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Barbara Jordan 'better' After Swimming Accident
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Barbara Jordan; 1936-1996
House Committee Charges Race Bias by Airlines
4
Black airline employees, Blacks (Employment, Discriminatory practices)
Rift Over Use of Mandela Name for Monetary Gain
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Nelson Mandela (South African president.), Robert J. Brown (business consultant.), Political prisoners (South Africa), Apartheid, Power of attorney
Colin Powell Takes Center Stage as Bush Searches for His GOP Running Mate
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Colin L. Powell; 1937-., George Bush; 1924-., Vice-presidential candidates (1988)
Julian Bond Seeks Divorce After 27-year Marriage
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Julian Bond; 1940-., Alice Bond, Divorce
Navy Probes why Its Blacks Get So Few Promotions
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United States Navy (Blacks)
Justice Marshall Ends Book Deal with Journalist Rowan
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Carl Thomas Rowan (American columnist.); 1925-2000, Thurgood Marshall (American Supreme Court justice.); 1908-1993
Black Stereotypes Used to Market Products in Japan
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Sambo (Fictional character), Japanese and blacks, Japan (Race relations)
Tyson to Call the Shots After Accord with Cayton
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Bill Cayton; d. 2003, Mike Tyson; 1966-., Boxing (Economic aspects)
Michael Spinks Retires, Will Join Butch Lewis
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Michael Spinks (American boxer.)

Max Roach Among Winners of MacArthur Fellowships
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Max Roach (American jazz drummer.), John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Panel Votes to Impeach Judge Alcee Hastings
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Alcee L. Hastings; 1936-., Judicial ethics, Courts (Florida), Judges (Impeachment)
Hijack Fugitive Arrested 19 Years Later in New York
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Linda Grinage, Airplane hijacking, Fugitives from justice
Special Delivery: Black and White Twins Born in
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Human skin color, Twins
Gault Traded to Raiders, Bears Get Two Draft Picks
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Willie Gault (American sprinter and football player.)
The Joy and Pain of a Celebrity Marriage
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Lionel Richie (American singer and songwriter.), Brenda Richie (wife of Lionel Richie.)
Jackee, Tim Reid Top Emmy Award Nominees
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Emmy Awards
Lionel Hampton's Band Threatens Strike for Pay
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Lionel Hampton, Strikes (Musicians)

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