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Black Americans Among Victims in Kenya and Tanzania Bombings
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Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) (United States embassy bombing, 1998, Casualties), Nairobi (Kenya) (United States embassy bombing, 1998, Casualties)
Britain Honors Martin Luther King, Jr. with Statue at Westminster Abbey
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Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968 (Statues), Westminster Abbey
Should Black Children be Raised by White Parents?
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Interracial adoption
Black Buying Power is Rising; to Reach $533 Billion by 1999, New Survey Projects
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Black consumers
Fortune Magazine Names 50 Best Companies for Blacks, Hispanics and Asians
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Fortune (Periodical), Minorities (Employment), Workplace diversity, Corporations (Rating)
Norfolk State University Prexy Faces Critics of Recent $204,000 Bill for Renovations to President's Campus Residence
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Marie V. McDemmond (American college president.), Norfolk State University
NationsBank Gives $1 Million to Meharry Medical College
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Meharry Medical College, NationsBank Corp, Black medical colleges (Gifts, contributions, etc)
Harvard Professors See Completion of Comprehensive Encyclopedia on the Black Race
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Henry Louis Gates (American professor of African-American studies.), Harvard University, Microsoft Encarta Africana (Computer program)
Magic Johnson's Late Night Talk Show, 'The Magic Hour,' is Cancelled
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Earvin Johnson (American basketball player and coach.); 1959-, Magic hour (Television program) (Reviews), Television programs (Talk shows, Late night programs, Cancellation of programs)
Snipes Talks about Black, White and Asian Women and why He Told Sean Connery He Had 'blackness'.
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Wesley Snipes (American actor.)

Black Caucus Chair Rep. Maxine Waters Lauds Clinton at D.C. Fund-raiser
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Bill Clinton; 1946-., Maxine Waters, Campaign funds
Black Journalists Hold Convention in Washington
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National Association of Black Journalists
The Rat Pack
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Rat Pack (Television program) (Reviews)
Indiana Black Expo Celebrates 28th Annual Summer Celebration
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Indiana Black Expo

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