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President Clinton Names Bismarck Myrick New U.S. Ambassador to Liberia
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Bismarck Myrick, United States (Diplomatic and consular service, Liberia)
TLC Beatrice Plans to Sell Last of Its Holdings
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Loida Nicolas Lewis (American financier and wife of Reginald F. Lewis.), Reginald F. Lewis (American financier.); 1922-1993, TLC Beatrice International Holdings, Inc (Divestiture), Liquidation
28 Blacks Among Greatest Chicagoans of the Century
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Twentieth century, Black celebrities, Chicago (Ill.) (Blacks, History)
New Hampshire House Passes Martin Luther King Holiday Bill
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New Hampshire General Court, Martin Luther King Day, New Hampshire (Race relations)
White Couple Gives Baby to His Black Genetic Parents in Embryo Mix-up Case
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Donna Fasano, Deborah Rogers, Twins, Fertilization in vitro (Ethical aspects), Custody of children, Fertility clinics (Ethical aspects, New York (State)), Racially mixed people
Black Family Files Lawsuit Against Parents of Columbine Gunmen
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Isaiah Shoels; d. 1999, Littleton (Colo.) (School shootings, 1999, Suits and claims, Racial aspects)
Strawberry Pleads No Contest to Drug and Solicitation Charges; Sentenced to 18 Months Probation
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Darryl Strawberry, New York Yankees (Baseball team), Prostitution, Baseball players (Drug use), Tampa (Fla.) (Crime)
NBA Legend Bill Russell Honored with Tribute in Boston
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Bill Russell; 1934-., Boston Celtics (Basketball team)
Judge Denies Janice Holyfield's Motion to Dismiss Divorce Action Filed by Husband Evander Holyfield
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Janice Itson Holyfield, Evander Holyfield, Divorce
Deion Sanders Weds Model Pilar Biggers in Bahamas
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Deion Sanders; 1967-., Pilar Biggers

Black State Senator Helps Win Share of Revenues for Illinois' Poor as Senate Approves Casino Gambling in Cook County
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Emil Jones (American state legislator.), Illinois General Assembly, Riverboat gambling (Illinois), Poor (Illinois), Casinos (Illinois)
Study Finds Living to be 100 Isn't a Major Goal for Average American; Reaching 91 is Enough
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Centenarians, Longevity, Old age, Public opinion
Schools May be Sued for Student-on-student Harassment, Supreme Court Rules
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United States Supreme Court (Decisions), Education Amendments of 1972. Title IX, Sexual harassment in education, Children (Sexual behavior), Public schools (Suits and claims), Monroe County (Ga.) (Education)
White N.Y. Cop Pleads Guilty in Torture Case
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Justin Volpe (Trials, litigation, etc), Abner Louima (Trials, litigation, etc)
Coca-Cola Creates Diversity Council
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Coca-Cola Company, Workplace diversity, Blacks (Employment), Blacks in the soft drink industry
Mpule Kwelagobe, Miss Botswana, Crowned Miss Universe; Third Black to Win Title
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Mpule Kwelagobe, Miss Universe Pageant
Instinct
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Jon Turteltaub (American film and television director) (Reviews), Instinct (Motion picture) (Reviews)

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