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Boston Ex-prosecutor Ralph Boyd Wins Justice Dept. Civil Rights Post
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Ralph F. Boyd (Jr.), United States Dept. of Justice Civil Rights Division
Debate Erupts Over Whether Colin Powell Will Lead U.S. Team at UN Conference on Racism
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Colin L. Powell; 1937-., United Nations, Human rights (International aspects)
State of Virginia is First to Test New Race-based Redistricting Plans
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Black suffrage, Proportional representation, Virginia (Politics and government)
Nine-year-old is Rewarded for Sacrificing Her Vacation Money to Save Pet
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Yumecia Currie, Children and animals, Heroes and heroines, Children (Attitudes)
Report Finds World Population More Overweight; U.S. Leading the Way
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Obesity, Weight (Physiology)
Florida Teen Gets 28 Years for Killing Teacher
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Barry Grunow; d. 2000 (Murder), Nate Brazill (Trials, litigation, etc), School violence, Lake Worth (Fla.) (Education)
SCLC Head Martin Luther King III Addresses Charges of Conflict Within the Civil Rights Group
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Martin Luther King (III); 1957-, Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Lauryn Hill Performs New Somber, Emotional Tunes on MTV.
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Lauryn Hill (American singer.), MTV unplugged (Television program)
Athletes who Have Followed in Their Fathers' Footsteps
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Children of athletes
Roy Jones Successfully Defends Championship Titles
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Roy Jones (American boxer.), Boxing

In the Spotlight
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Syleena Johnson
Merrill Lynch Names E. Stanley O'Neal Its First Black President and COO.
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Stanley O'Neal (American investment banker.), Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc
Experts Tell how to Overcome Sex Addiction
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Sexual addiction

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