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Contents

Mfume Steps Down As Leader Of NAACP.
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Kweisi Mfume (American civil rights leader); 1948- (Resignation from office), National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Ticker Tape
10
Blacks
How The Stars Stay In Shape
14
Vivica A. Fox (American actress.), LL Cool J (American rapper and actor.), Mary J. Blige (American rhythm and blues singer.), Keith Hamilton Cobb (American actor.), A. J. Johnson (American dancer, actress and personal trainer.), Dorian Gregory (American actor.); 1971-, Black celebrities (Physical fitness)
This Week in Black History
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Andrew Young (American congressman, diplomat and mayor.); 1932-, Charles Randolph Uncles (American priest.); d. 1933
Soledad O'Brien
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Soledad O'Brien (American television news anchor.); 1966-
Newsmakers
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Alberta DeNeal (American domestic); b. 1899 (Birth), Maulana Karenga (American professor of black studies.); 1941-, Nelson Mandela (South African president) (Awards), Willard White (Jamaican opera singer); 1946- (Awards)
Pippen Wins $11 Million Lawsuit Against Financial Adviser
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Scottie Pippen (American basketball player) (Trials, litigation, etc), Investment advisers (Suits and claims)
King James Is Youngest Player To Score 2,000 Points In NBA History
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LeBron James (American basketball player.), Cleveland Cavaliers (Basketball team), Basketball records
Now 24, Tiffany Williams Charted Early Course To Become A Doctor
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Tiffany Williams (American physician.), Women medical students (Age)
People
52
Blacks

Keep The Party Pounds Away With Healthy Habits For The Holidays
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Dieting, Holidays
Tavis Smiley Opts Not To Renew His Talk Show Contract With National Public Radio
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Tavis Smiley (American radio talk show host.); 1964-, National Public Radio (U.S.), Tavis Smiley show (Radio program)
Michael Jordan's Brother, James Jordan, Ships Out To Iraq; Postpones His Army Retirement
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James R. Jordan (American soldier and brother of basketball player Michael Jordan.), Michael Jordan (American basketball player); 1963- (Family), United States (Armed Forces, Iraq)
Rachel Y. Mazyck Among The 2005 Rhodes Scholars
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Rachel Y. Mazyck (American college student and Rhodes scholar) (Awards), Rhodes scholars and scholarships
The Williams Sisters
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Venus Williams (American tennis player.); 1980-, Serena Williams (American tennis player.); 1981-
Celebrities
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Black celebrities
'A Home For The Holidays'.
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Blacks in television

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