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Mortgage Rejections Rise for Minorities, New Study Reports
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Discrimination in mortgages, Minorities (Housing)
Kwame Ture, Civil Rights Leader who Coined 'black Power,' Dies
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Kwame Ture; 1941-1998
New Orleans Files Suit Against Gun Manufacturers
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Firearms industry (Suits and claims), Gun control (Louisiana), New Orleans (La.) (Crime)
Do People Get Happier as They Get Older?
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Happiness, Aged (Psychology)
Yale University Honors Its First Black Graduate, Dr. Edward Alexander Bouchet; Memorial Tombstone Unveiled
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Edward Alexander Bouchet; 1852-1918 (Tomb), Yale University
Bermuda's Progressive Labor Party Wins; Ends Conservatives' 30-year Rule
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Jennifer Smith, Progressive Labour Party (Bermuda), Elections (Bermuda)
Family of Late Nigerian Dictator Abacha Returns More Than $750 Million in Stolen Funds to the Country
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Sani Abacha, Abacha family, Political corruption (Nigeria)
Karl Malone's Wife Says Two Children He Fathered as a Teen are Part of Their Family
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Karl Malone (American basketball player.); 1963-
Minnesota Vikings, Led by QB Randall Cunningham, is an NFL Leader at Season's Halfway Mark
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Randall Cunningham (American football player.), Minnesota Vikings (Football team)
Juwan Howard Awarded $100,000 in Defamation Case
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Juwan Howard (American basketball player.); 1973-, Libel and slander

Couple Gives $50,000 to Alma Mater, Philander Smith College, for Black Family Studies Program
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Clifford Minton, Alma Minton, Philander Smith College, Black family, Black studies, Black colleges and universities (Gifts, contributions, etc)
Mark Whitaker Named First Black Editor of Newsweek Magazine
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Mark Whitaker (American television news executive.), Newsweek (Periodical)
Research Reveals Heart Attacks Occur More Often in Winter, at Nighttime and on Mondays
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Heart (Diseases, Statistics)
Study Finds Kids Spend Less Time Watching Television and Playing; Spend More Time Working and Studying
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Children, Time pressure
Family of Woman who Died During Surgery Sues New York Hospital
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Lisa Smart; d. 1997, Beth Israel Medical Center (New York, N.Y.)
Chicago Man Wrongfully Imprisoned for 11 Years Sues Crime Lab, Cook County and the City
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Billy Wardell, Miscarriage of justice, Rape, Criminal justice, Administration of (Illinois)
Brandy and Jennifer Love Hewitt Battle Crazed Killer in 'I Still Know what You Did Last Summer'.
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Brandy (Singer), Danny Cannon (Reviews), I still know what you did last summer (Motion picture) (Reviews)
The Siege
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Edward Zwick (Reviews), Siege (Motion picture: 1998) (Reviews)

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