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King Family Arrested and Jailed for Embassy Protest
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Coretta Scott King (American civil rights leader.); 1927-2006, Civil rights demonstrations, Apartheid, United States (Foreign relations, South Africa), South Africa (Foreign relations, United States)
U.S. Senate Dumps Reynolds' Bid for Justice Dept. Post
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William Bradford Reynolds, United States Dept. of Justice Civil Rights Division, United States Congress Senate Committee on the Judiciary
Civil Rights Suit Keeps Reagan Out of Cicero, Ill
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Ronald Reagan (American president); 1911-2004 (Public relations), Cicero (Ill.) (Race relations)
Del. Developer Ordered to End Housing Rental Bias
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Leon Weiner, Housing (Delaware), Blacks (Housing)
NAACP's Annual Confab Displays Future Plans
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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Study Shows Drinking a Problem for Aged
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Aged (Alcohol use)
Prince to Release New Concert Video
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Prince
Dick Gregory Tells Stations Blacks Need to be Informed
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Dick Gregory (American comedian, author and civil rights leader.); 1932-, Radio stations, Black, Radio programs (News programs)
French Anti-racist Group Sponsors Unity Concert
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Rock music (France), France (Race relations)
Eddie Murphy to Play Detective in New Movie
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Eddie Murphy (American comedian and actor.)

Al Green Tells why He Honors Woman who Killed Self Over Him
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Al Green (American gospel singer and clergyman.); 1946-, Mary Woodson (onetime girlfriend of American gospel singer and clergyman Al Green.); d. 1974, Suicide
First Bank for Black Churches Opens in Texas
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Inter-Church Federal Credit Union
Selma Fraud Trial Judge Nixes Racial Element in Court Proceedings
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Albert Turner; 1936-2000, United States Dept. of Justice Civil Rights Division, Elections (Corrupt practices), Blacks (Political activities), Political corruption (Alabama)
NASA Should Plan for Sex in Space: Expert
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Astronauts (Sexual behavior)
Parents Can Help Childen Learn During Summer Break
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Mary Hatwood Futrell, School and the home
Grade School Inhibits Black Females' Academic Development: Researchers
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Black women (Education)
W. Va., Teacher Urges Shut Down of Chemical Plant
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Don Wilson, Union Carbide Corp, Chemical plants (Accidents and explosions), Institute (W. Va.) (Public health)
Mass Communications Dept. at JSU Wins Accreditation
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Jackson State University
Cosby to Help in Missing Kid Search
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Bill Cosby; 1937-., Missing children
Arguing Between Parents is Found Harmful to Kids
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Child psychology, Domestic quarrels
Kim Fields: how She Copes with Life in Hollywood
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Kim Fields
Guillaume Doesn't Mind Being Known as Benson
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Robert Guillaume
U.S. Teen Suicide Rate: Male Up, Female Down
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Teenage suicide (Statistics)
Cocaine Survey Shows Poorer, Younger Users
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Cocaine
New Album by Clinton Features Nuclear War Theme
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George Clinton
Edwin Moses Ignores Flak, Injury Stalls His Career
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Edwin Moses; 1955-.
Holmes, Spinks Each Eye History with Sept. 13 Bout
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Larry Holmes (American boxer.), Michael Spinks (American boxer.), Boxing
Ex-NFL Star Carl Garrett Sentenced in Girl's Rape
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Carl Garrett, Trials (Rape)
Sonics Name Bickerstaff to Head Coaching Post
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Bernie Bickerstaff
Globetrotters Plan Camp to Select Women Players
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Harlem Globetrotters
Walker Has Own Opinion and New Football Record
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Herschel Walker (American football player.), Football records
Welterweight Champ Curry Almost Ready for Hagler
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Donald Curry
Rozier Joins NFL Oilers After a Good USFL Year
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Mike Rozier
Trumpeter Miles Davis Exhibits His Paintings
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Miles Davis (American jazz trumpet player and flugelhornist.)
Ali, Third Wife Veronica to End 8-year Marriage
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Veronica Ali, Muhammad Ali; 1942-., Divorce
Tina Turner's Ex, Ike, Posts $5,000 Bond in Cocaine Conspiracy Charge
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Ike Turner (American singer and guitarist.), Musicians (Drug use), Cocaine
Michael Jackson is 'painfully' Shy, Says Brooke Shields on TV.
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Brooke Shields (American model and actress.), Michael Jackson (American singer and songwriter.); 1958-2009
Pam Grier Has Steamy Scene Cut from Film
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Pam Grier

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