central State University (Ohio), Martin Luther King Day, Degrees, Honorary
CORE Founder Farmer Mends After Heart Attack
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James Farmer (American civil rights leader.); 1920-1999
Untold Story--real Reason the Cosbys Gave Fisk $1.3 Million
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Bill Cosby; 1937-., Fisk University, Black colleges and universities (Gifts, contributions, etc)
Ex-Globetrotters Balk at 'slave Labor,' Form Own Basketball Team
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Harlem Globetrotters
John Lucas Makes Good on Last Chance in NBA.
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John Lucas
Packer Receiver Lofton Faces Sex Assault Trial
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James Lofton, Rape
Ex-champ Foreman a Real Heavyweight in Comeback
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George Foreman; 1949-.
Olympic Veteran Becomes 1st Black Woman on IOC.
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Anita DeFrantz (American rower, lawyer and Olympic executive.), International Olympic Committee

Skinner Chides Youths' Ignorance of King Legacy
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Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968, Tom Skinner (American evangelist.); 1942-1994, Blacks (Civil rights, History)
Arthur Ashe and Wife Jeanne Moutoussamy-Ashe are Parents of Baby Girl
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Arthur Ashe; 1943-1993, Jeanne Moutoussamy-Ashe; 1951-.
Michael Jackson to Get about $10M for Pepsi Ads
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Michael Jackson (American singer and songwriter.); 1958-2009, PepsiCo, Inc, Soft drink industry (Advertising), Television advertising
Diahann's Hubby Rebounds After Kidney Stone Scare
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Vic Damone (American singer.)
Tina Turner Considering Move from U.S. to Britain and Won't Change Name
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Tina Turner
Vandross Buys Rona Barrett Calif. Estate for $6 Million
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Luther Vandross (American rhythm and blues singer and songwriter.)
Olympian Brisco-Hooks Files for Divorce in L.A.
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Valerie Brisco (American runner.); 1960-, Divorce
Leavell Named Prexy of Drew Med School
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Walter F. Leavell, Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science
Alphas Move to Erect King Memorial in
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Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968 (Memorials), College fraternities, Washington (D.C.) (Monuments, statues, etc)
Harlem Revisited During Black History Month
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Harlem renaissance (Exhibitions)
Mingo-Jones Affiliate Makes Historic Merger
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Mingo-Jones Advertising Inc, Muse-Cordero-Chen & Baca Advertising
Don King Gets Dr. King Award in Jamaica Fete
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Don King; 1931-., Jamaica-America Society, Blacks (Awards)
Children's Math Aptitude Linked to Mom's Attitude
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School and the home, Mathematical ability
Leon Spinks is Suspended After Loss; He Won't Quit
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Leon Spinks (American boxer.)
Obituary
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Marion E. Jackson; d. 1987
Author, Producer Plan Film Debut for Jordan
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Michael Jordan (American basketball player.); 1963-
Ronald McNair's Family Copes with Memories of Challenger Tragedy
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Ronald E. McNair, Challenger (Space shuttle) explosion, 1986
First Black Mayor of Baltimore Begins Building Coalition
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Clarence H. Burns; 1918-2003, Baltimore (Md.) (Politics and government)
Racial Intolerance in Cumming, Ga., Protested
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Civil rights demonstrations, Cumming (Ga.) (Race relations), Forsyth County (Ga.) (Race relations)
Mrs. King Approves Release of Official MLK Sculpture
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Coretta Scott King (American civil rights leader.); 1927-2006, Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968 (Statues)
Black Woman Elected Mayor of Little Rock
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Lottie Shackelford, Little Rock (Ark.) (Politics and government)
Richard Pryor: "I Wanted to Do 'Critical Condition' . . . I Needed to Make People Laugh".
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Richard Pryor (American comedian.); 1940-2005
Critical Condition
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Michael Apted (British motion picture director) (Reviews), Critical condition (Motion picture) (Reviews)
Millie Jackson to Appear at N.Y.'s Carnegie Hall
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Millie Jackson (American singer.)
Ariz. Gov. Nixes King Day; Wonder Snubs the State
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Stevie Wonder (American singer and songwriter.), Martin Luther King Day, Arizona (Race relations)
Rick James Born Again; Wants Out of Motown
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Rick James

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