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Wilder Gets Dem. Party Nomination for Governor
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L. Douglas Wilder (American governor and mayor.); 1931-, Virginia (Politics and government)
Walton Takes Post as Top Black Drug War Policymaker
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Reggie B. Walton, Narcotics laws and regulations
Teen Mom Tells of 'beating Odds' to be Valedictorian
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Carrie Mae Dixon, Teenage mothers (Education), Houston (Tex.) (Education)
Toni Morrison, Kenneth Clark Get Honorary Degrees During Harvard University Graduation
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Toni Morrison (American novelist.); 1931-, Kenneth B. Clark (American psychologist.); 1914-2005, Harvard University, Degrees, Honorary
Whitest City in Illinois Graduates Only Black Teen from High School
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Ratonua Alexander, Blacks (Education), Pekin (Ill.) (Education)
Doug Williams Foundation Annual Benefit Awards $100,000 in Scholarships
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Doug Williams; 1955-., Doug Williams Foundation, Blacks (Scholarships)
New Ruling Favors Barnett in Calif. Lottery Battle
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Doris Barnett, Lottery winners
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: what Will He Do After Basketball?
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar; 1947-.
'Hit Man' Hearns' Brother Charged in Shooting of 'girlfriend' in Michigan
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Nancy Barile; d. 1989, Henry Hearns, Murder, Southfield (Mich.) (Crime)
Sugar Ray Leonard and Thomas Hearns Battle to a Draw in Title Brawl
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Sugar Ray Leonard; 1956-., Thomas Hearns; 1958-., Boxing

Dellums Urges Support for Chinese Freedom Struggle
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Ronald V. Dellums; 1935-., Tiananmen Square (Beijing, China) student occupation, 1989, United States (Foreign relations, China), China (Foreign relations, United States)
Constance Newman is OK'd for Fed. Personnel Post
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Constance Berry Newman, United States Office of Personnel Management
Don't Ignore Impact of Ethnic Market on U.S. Economy: NAMD Prexy
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National Association of Market Developers, Black consumers
Patti LaBelle Says 'forget My Hair and Costumes Because My Voice is the Real Me'.
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Patti LaBelle
First Since Illness: Lola Performs Onstage with Wayne Newton
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Lola Falana, Wayne Newton, Multiple sclerosis, Handicapped entertainers, Black handicapped women
Jacksons Warmly Welcomed on European Promotion Tour
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Jacksons (Musical group)
Chicago Names Street for Lou Rawls; Brother Dies Before Ceremony
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Lou Rawls (American singer.), Chicago (Ill.) (Streets)

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