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Togo West, U.S. Veterans Affairs Secretary, Resigns
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Togo Dennis West; 1942-., United States Dept. of Veterans Affairs
South Africa Hosts World AIDS Conference as Continent Reels from Disease's Effect
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Thabo Mbeki; 1942-., AIDS (Disease) (South Africa, Conferences)
Venus Williams Wins Wimbledon 2000 Tennis Championship
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Venus Williams; 1980-., Wimbledon Championships (Tennis tournament) (Women)
Connecticut Newspaper Apologizes for Running Slave Ads in 1700s and 1800s
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Hartford courant (Newspaper), Advertising, Newspaper, Apologies, Slavery (Fugitive slaves)
Quincy Jones Celebrates Independence Day in France, Honoring Its Support of Black Artists
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Quincy Jones (American composer and record producer.); 1933-, Fourth of July
Photographer Howard Bingham Sues Police Over Traffic Stop
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Howard Bingham, Racial profiling, Manhattan Beach (Calif.) (Police)
Harold Nicholas of Famed Nicholas Brothers Dance Duo, Dies in New York City
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Harold Nicholas; 1921-2000
Heavier Women are Happier and Have Better Sex, Nobel Prize Scientist Says
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Black women (Psychology), Obesity (Psychological aspects), Body image in women
Experts Warn of Dangers Faced by Children who Specialize in One Sport Too Early
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American Academy of Pediatrics, Sports (Accidents and injuries), Children (Sports)
Body of Cory Erving, Missing Son of 'Dr. J', is Found in Florida
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Cory Erving; d. 2000

Melvin Van Peebles Saluted at Acapulco Black Film Festival
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Melvin Van Peebles; 1932-., Acapulco Black Film Festival
Detroit-area Blacks Protest Suffocation Death of Man Put in Choke Hold by Store Security
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Frederick Finley, Lord & Taylor, Dearborn (Mich.) (Stores)
NFL Player Fred Lane Shot to Death in Dispute with Wife, Police Say
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Fred Lane (Murder), Deidra Lane
Shaquille O'Neal Saluted at Black Sports Agents Association Awards Gala
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Shaquille O'Neal (American basketball player.); 1972-, Black Sports Agents Association

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