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Senator Carol Moseley-Braun of Illinois Appointed to Senate Finance Committee
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Carol Moseley-Braun; 1947-., United States Congress Senate Committee on Finance
Maryland State Police Settle Lawsuit Over Racial Profiles
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American Civil Liberties Union, State police (Maryland), Racial profiling, Blacks (Civil rights), Searches and seizures
Franklin Thomas Set to Leave Ford Foundation
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Franklin A. Thomas (American lawyer and foundation official.); 1934-, Ford Foundation
Virginia Bank Settles Lending Bias Suit with Howard University Law Professor
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Spencer Boyer, First Virginia Bank-Maryland, Discrimination in mortgages
South African Ambassador Denies Misusing Funds
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Allan Aubrey Boesak (South African church official and human rights activist.); 1945-, United Nations (South Africa), Foundation for Peace and Justice (South Africa), Economic assistance, Danish (South Africa)
Marion Barry Takes Oath and Begins New Year as Washington's Mayor Once More
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Marion Barry; 1936-., Washington (D.C.) (Politics and government)
Black Leaders Pledge to Fight Attempts to Cut Social Programs
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Black Leadership Forum, United States (Social policy)
Historic Boston NAACP Chapter Office Foreclosed on by Federal Government
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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Foreclosure, Boston (Mass.) (Blacks)
Multi-talented Shaquille O'Neal Admits He Could Improve on the Foul Line
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Shaquille O'Neal (American basketball player.); 1972-
Nebraska's Tommie Frazier Pilots Cornhuskers to Orange Bowl Victory and No. 1 Finish
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Tommie Frazier (American football player and coach.), University of Nebraska--Lincoln (Football), Football, College (Bowl games)

Filmmaker John Singleton Had Difficulty Directing Lady Love Tyra Banks in Love Scene in New Movie 'Higher Learning'.
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John Singleton (American film director and screenwriter.), Tyra Banks (American model, actress and talk show host.)
Martin Lawrence Marries in Virginia
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Martin Lawrence (American comedian and actor.)
Obituary
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Joe Slovo
Obituary
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Preston Bruce; 1908-1995?.
Funeral Services Held for Mom, Her 6 Kids and Two Others who Perished in House Fire in Orange, NJ.
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Moise family, Orange (N.J.) (Fires)
TLC's Lisa Lopes Pleads Guilty to Burning Boyfriend's Mansion; Gets 5 Years Probation
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Andre Rison (American football player.), TLC (Musical group), Arson, Rap musicians (Crime), Criminal justice, Administration of (Georgia)
Atlanta's Lenny Wilkens Becomes Winningest Coach in NBA History
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Lenny Wilkens; 1938-., Atlanta Hawks (Basketball team)
O. J. Simpson Pens Book; Will be Published Next Month
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O. J. Simpson; 1947- (Murder case, 1994, Literature)
Babyface, Luther, Anita Baker Among Top Grammy Nominees
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Grammy Awards
Jasmine Guy Returns as Sexy Star on "Melrose Place" TV Series
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Jasmine Guy (American actress.)
Obituary
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Woody Strode; 1914-1994

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