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Study Finds Decline in Number of Married Couples with Children
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Married couples, Birth rate
Survey Reveals Women are Safer Drivers Than Men
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Women automobile drivers
New President of National Baptist Convention U.S.A. Says Group's Structure May be Reorganized
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William Shaw (American clergyman.), National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
Pope Says Women are Not Born to Serve Men
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Pope John Paul II; 1920-2005, Women (Equal rights)
NAACP Adopts New Plan to Better Minorities' Scores on SAT Tests
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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Minorities (Education), Scholastic Assessment Test
A Drink a Day Can Keep a Stroke Away Study Finds
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Alcohol (Physiological effects), Stroke (Prevention)
Black Illinois Man Wins Half of $63 Million Jackpot in State Lottery
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Robert Powell, Lottery winners, Lotteries (Illinois)
Black Lawyer Wins $114 Million Verdict for Injured White Employee
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LaBarron Boone, John Aultman, Damages
Black Farmers Receive Settlement Checks in Class-action Lawsuit
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John W. Boyd (American farmers' association executive.); 1965-, United States Dept. of Agriculture, National Black Farmers Association, Black farmers
Ali, Pele and Carl Lewis Honored at World Sports Awards of the Century Gala
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Carl Lewis (American sprinter and long jumper.); 1961-, Muhammad Ali (American boxer.); 1942-, Pele (Brazilian soccer player.); 1940-, Sports (Awards)

Simple Chores Help Teach Kids Lessons for Life, Experts Say
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Children's chores, Responsibility in children
South African President Mbeki Charges Racism There Hinders Business Advancement for Blacks
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Thabo Mbeki; 1942-., Black business enterprises (South Africa), South Africa (Race relations)
Study Finds Minorities Report Mistreatment, Pessimism Within Military
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United States (Armed Forces, Race relations)
Defense Secretary Cohen Calls for Review of Racism in Military
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William S. Cohen (American Secretary of defense.), United States (Armed Forces, Race relations)
HUD Building Named for Dr. Robert C. Weaver, First Black Presidential Cabinet Member
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Robert Clifton Weaver (American Secretary of housing and urban development and educator.); 1907-1997, United States Dept. of Housing and Urban Development, Washington (D.C.) (Government buildings)
Princeville, NC, Town Founded by Ex-slaves, Opts to Rebuild Dike Instead of Take Buyouts
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Hurricanes and building, Hurricane Floyd, 1999, Princeville (N.C.) (Flood, 1999)
Chicago's St. Edmund's Episcopal Church Dedicates Stained Glass Window in Honor of Rosa Parks
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Rosa Parks (American civil rights activist.); 1913-2005, Episcopal Church (United States), Chicago (Ill.) (Religion)
NFL Bans Throat-slash Gesture, Threatens Fines and Penalties for Players
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Football, Professional (Rules), Violence in sports (Football)
NFL Player Rae Carruth Arrested in Shooting of His Pregnant Girlfriend
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Rae Carruth; 1974-., Football players (Crime), Contract murder, Charlotte (N.C.) (Crime)
Miami Beach Restaurant Owner Settles Discrimination Lawsuit
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Hiromi Takarada, Tipping, Restaurants (Suits and claims), Miami Beach (Fla.) (Restaurants)
Study Finds Hysterectomy Can Improve Sex Life
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Hysterectomy, Sexual behavior
Most Memorable Movie Couples of the Decade
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Black celebrity couples
Montell Jordan Keeps Riding Wave of Success with New Album and as Host of 'Motown Live'.
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Montell Jordan (American singer.)
Tae-bo Guru Billy Blanks Says He Used to Get Teased as a Kid
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Billy Blanks

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