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Prosecutor in Diallo Shooting Case Agrees with Minorities' Fears about New York Police
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Robert T. Johnson (district attorney.); 1948-, Amadou Diallo (Guinean street vendor and victim of police shooting); 1975-1999 (Police brutality)
Judge Drops Charges Against Protesters in Diallo Shooting
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Amadou Diallo (Guinean street vendor and victim of police shooting); 1975-1999 (Police brutality, Public opinion), New York (N.Y.) (Protests, demonstrations, etc)
Ghana to Host Fifth African-African American Summit in May; Thousands to Attend
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African-African American Summit
Court OKs Searches of Passengers' Items in Police Car Stops
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United States Supreme Court (Decisions), Searches and seizures, Automobile passengers
D.C. Atty. Files $30 Mil. Lawsuit Against Domino's Pizza in Washington
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Jimmy A. Bell, Domino's Pizza Inc, Pizza restaurants (Suits and claims, Delivery service), Discrimination in food delivery service, Washington (D.C.) (Restaurants)
Rosa Parks Sues Rap Group Outkast for Use of Her Name on Title of Grammy-nominated Tune
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Rosa Parks (American civil rights activist.); 1913-2005, OutKast (Musical group), Rap music (Ethical aspects)
Customs Search Bias Probe at Atlanta Airport Results in Black Supervisor Replacing White
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U.S. Customs Service, Hartsfield International Airport, Searches and seizures, Blacks (Civil rights), Racial profiling
The Mod Squad
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Scott Silver (Reviews), Mod Squad (Motion picture) (Reviews)
Albert Belle Tops List of Highest-paid Blacks in Baseball
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Black baseball players (Salaries)
Coach Dorothy Gaters Builds Winning Tradition at Chicago's John Marshall High School
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Dorothy Gaters, Basketball, High school (Women)

Nation of Islam Leader Louis Farrakhan Released from Howard University Hospital
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Louis Farrakhan (American Black Muslim leader.); 1933-, Howard University Hospital, Prostate gland (Cancer, Surgery)
Missouri Voters Refuse to Toss Out Ban on Concealed Guns
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Firearms (Laws and regulations, Missouri), Gun control (Missouri), Self defense
Women Recruited at Slow Rate by Nation's Law Enforcement Agencies, Report Reveals
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Policewomen (Recruiting)
How to Live Longer
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Centenarians, Longevity
Experts Say Defining Rules and Developing Routines are Ways to Discipline Preschoolers
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Child rearing
Dennis Rodman and Carmen Electra Call it Quits After Six Months of Marriage
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Dennis Rodman (American basketball player.), Carmen Electra (American singer, dancer and actress.)
Laila Ali Follows Boxing Career of Legendary Father Muhammad Ali
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Laila Ali; 1977-., Muhammad Ali; 1942-., Boxing (Women)
Baseball Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Hank Aaron's 715th Home Run
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Hank Aaron; 1934-., Atlanta Braves (Baseball team) (History), Home run records (Baseball)
Sarah Vaughan Saluted in Newark, NJ, with Street Named in Her Honor
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Sarah Vaughan (American singer.); 1924-1990, Newark (N.J.) (Streets)
Whitney Houston Sets the Record Straight about Rumors of Her Troubled Marriage to Bobby Brown
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Whitney Houston, Bobby Brown
Jesse Stone, Veteran R&B Songwriter, Dies After Long Illness
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Jesse Stone; 1901-1999

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