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Black Bloc in Congress Helps Push Through Clinton Economic Budget
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Bill Clinton; 1946- (Relations with Congress), Kweisi Mfume; 1948-., Congressional Black Caucus, United States Congress House (Voting), Budget (United States)
Black Republican Allowed to Vote in CBC Group
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Gary Franks; 1953-., Congressional Black Caucus, Republican Party (U.S.)
Black Lawyer Found Guilty of Sexually Harassing White Associate
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Richard H. Glanton, Kathleen A. Frederick, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, Sexual harassment in business, Women lawyers (Dismissal)
Virginia to Elect First Black Woman Sheriff
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Michelle B. Mitchell, Richmond (Va.) (Sheriff)
Mets' Coleman Charged with Explosives Felony
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Vince Coleman, Firecrackers, Baseball fans, Baseball, Professional (Ethical aspects), Los Angeles (Calif.) (Crime)
Halle Berry Tops Ebony Poll as the Most Beautiful Black Woman in America
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Halle Berry
Ralph Abernathy's Daughter, Donzaleigh, Gets Role in TV Western Drama, 'Ned Blessing'.
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Donzaleigh Abernathy
Blue Jays Acquire Rickey Henderson for Stretch Run
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Rickey Henderson; 1958-., Baseball, Professional (Player trades)
Eagles Sign Holmes to $2.5 Mil., 3-year Deal
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Lester Holmes
Indiana Court Upholds Tyson Rape Conviction
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Mike Tyson; 1966-., Trials (Rape), Criminal justice, Administration of (Indiana)

Burris Announces Campaign for Governor of Illinois
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Roland W. Burris (American state government official.); 1937-, Illinois (Politics and government)
S. Africa Picks 1st Black Beauty Pageant Winner
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Jacqui Mofokeng, Miss South Africa Pageant
Latchkey Kids: how They Cope with Fear and Loneliness at Home Alone While Their Parents Work
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After school programs, Latchkey children
Rodney King Blasts Judge's Sentences of Cops who Beat Him
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Rodney King (American construction worker and victim of police brutality.), Stacey C. Koon (police officer.); 1950-, Laurence Powell (police officer.), Trials (Civil rights), Police brutality, Trials (California), Los Angeles (Calif.) (Police)
Joint Center Lauds Black Clinton Appointees in D.C.; Elders, Powell Standouts
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Bill Clinton; 1946- (Appointees, advisers, staff, etc), Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies (U.S.), Black public officers
Should Athletes Risk Health for Fame, Fortune?
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Black athletes (Health and hygiene)
Black History Classics 'Before the Mayflower,' & 'Shaping of Black America' Now Penguin Paperbacks
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Lerone Bennett; 1928-., Penguin Books Inc, Publishers and publishing (Black literature)
Saxophonist Donald Myrick Fatally Shot in Drug Probe
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Donald Myrick, Police shootings, Musicians (Drug use), Santa Monica (Calif.) (Police)
Motown Records Purchased by PolyGram for $301 Million
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Motown Records, PolyGram Records, Inc, Recording industry (Acquisitions and mergers, International aspects)

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