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Mississippi Senator Trent Lott Resigns As Senate Republican Leader
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Trent Lott (Resignation from office), Republican Party (U.S.)
Five Cleared In 1989 Rape Of Central Park Jogger
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Central Park jogger case, 1989, Miscarriage of justice, Criminal investigation, New York (N.Y.) (Criminal justice, Administration of)
Ten Injured In Tent Collapse At Oprah Charity Event In South Africa
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Oprah Winfrey (Charitable contributions), Tents (Accidents)
Educator-Librarian Marion Christian, Mother Of Jet Associate Editor, Succumbs
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Marion Christian
Louisville, KY, Gets First Black Police Chief
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Robert C. White, Black police chiefs, Louisville (Ky.) (Police)
Two White Men Sentenced For 1969 York, PA, Race Riots
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Charlie Robertson, Lillie Belle Allen; d. 1969 (Murder), York (Pa.) (Race relations, Riots, History)
Soap Opera 'Passions' Keeps Igniting Fervor Among Daytime Viewers
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Passions (Television program), Blacks in television, Television serials
Keith Sweat Celebrates 15th Anniversary In Music With Hit Album 'Rebirth'.
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Keith Sweat
BET Founder Bob Johnson First Black Majority Owner Of Sports Franchise
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Bob Johnson, Sports teams (Ownership), Business and sports
UCLA Alumnus Dorrell New Football Head Coach
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Karl Dorrell, University of California, Los Angeles (Football), Black football coaches

Chicago's DuSable Museum Awarded $10 Mil. Grant For Expansion
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DuSable Museum of African American History, Inc (Grants)
Shape Up This Winter For Your Body And Mind's Sake
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Exercise, Cold (Physiological effects)
Sheryl Lee Ralph Hosts Annual Jamerican Film & Music Festival
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Sheryl Lee Ralph, Jamerican Film & Music Festival
Former Altar Boy Acquitted Of Priest Shooting
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Dontee D. Stokes (Trials, litigation, etc), Maurice Blackwell; d. 2002 (Murder), Catholic priests (Sexual behavior), Child molesting, Baltimore (Md.) (Crime)
Beverly W. Hogan Named First Female President Of Tougaloo College
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Beverly Wade Hogan (Selection and appointment), Tougaloo College (Officials), Black college presidents
Virginia Student Graduates From College At 18 Years Old
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D'Lorah Small (Education)
Denzel Washington Makes Directorial Debut In Movie Based On True Story 'Antwone Fisher'.
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Denzel Washington (American actor.), Derek Luke (American actor.), Antwone Quenton Fisher (American memoirist and screenwriter) (In motion pictures), Antwone Fisher (Motion picture)
Four Blacks Nominated For Golden Globe Awards
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Queen Latifah (American rapper and actress.), Bernie Mac (American comedian and actor.), Dennis Haysbert (American actor.); 1954-, Terence Blanchard (American jazz trumpet player and composer.), Golden Globe Awards

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