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Celebrations Planned for King Holiday
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Martin Luther King Day
Philanthropist Oseola McCarty, 88, Rings in 1997 at Times Square
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Oseola McCarty (American washerwoman and philanthropist.), New Year, Times Square (New York, N.Y.)
EEOC, Texaco Agree on Monitoring Treatment of Black and Other Minority Employees
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Texaco Inc, United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Blacks (Employment, Discriminatory practices)
Man is Freed from Prison After Serving Ten Years on Flawed Murder Conviction
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Raymond Carter, Miscarriage of justice, Murder, Criminal justice, Administration of (Pennsylvania), Philadelphia (Pa.) (Police corruption)
Maryland License Plates Bearing Confederate Battle Flag Vexes Blacks who Force a Recall
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Sons of Confederate Veterans (Organization), Confederate flag, Automobiles (License plates), Maryland (Race relations)
Lionel Richie Reveals how He Proposed to New Wife Diane Alexander
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Lionel Richie (American singer and songwriter.), Diane Alexander (American fashion designer and wife of Lionel Richie.)
CBC Chair Challenges Clinton Administration to Change Policy on Caribbean Banana Trade
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Maxine Waters (American congresswoman.), Congressional Black Caucus, World Trade Organization, Bananas (Export-import trade), Banana industry (Caribbean region), Western Europe (Commerce, Caribbean region), Caribbean region (Commerce, Western Europe), United States (Commercial policy)
Veteran Television Anchor Bryant Gumbel Officially Says Good-bye to NBC's 'Today'.
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Bryant Gumbel; 1948-., Today (Television program) (Reviews)
Michael Irvin and Erik Williams Deny Sexual Assault Allegations
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Michael Irvin (American football player.); 1966-, Erik Williams (football player.), Dallas Cowboys (Football team), Football, Professional (Ethical aspects), Football players (Crime), Rape, Dallas (Tex.) (Crime)
Doug Williams Named Head Football Coach at Morehouse College
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Doug Williams; 1955-., Morehouse College (Football)

Obituary
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Sue Thurman; 1903-1997
Five Denver, CO, Youngsters Save Man's Life by Lifting Car from His Chest
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Gary Lewis, Children in rescue work, Denver (Colo.) (Children)

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