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Obama Takes His Message West; Next Up, 'Super Tuesday'.
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Barack Obama (American president); 1961- (Presidential campaign, 2008), Hillary Rodham Clinton (American Secretary of state); 1947- (Presidential campaign, 2008), Presidential caucuses (2008, Nevada), Presidential primaries (2008), Blacks (Political activities)
Rainbow/PUSH's Wall Street Project Tackles Home Mortgage Crisis
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Jesse L. Jackson (American clergyman and civil rights activist.); 1941-, National Rainbow\PUSH Coalition, Wall Street Project, Minorities (Housing, Economic conditions), Subprime loans (Default), Financial crises
Two Cities File Lawsuits Against Banks Amid Foreclosure Crisis
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Wells Fargo & Co (Suits and claims), Fair Housing Act, Discrimination in housing, Discrimination in mortgages, Blacks (Economic conditions), Subprime loans
Writer's Strike Won't Affect NAACP Image Awards
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Writers Guild of America, Image Awards, Strikes (Screenwriters)
Correction
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Willie Christine King Farris (American educator and sister of Martin Luther King, Jr.); 1927- (Family), Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968
Tramine Hawkins, Clark Sisters And DeWayne Woods Dominate Stellar Gospel Awards
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Tramaine Hawkins (American gospel singer); 1951- (Awards), DeWayne Woods (American gospel singer and actor) (Awards), Clark Sisters (Musical group) (Awards), Stellar Gospel Music Awards
Oprah Gets Her 'Own' TV Network
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Oprah Winfrey (American television talk show host) (Business ventures), Oprah Winfrey Network (Television channel)
Mary J. Blige, 50 Cent, Tyler Perry Among Those Named In Steroids Probe
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Mary J. Blige (American rhythm and blues singer.), 50 Cent (Musician) (American rapper.), Tyler Perry (American playwright, screenwriter, actor and director.), Anabolic steroids, Celebrities (Drug use)
John Stroger, First Black President Of Chicago's Cook County Board, Dies At 78
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John H. Stroger (Jr., American county government official.)
The 50th Annual Ebony Fashion Fair Glam Odyssey
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Black models (Persons), Birmingham (Ala.) (Fashion shows)

Correction
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Good times (Television program)
People
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Eddie Cornwell (American surgeon) (Selection and appointment), Kimberly Young Lee (American banker) (Selection and appointment), Marshall E. Purnell (American architect.), Brenda Freeman (American television executive) (Selection and appointment), John Payton (American lawyer and civil rights activist); 1946- (Selection and appointment), Blacks
This Week In Black History
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Matthew Alexander Henson (American arctic explorer); 1866-1955 (Awards)
Daughters Of Ike Turner Reveal Performer's Battle With Cocaine Addiction
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Ike Turner (American singer and guitarist) (Drug use)
Debbi Morgan And Darnell Williams Rekindle Their Love On Soap 'All My Children'.
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Debbi Morgan (actress.), Darnell Williams, All my children (Television program)
Keyshia Cole Shares Her Journey of Pain, Progress on Reality TV and New CD.
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Keyshia Cole (American rhythm and blues singer.)

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