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NAACP Wins Half Battle in School Bias Action
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Public schools (Segregation), Los Angeles (Calif.) (Education)
Cardiss Collins Named to Powerful House Panel
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Cardiss Collins; 1931-., United States Congress House Democratic Steering and Policy Committee
Philly Bans Performers in Blackface for Annual Fete
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Blackface entertainers, Philadelphia (Pa.) (Parades, Race relations)
Group Says Budget Cuts Will Hurt Elderly Blacks
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National Caucus and Center on Black Aged, Aged (Economic conditions), Black aged
Ebony Poll Reveals what Blacks Really Want in U.S.
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Blacks (Attitudes)
Four Klansmen Sentenced in Racial Beating Cases
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Ku Klux Klan, Criminal justice, Administration of (Georgia), Georgia (Race relations)
Judge Shoots His Female Companion Then Kills Self
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Barry Isaacs, Cincinnati (Ohio) (Crime)
Milwaukee Family Shares $1.6 Million in Murder Case
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Thomas Grady, Police shootings, Milwaukee (Wis.) (Police)
Annapolis, Md., Settles Bias Suit with Black Cops
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Blacks (Employment), Black police, Annapolis (Md.) (Police)
Fired Employee who Hired Black Santa Files Suit
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Carol Czajkowski, Santa Claus, Women (Employment, Discriminatory practices), Blacks (Employment), Champaign (Ill.) (Stores)

HUD's Samuel R. Pierce Wins Jet Political Poll
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Samuel R. Pierce (Jr.), Black public officers
Palmore Couple Hit Rocks; She Charges Hubby Hit Her; Gets a Restraining Order
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Custody of children, Interracial marriage, Wife abuse
Gladys Knight, Flip Wilson Host American Black Achievement Awards Show on TV.
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American Black Achievement Awards
Pa. Mom of 10-year-old Sues Ali for $2 Million
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Muhammad Ali; 1942-., Aaisha Ali, Palimony
Billy D. Williams Never Saw Dynasty Before Getting Offer to Star
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Billy Dee Williams
Women Excluded from Church Posts by Old Rules
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Women clergy
Church, Business Leaders Meet at Economic Confab
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National Baptist Convention of America, Blacks (Economic conditions), Church and industry
Dr. James Hefner Installed as New Jackson State Prexy
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James A. Hefner, Jackson State University
Gov't Survey of Colleges Identifies Trouble Spots
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Colleges and universities (Evaluation)
Expert Urges Blacks to Get in on Lottery Businesses
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Leonard Manning, Lotteries, Black business enterprises
Pact Reduces Bias on Ill. Insurance Tests
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Educational Testing Service, Insurance agents (Examinations), Blacks (Employment, Discriminatory practices)
Mother of Suicide Victim Forms Family Help Group
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Danny Holley, Teenage suicide, Servicemen's families, Children of servicemen
10 Tips for Healthier Life in the New Year
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Health
Gray, Hawkins Take Reins of Major House Committees
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Augustus F. Hawkins (American congressman.); 1907-2007, William H. Gray (III, American congressman and college fund administrator.), United States Congress House Committee on the Budget, United States Congress House Committee on Education and Labor
Dickerson Wants to Feel Like a Million with Rams
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Eric Dickerson (American football player.); 1960-
Yanks' Winfield Won't Have to Fear Playing Blue Jays
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Dave Winfield; 1951-.
N.J. Nets Foes May See a Bigger Dawkins in 1985
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Darryl Dawkins
USOC Honors Edwin Moses as Sportsman of the Year
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Edwin Moses; 1955-., Sports (Awards)
Parker Seeks Return to Millionaire Status
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Dave Parker (American baseball player.); 1951-
Walt Frazier's Name Still Worth a Lot in Basketball
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Walt Frazier; 1945-.
Michael Jackson Named U.S. Teens' Top Hero
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Michael Jackson (American singer and songwriter.); 1958-2009, Youth (Attitudes), Heroes and heroines
Full House
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Full house (Television program) (Reviews)
Millie Jackson Vows Not to Reappear in South Africa
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Millie Jackson (American singer.), Black entertainers, Apartheid, Boycott, United States (Cultural relations, South Africa), South Africa (Cultural relations, United States)
Murphy Firmly Stands as Black King of Box Office
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Eddie Murphy (American comedian and actor.)
Quincy Jones Turns Talent to Producing Movie, Play
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Quincy Jones (American composer and record producer.); 1933-

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