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Ruth Washington Takes Oath as U.S. Envoy to Gambia
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Ruth V. Washington, United States (Diplomatic and consular service, Gambia)
Drug Czar Cites 14 Blacks for Fighting in Drug War
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Crime prevention (Citizen participation), Narcotics laws and regulations
Ida B. Wells Honored with TV Special, Postal Stamp
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Ida B. Wells-Barnett (American journalist.); 1862-1931, Black women (History), Blacks (Civil rights, History)
'The Woman Behind the King Anniversary' Featured in January Ebony Magazine
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Coretta Scott King (American civil rights leader.); 1927-2006, Martin Luther King Day
Obituary
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Ernest Nathan Morial; 1929-1989
Gangs Put $5,000 Bounty on Drug Activist's Life
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Georgette Watson, Narcotics laws and regulations, Gangs, Boston (Mass.) (Crime)
Foreman Aiming for KO Against Cooney Jan. 15
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Gerry Cooney (American boxer.), George Foreman (American boxer.); 1949-, Boxing
Rodgers Fined $10,000 for Contract with Ware
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Johnny Rodgers; 1951-., Andre Ware; 1968-., Sports agents (Professional ethics)
Sugar Ray and Juanita: 'We're Still Separated,' Champ Reveals to Jet
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Sugar Ray Leonard; 1956-.
Golden Globe Bids in for Spike Lee's 'Right Thing,' Freeman and Washington
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Golden Globe Awards

Obituary
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Cecil Franklin
TSU Gets $1 Million Grant for Mickey Leland Center
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Mickey Leland Center for World Peace and Hunger
Council of Negro Women Salutes Achievers, Plans for 1990s at 44th Confab
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National Council of Negro Women
Why Blacks Need to be Counted in the 1990 Census
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Blacks (Statistics), United States (Census)
Female Judge, Attorneys are Laying Down Law and Order in Austin, Texas
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Harriet Murphy, Iris Jones, Lysia Bowling, Austin (Tex.) (Criminal justice, Administration of)
Eddie Murphy's Testimony Disputes Buchwald's Suit
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Eddie Murphy (American comedian and actor.), Art Buchwald (American humorist.), Paramount Pictures Corp, Plagiarism, Motion picture industry (Suits and claims), Screenwriting
Coming to America
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John Landis (Reviews), Coming to America (Motion picture) (Reviews)
Tina Turner: 50 and Foxy with New LP, New Boyfriend
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Tina Turner
La Toya Jackson Miffed Over Arsenio Hall's Jokes about Her Breasts
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LaToya Jackson (American singer), Arsenio Hall (American comedian and talk show host)

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