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Denzel Washington Receives Ossie Davis Award Of Excellence At Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network Convention
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Denzel Washington (American actor) (Awards), Ossie Davis (American actor and dramatist.); 1917-2005, Al Sharpton (American clergyman and political activist.); 1954-, National Action Network (Organization)
LaDoris J. Foster, 71, Johnson Publishing Company Vice President
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LaDoris J. Foster (American publishing company human resource executive.); 1933-2005
Alphonse Fletcher Announces Fletcher Fellows
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Alphonse Fletcher (Jr., American investment manager.), Brown v. Board of Education, Awards, United States (Race relations, Bibliography)
Ticker Tape
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Blacks (History)
Can Stress Cause Women To Gain Weight?
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Eating (Psychological aspects), Stress (Physiological effects), Weight gain, Black women (Health and hygiene)
Tips To Disciplining Your Child In A Positive Way
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Discipline, Child rearing
Historian John Hope Franklin Celebrates 90th Birthday In
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John Hope Franklin (American historian); 1915-2009 (Birth)
Kenya's Ndereba Gets 4th Women's Boston Marathon Victory; Ethiopia's Negussie Wins Men's
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Catherine Ndereba (Kenyan marathon runner.), Hailu Negussie (Ethiopian marathon runner.); 1979, Boston Marathon
Hall Of Fame Basketball Coach 'Big House' Gaines Dies At 81
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Clarence Gaines (American basketball coach.); 1923-2005
Former Pro Bowl Linebacker Sam Mills Loses Battle To Cancer At 45
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Sam Mills (American football player and coach.); 1959-2005

This Week In Black History
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Eugene A. Marino (American archbishop.); 1934-2000, Asa Philip Randolph (American labor leader.); 1889-1979
Samuel Massie Jr., Noted Chemist And First Black Chemistry Professor At Naval Academy, Dies At 85
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Samuel P. Massie (American chemist.); 1919-2005
Government Unveils New Food Pyramid
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Recommended dietary allowances
Marques Houston & Omarion
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Marques Houston (American actor and rhythm and blues singer.); 1981-, Omarion (Musician) (American singer.)

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