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College Poll Favors Jackson for President
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Jesse L. Jackson (American clergyman and civil rights activist.); 1941-, College students (Political activities)
Dennis Archer Elected to Mich. Supreme Court
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Dennis Archer; 1942-., Michigan Supreme Court
Black Cadet Resigns Citadel After Hazing
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Kevin L. Nesmith, Citadel (Military academy), Hazing, Black cadets
N.Y. Police Commissioner Cracks Down on Officers
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Benjamin Ward, New York (N.Y.) (Police corruption)
Plaza Named After Martin Luther King, Jr. in Omaha
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Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968 (Memorials), Omaha (Neb.) (Plazas)
Housing Project for Black Elderly Planned for
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Aged (Housing), Reidsville (N.C.) (Housing)
High-tech Birth Control Kills Sperm with 3 Volts
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Spermicides
Kissing Not Culprit in Spread of Common Cold
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Cold (Disease), Kissing
Study Links Early Dating to Early Teen Sex
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Dating (Social customs), Youth (Sexual behavior)
FDA Asks Prostitutes and Their Customers: Don't Give Blood Because of AIDS.
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United States Food and Drug Administration, Prostitutes (Health and hygiene), Blood (Transfusion), AIDS (Disease) (Causes)

Williams Asks La. Blacks to be 'angry' Over Loss
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Faye Williams, Blacks (Louisiana), Louisiana (Politics and government)
NAACP Joins Scientology Church in Court Battle
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United States Supreme Court, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Scientology, Judicial bonds, Appellate procedure
Boston NAACP President Resigns Over Conflict
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Jack Robinson, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Interracial Spouse Guilty of Adultery in Ark
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Naomi Haye, Adultery, Interracial marriage, Servicewomen (Sexual behavior)
Chicago Woman Kills Her Son Over a Card Game
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Lemira White, Murder, Chicago (Ill.) (Crime)
Gala Raises $515,000 for Chicago Urban League
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National Urban League, Fund raising
Pa. Man Gets Year in Jail for Painting Slur on House
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Blacks (Housing), Philadelphia (Pa.) (Race relations, Housing)
Payton's Home Awarded for Landscaping Beauty
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Walter Payton; 1954-1999
Bongo Re-elected President of Gabon
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Omar Bongo (Gabonese president.); 1935-2009, Elections (Gabon)
Hattiesburg, Miss., Protests for Local School System to Recruit, Hire Blacks Ends
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Black teachers (Employment), Blacks (Employment, Discriminatory practices), Hattiesburg (Miss.) (Education)
Whoopi and Oprah Among the Most Admired Women
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Women, Heroes and heroines
Deaf Atlanta Youth Joins 'Up With People' Troupe
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Ross Deadwyler, Up With People (Musical group), Music and the deaf, Sign language
Kareem Sued for $20G's Over Damaged L.A. Home
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar; 1947-.
Black Wins Opa-Locka Mayor's Race in Florida
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Robert Ingram, Opa-Locka (Fla.) (Politics and government)
Why Sugar Ray Leonard Ignores Fans and Will Return to Ring
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Sugar Ray Leonard; 1956-.
'Chappie's' Jet to be Displayed at Tuskegee
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Daniel James; 1920-1978, Tuskegee University, Tuskegee Airmen
Women Vets Feel Ignored, Ineligible for Benefits
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Veterans (Benefits), Women veterans, Vietnamese War, 1957-1975 (Veterans)
Chicago Conference Explores Black-on-black Crime in U.S.
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Black on black crime
Black Catholics Express Their Concern Over Racism
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Catholic Church (Blacks), Church and race relations (Catholic Church)
Obituary
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Joseph Coleman (American clergyman.); d. 1986
Wedding Talk Fizzles as Gooden Admits Fatherhood
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Dwight Gooden (American baseball player.), Paternity
Gervin, McAdoo Targeted for Stardom by Italians
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George Gervin; 1952-., Bob McAdoo; 1951-., Basketball, Professional (Italy)
Bias' Father Blames Bad Management for Debts
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Len Bias; 1963-1986, Advantage International
Little Murphy Plays Big Role to Motivate Kids
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Calvin Murphy; 1948-.
Dr. J Says He's Ready to Retire at Season's End
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Julius Erving; 1950-.
Ex-champ Holmes Celebrates Birthday, Retirement and Venture
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Larry Holmes
Jail Term for Tenn. QB Convicted on Drug Charge
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Tony Robinson (American football player.), Football players (Drug use)
Celtics' Coach K. C. Jones, Ex-Cowboy Harvey Martin Latest to Author Books
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Harvey Martin; 1950-2001, K. C. Jones
Clifton Davis Offered 'Amen' Role After TV Exec Rediscovered Him in Jet
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Clifton Davis (American actor, songwriter clergyman.)
Amen
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Amen (Television program) (Reviews)
Mary Wilson Tells Her Side about Supremes
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Mary Wilson (American singer.); 1944-, Supremes (Musical group)
Lionel Richie Wows D.C. Junior High Students
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Lionel Richie (American singer and songwriter.), Dropouts, Blacks (Education), Education (Washington (D.C.))
Todd Bridges Spared Jail in L.A. Bomb Threat Case
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Todd Bridges, Los Angeles (Calif.) (Criminal justice, Administration of)
Obituary
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Bobby Nunn; d. 1986

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