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Jackson a Top Contender for U.S. President: Poll
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Jesse L. Jackson (American clergyman and civil rights activist.); 1941-, Political attitudes
Maxine Waters Blocks Controversial Text in California Legislature
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Maxine Waters, California Legislature, Blacks in literature, United States (History, Textbooks)
State Leaders Join to Form a National Group
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National Forum of State Leaders
Town Manager Fired, Mayor Quits in Row Over New Black Police Chief in
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Kelly Rogers, Black police chiefs, Chadbourn (N.C.) (Police)
Parks, Smale Feted at Annual UNCF Gala Held in New York City
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Henry G. Parks; 1916-1989, John Gray Smale; 1927-., United Negro College Fund
Michael Spinks Wrecks Car, Faces DUI Charge
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Michael Spinks (American boxer.), Drunk driving
Clemette Haskins Breaks Dad's Mark at W. Kentucky
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Clemette Haskins
Ex-Southern Grid Coach Gets $50,000 Settlement
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Otis Washington, Football coaches (Dismissal)
Knicks' King May Return Even for Season's End
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Bernard King
Kareem Fights English's Suit with One of His Own
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar; 1947-., Alex English; 1954-., Thomas M. Collins, Sports agents (Professional ethics)

Dick Gregory Starts Workshops, Seminars to Market Formulas
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Dick Gregory; 1932-., Dick Gregory Health Enterprises, Inc, Weight reducing products
Myrlie Evers Asks for Protection During Threat
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Myrlie Evers-Williams, Los Angeles (Calif.) (Race relations)
Chicago Woman Tabbed for Top Post Office Job
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Janet Norfleet, Chicago (Ill.) Post Office
Student Boycott Ends in Senatobia, Miss
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Boycott, Black school superintendents and principals (Selection and appointment), Senatobia (Miss.) (Education)
J. Herman Blake, Tougaloo College President, Resigns
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J. Herman Blake, Tougaloo College
Jet Editor Takes Supplies to Aid Africans
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Relief work (Mozambique)
Detroit Couple Awarded $5 Mil. in Hospital Suit
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Hospitals (Malpractice), Detroit (Mich.) (Hospitals)
Supreme Life Sales Mgr. Wins Prestigious Honor
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Tommy Cole, Supreme Life Insurance Company
Temple's Chaney Wins Coach of Year Honors
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John Chaney (American basketball coach.), Basketball, College
Leonard Banks on a Decision While Hagler Mulls a Murder and Hearns Wants a Double KO.
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Thomas Hearns; 1958-., Marvin Hagler; 1954-., Sugar Ray Leonard; 1956-., Boxing
Magic Offers His Fans Membership in a Family
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Earvin Johnson (American basketball player and coach.); 1959-, Basketball fans
NFL MVP Taylor Reveals Trap of Drugs Caught Him
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Lawrence Taylor; 1959-., Football players (Drug use)
Murphy Settles Battle with Ex-manager Out of Court
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Eddie Murphy (American comedian and actor.), King Broder (theatrical agent.), Theatrical agents (Suits and claims)
Fifth Wife Pregnant Again, Pryor Re-files for Divorce
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Richard Pryor (American comedian.); 1940-2005, Divorce
Danny Glover, Mel Gibson Team Up for Action in 'Lethal Weapon'.
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Danny Glover
Lethal Weapon
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Richard Donner (American film director and producer) (Reviews), Lethal weapon (Motion picture) (Reviews)
Lena Horne Receives ASCAP's Top Award
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Lena Horne (American singer.), American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers
Philadelphia Opera Singer Stricken in South Africa
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Joy Simpson

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