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Portrait of Mike Espy, Ex-Agriculture Dept. Secretary, is Unveiled in Washington
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Mike Espy; 1953- (Portraits), United States Dept. of Agriculture
Baltimore Has Highest Rate of Syphilis and Gonorrhea, CDC Research Shows; Mayor Schmoke Responds to Report
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Gonorrhea, Syphilis, Baltimore (Md.) (Public health)
Transvestite's Mother Wins $2.9 Million in Suit Against City for Malpractice on Her Deceased Son
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Tyrone Michael Hunter, District of Columbia General Hospital, Paramedics (Professional ethics), Transvestism, Hospitals (Malpractice), Washington (D.C.) (Medical care)
California Convict Offers Another Kidney to His Teenage Daughter
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David Patterson, Renada Daniel-Patterson, Children of prisoners, Donation of organs, tissues, etc, Kidneys (Transplantation, Ethical aspects), Black prisoners (Health and hygiene)
Congressman John Lewis Recalls His Life and Times in Powerful Book, 'Walking with the Wind'.
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John Lewis (American congressman.); 1940-, Blacks (Civil rights, History)
Bill Cosby Among Kennedy Center Honorees for 1998
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Bill Cosby; 1937-., Kennedy Center Honors
The Best Photos of 1998
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Nineteen hundred and ninety-eight (Year) (Photographs), Black celebrities (Photographs)
Simeon, Booker, JPC Washington Bureau Chief, Honored by Black Media Group
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Simeon Booker (American journalist.), National Black Media Coalition, Master Communicators Awards
Knockout King Archie Moore Succumbs at 84
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Archie Moore; 1913-1998
Ricky Williams Runs Away with Heisman Award
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Ricky Williams, University of Texas at Austin (Football), Heisman Trophy

Stars Reveal Their Favorite Holiday Foods
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Black celebrities (Nutrition), Christmas cooking
Grant Hill and Mother, Janet, Give $100,000 to Duke for New Calvin Hill Scholarship
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Janet Hill (business consultant.), Grant Hill (American basketball player.); 1972-, Calvin Hill (American football player and baseball executive.), Calvin Hill Scholarship Endowment Fund, Duke University Divinity School
Authorities Cite Reasons why Many College-age Men Don't Pursue a College Education
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Men (Education), Colleges and universities (Enrollment), Sex ratio
President Clinton Elevates Famed Air Force Lt. Gen. Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. to the Grade of Four-star General
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Benjamin O. Davis (Jr.), United States Air Force (Blacks)
Rodman Says He's Still Married to Carmen Electra
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Dennis Rodman (American basketball player.), Carmen Electra (American singer, dancer and actress.)
Christmas Comes Early for Hit Singer Deborah Cox
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Deborah Cox
R. Kelly
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R. Kelly (American singer, songwriter and record producer.)
Lou Rawls, Debbie Allen, Tom Joyner and Jasmine Guy Host 'An Evening of Stars: a Celebration of Educational Excellence'.
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United Negro College Fund, Telethons

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