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Evelyn Fields Upgraded to Rear Admiral and Given Command of NOAA Service
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Evelyn Fields; 1949-., United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
New York Couple Accused of Keeping Nigerian Girl in Slavery
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Ifeoma Udogwu, Prosper Udogwu, Nigerians (Crimes against, United States), Forced labor (United States), Bronx (New York, N.Y.) (Child welfare)
Atlanta Boy, 11, Survives Atlanta's Worst Mass Killing of the Century
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Cyrano A. Marks, Santonio Lucas, Mass murder, Atlanta (Ga.) (Crime)
Why a Wife's Earnings Can Strain a Marriage
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Married couples (Economic conditions, Employment), Money (Psychological aspects)
James Newman, Gladys Knight's Son and Manager, Dies in Las Vegas at 36
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Jimmy Newman
Minority Women Report 'concrete Ceiling' Bars Them from Advancement in Corporate America
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Black women (Employment, Discriminatory practices)
Birmingham, AL, Mayor Richard Arrington Steps Down After 20 Years
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Richard Arrington; 1934-., Birmingham (Ala.) (Politics and government)
Famed Surgeon Ben Carson Successfully Removes Diseased Half of Patient's Brain
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Benjamin Carson (American neurosurgeon.), Amber Ramirez, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Hemispherectomy, Rasmussen's encephalitis, Youth (Surgery)
Lisa Leslie Leads West to Victory in WNBA's First All-star Game
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Lisa Leslie (American basketball player.); 1972-, Basketball, Professional (Women, All-star games)
Team USA Star Goalkeeper Briana Scurry's Greatness Ignored by Media in World Cup Soccer Victory
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Briana Scurry; 1971-., Soccer (World Cup, Women)

Taking Children on Business Trips Requires Some Extra Planning for Parents, Experts Say
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Business travel, Travel with children
Coast Guard Cutter Named in Honor of Late 'roots' Author Alex Haley
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Alex Haley (American biographer, historian and journalist.); 1921-1992, Alex Haley (Ship)
Police Chief Urges Firing of Cops who Killed Unarmed Black Woman in Chicago; Riverside, CA, Fires White Officers who Killed Black Woman, 19
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Terry G. Hillard, LaTanya Haggerty, Tyisha Miller (American victim of police shooting.); d. 1998, Chicago (Ill.) (Police shootings, Race relations), Riverside (Calif.) (Police shootings, Race relations)
National Program Lists Safety Tips for Children at Home Alone
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Latchkey children, Safety education
American League Team is Victorious with 4-1 Win at Memorable All-star Game in Boston
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Baseball, Professional (All-star games)
Brother and Sister are Top Olympic Hopefuls in Fencing
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Keeth Smart, Erinn Smart, Olympic Games, 2000 (Sydney, Australia), Fencing (Tournaments)
Destiny's Child Among Hottest New Female Groups
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Destiny's Child (Musical group), 702 (Musical group), Before Dark (Musical group), Total (Musical group), Blaque (Musical group), Divine (Musical group)

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