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Rep. Lewis Tours South Africa, Compares Moments to U.S. Civil Rights Movement
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John Lewis (American congressman.); 1940-, Americans (South Africa), Elections (South Africa), Blacks (Civil rights, History)
Florida Legislature to Pay $2.1 Million to Victims of 1923 Racist Massacre in Rosewood
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Florida Legislature, Rosewood (Fla.) (Riot and massacre, 1923, Reparations)
James Brown Files for Legal Separation from His Wife Adrienne in Aiken, SC.
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James Brown (American singer.), Adrienne Lois Brown (wife of James Brown.)
Obituary
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Murray Alexander Schmoke
Judge Ordered to Review Background of Tyson's Accuser
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Mike Tyson; 1966-., Desiree Washington, Criminal justice, Administration of (Indiana), Trials (Rape)
Carl Stokes to be Envoy to Africa's Fabled Islands
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Carl Stokes (American mayor, judge and newscaster.); 1927-1996, United States (Diplomatic and consular service, Seychelles)
Fan Urges Post Office to Honor Jackie Wilson with Commemorative Stamp
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Jackie Wilson (American rhythm and blues singer.), Postage stamps
NY Granny Collects Cans to Educate Grandkids
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Oggie Green, Blacks (Education), Trash pickers, College education (Costs), Beverage containers (Recycling), Cans (Recycling), Grandparents
U.S. Representative Charles Rangel Saves Job Zone Program for His Harlem District
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Charles B. Rangel; 1930-., Empowerment zones, Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Jordan Earns $850 Per Month in Minors, But $31 Mil. in Endorsements
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Michael Jordan (American basketball player.); 1963-, Birmingham Barons (Baseball team), Baseball players (Salaries), Athletes as advertising spokesmen

HU Awarded $9.2 Mil. from Dept. of Energy
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Howard University, Argonne National Laboratory, United States Dept. of Energy, Particle accelerators, Black colleges and universities (Federal aid)
2 African Presidents Die in Airplane Crash; Assassination Charged
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Juvenal Habyarimana (Rwandan president.); 1937-1994, Cyprien Ntaryamira (Burundian president.); d. 1994, Aviation (Accidents), Rwanda (History, Civil War, 1991-1994), Burundi (History, Civil War, 1993-1996)
Rep. Stokes Advances Health Care Reforms for Black Americans
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Louis Stokes; 1925-., Congressional Black Caucus, Health care reform, Blacks (Medical care)
Strawberry Enters Treatment Center for Substance Abuse
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Darryl Strawberry, Los Angeles Dodgers (Baseball team), Baseball players (Drug use)
Arkansas Coach Nolan Richardson Gains Respect He Deserves with NCAA Championship
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Nolan Richardson (American basketball coach.), University of Arkansas, Fayetteville (Basketball), Basketball, College (Tournaments)
Vanessa Williams Hosts 15th Anniversary of American Black Achievement Awards
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American Black Achievement Awards

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