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Martin Luther King, Jr. to be Considered for Catholic Martyrdom
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Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968, Martyrs (Christianity)
Johnson Publishing Co. President and COO Linda Johnson Rice Receives Trumpet Award
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Linda Johnson Rice, Johnson Publishing Company, Inc, Trumpet Awards
Rep. John Lewis Gets University of Michigan Medal for Civil Rights
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John Lewis (American congressman.); 1940-, Civil rights (Awards)
Blacks are Earning Degrees at Record Levels: UNCF Report
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United Negro College Fund, Black college graduates, Degrees, Academic
Los Angeles Woman Donates $500,000 to Her Alma Mater Philander Smith College
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Esther Birch Wiley, Philander Smith College, Colleges and universities (Gifts, contributions, etc)
Kirk Franklin Wins Big at Stellar Gospel Awards Ceremony
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Kirk Franklin, Stellar Gospel Music Awards
Hill, Allen and Mourning Round Out Roster for 2000 Olympic Dream Team
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Dream Team IV (Basketball team), Olympic Games, 2000 (Sydney, Australia)
Charlotte Hornets' Bobby Phills Killed in Car Crash
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Bobby Phills; 1969-2000, Charlotte Hornets (Basketball team), Traffic accidents (North Carolina)
Chicago Dentist Sought in His Wife's Murder Flees to New Orleans; Commits Suicide
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Judith Sanders, Gregory Sanders, Suicide, Murder, Chicago (Ill.) (Crime)
Judge Spares 13-year-old Murderer Life Prison Term; Sentences Him to Youth Detention Until Age 21
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Nathaniel Abraham (American juvenile convicted of murder.), Criminal justice, Administration of (Michigan), Sentences (Criminal procedure) (Michigan), Trials (Murder), Pontiac (Mich.) (Crime)

South Carolina Senator Asked to Apologize for Slur Against NAACP.
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Arthur Ravenel (Jr.), Darrell Jackson, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Confederate flag, Racial slurs, South Carolina (Race relations)
Marriage Rate Decline in New York City Mirrors National Trend: Report
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Marriage (Statistics), New York (N.Y.) (Social life and customs)
Future of Fitness Looks Bright for New Millennium, Exercise Council Predicts
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American Council on Exercise
Exercise May Reduce Heart Attacks and Strokes in Diabetics by Lowering Insulin Levels
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Exercise (Physiological effects), Heart (Diseases, Prevention), Diabetes (Therapy), Stroke (Prevention)
Who's Smarter--men Or Women?
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Sex differences, Intelligence, Women and men
Will Smith Kicks Off the Millennium with New Album 'Willennium'.
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Will Smith
'Puffy' Combs Indicted on Stolen Weapons Charge; Atty. Johnnie Cochran Joins His Legal Team
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Diddy (American rapper, record producer and actor.), Johnnie Cochran (American lawyer.); 1937-2005, Firearms (Laws and regulations, New York (State)), New York (N.Y.) (Crime)

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