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NAACP Chooses New President; Remains 'Conscience Of A Nation' At 96th Convention In Milwaukee
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Bruce Gordon (American civil rights organization official) (Selection and appointment), National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (Officials)
Ticker Tape
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Blacks
Rev. James Meeks Says White Cop Pulled Gun On Him
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James T. Meeks (American clergyman and state legislator.), Racial profiling, Blacks (Civil rights), Police brutality
Arthur Fletcher, 'The Father Of Affirmative Action,' Dies At 80
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Arthur Allen Fletcher (American civil rights leader and government official.); 1924-2005
Mary Thelma Washington, Pioneering CPA, Dies At 99
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Mary T. Washington (American accountant.); 1906-2005
Obie Benson, Original Bass Singer Of The Four Tops, Succumbs At 69
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Obie Benson (American soul singer.); 1936-2005
Vision of Beauty: Enhancing Your Eyes
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Beauty, Personal, Eye makeup
Sports
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Sheryl Swoopes (American basketball player.); 1971-, Nate McMillan (American basketball coach.); 1964-, Portland Trail Blazers (Basketball team), Black athletes
Put A Stop To Sibling Squabbles
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Sibling rivalry
Avoid Dehydration When Exercising In Hot Weather
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Exercise (Safety measures), Dehydration (Physiology), Hot weather

This Week In Black History
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Maggie Lena Walker (American banker.); 1867-1934
Rosario Dawson Has Talent To Burn
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Rosario Dawson (American actress.); 1979-
Early Tips To Ready Your Kids For School
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School children, Parent-child relationship, School and the home
Important Finance Questions To Ask Before Marriage
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Married couples (Economic conditions)
Magic Johnson Hosts 20th Annual 'A Midsummer Night's Magic' Gala
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Earvin Johnson (American basketball player and coach); 1959- (Charitable contributions), Black celebrities (Charitable contributions), Fund raising
Babyface
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Babyface (American singer, songwriter and producer) (Sound recordings), Rhythm and blues music (Sound recordings)
Tiger Woods Wins British Open, 10th Major Of Career
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Tiger Woods (American golfer.); 1975-, PGA Championship (Golf tournament)

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