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Stokes Named New Chair of Intelligence Budget Panel; Historic Move for Blacks
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Louis Stokes; 1925-., United States Congress House Select Committee on Intelligence Subcommittee on Program and Budget Authorization
Dymally Requests Peace Corps Aid for Caribbean
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Mervyn M. Dymally (American congressman.); 1926-, Peace Corps (U.S.), Economic assistance, American (Caribbean region)
Obituary
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Belford Lawson (Jr.)
NAACP Plans to Relocate Headquarters in Baltimore
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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Joe Frazier Wins 12-year Battle Over $153,000 Tax
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Joe Frazier; 1944-., Tax evasion
Dr. Samuel Massie Honored for Infections Research
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Samuel P. Massie (American chemist.); 1919-2005, Communicable diseases
Banks Won't Step Down as ASALH Pres.; Court Case Expected to Resolve Feud
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Samuel L. Banks, Association for the Study of Afro-American Life and History
Labor Group Prexy Blasts EEOC Anti-bias Policies
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Robert L. White, United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Labor Leader Calls for Solidarity in Work Force
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Labor unions (Blacks)
Gooden Satisfied with $325,000 Mets Contract
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Dwight Gooden (American baseball player.), New York Mets (Baseball team)

Jim Brown, Young Woman Face Rape, Assault Charge
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Jim Brown (American football player and actor.); 1936-, Rape, Los Angeles (Calif.) (Crime)
Rare Court Judgment in Love Murder Case Enrages Deceased's Kin
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Edward Strother, Carol Gray, Murder, Washington (D.C.) (Criminal justice, Administration of)
Nancy Wilson Fetes Her Road Manager for 20 Years on Job
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Nancy Wilson (American singer.), Sparky Tavares
Media Group Calls for a Return to Black Activism
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Blacks in the mass media industry
Grads of Black Colleges Better Prepared Overall
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Black college graduates, Black colleges and universities
Auburn U. Students Protest Annual Confederate Parade
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Auburn University, Colleges and universities (Race relations)
Blacks Hardest Hit by Blindness from Glaucoma
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Blacks (Health and hygiene), Glaucoma
Black Lawyers are Seen as Second Class Citizens
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Black lawyers
Chicago Hospital Settles Suit with Black Couple for $1.5 Million in Cash
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Charles Cross, University of Chicago Medical Center, Hospitals (Malpractice)
Blacks' Health Woes Tied to Lack of Black Doctors
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Black physicians (Employment), Blacks (Medical care)
MacArthur Foundation Gives Meharry $1 Million
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Meharry Medical College, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Moses' Life is Normal Now that Trial is Over
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Edwin Moses; 1955-.
Blue Joins Giants' Camp After Two Big Victories
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Vida Blue
Ex-NFL Star, Drug Buster Reese to Join USFL Team
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Don Reese, Football players (Drug use)
Lucas Rejoins Rockets After Beating Drug Woes
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John Lucas, Houston Rockets (Basketball team), Basketball players (Drug use)
Bosox Star Jim Rice Soars in Salary Derby
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Jim Rice, Boston Red Sox (Baseball team)
Billy Dee Williams Sheds Good Guy Image in Fear City
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Billy Dee Williams
Fear City
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Abel Ferrara (American film director) (Reviews), Fear City (Motion picture) (Reviews)
London Tailor to Give Michael Jackson New Look
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Michael Jackson (American singer and songwriter.); 1958-2009
Two Women Claim to be 'widow' of Famous Singer; in Fight for $1 Million
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Frankie Lymon, Copyright (Music), Royalties
Night of 100 Stars II Raises Funds for Charity
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Night of 100 Stars, 1985
Muscular Dystrophy Award Goes to Good Guy Mr. T.
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Mr. T (American wrestler and actor.); 1952-, Muscular Dystrophy Association

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