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Black Farmers Oppose $400 Million Agriculture Dept. Bias Settlement
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United States Dept. of Agriculture, Black farmers
U.S. Justice Dept. Withdraws Its Support of Independent Counsel Law
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United States Dept. of Justice, Special prosecutors
Oprah and Michael Jordan Among Forbes' List of Top 50 Highest-paid Entertainers
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Celebrities (Economic conditions)
N.Y. Minister Charged with Assault After Allegedly Breaking Teacher's Jaw
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Dale Robinson, School and the home, Grading and marking (Education), Black clergy (Crime), Assault and battery, Boston (Mass.) (Education)
Floyd Benjamin Named CEO of Pharmaceutical Company, Akorn Inc
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Floyd Benjamin, Akorn Inc
South African Woman Marries Her Dead Fiance on His Birthday
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Felista Nhlapo, Themba Mboweni, Marriage customs and rites (South Africa), Funeral rites and ceremonies (South Africa)
Sandra Jackson Named V.P. of D.C. Export-Import Bank's Office of Congressional Affairs
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Sandi Jackson (American municipal official and wife of congressman Jesse L. Jackson, Jr.), Export-Import Bank of the United States
Civil Rights Groups Avoid Taking Cases to Supreme Court
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United States Supreme Court, Civil rights organizations, Affirmative action in education, Blacks (Education)
Study Reveals Black and White Juveniles Portrayed Differently by Probation Officers
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Probation officers, Black youth (Crime), Juvenile justice, Administration of (Washington (State))
New Name, New Numbers Have Special Meaning for Detroit's Bison Dele and L.A.'s Dennis Rodman
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Bison Dele, Dennis Rodman, Detroit Pistons (Basketball team), Los Angeles Lakers (Basketball team)

Dr. Alvenia Fulton, 92, Famed Nutritionist, Dies in Chicago
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Alvenia Fulton
Hate Groups on the Rise; Internet Major Factor, Research Finds
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Hate groups (Internet use)
Radio DJ 'Greaseman' Fired for Racist Remark Makes Public Apology
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Doug Tracht, WARW (Radio station: Washington, D.C.), Racial slurs, Washington (D.C.) (Race relations)
Survey Shows Black Historical Events Among Top 100 Stories of 20th Century
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Newseum (Arlington, Va.), Blacks (Civil rights, History), Twentieth century, Journalism (History)
Sixth Black Serves as Brigade Commander at U.S. Naval Academy
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Lawrence Nance, United States Navy (Blacks), United States Naval Academy
Sheryl Grace Ann, Daughter of Nancy Wilson, Weds in L.A.
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Nancy Wilson (American singer.), Sheryl Grace Ann Wells
Special Olympics Champ Loretta Claiborne's Life is Subject of TV Movie
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Loretta Claiborne (American runner.); 1953-, Special Olympics, Marathon running (Women)
Virginia Union University Has Two Sets of Twin Sisters in Classes and on the Basketball Court
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Amber Middleton, Adia Middleton, LaTisha Bartelle, LaTori Bartelle, Virginia Union University (Basketball, Women), Twins
In New Book Kirk Franklin Talks About: why People Thought He was Gay, His Brush with Death, Being Abandoned as a Child
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Kirk Franklin
True Crime
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Clint Eastwood (American actor and film director) (Reviews), True crime (Motion picture) (Reviews)
Rhythm & Blues Foundation Holds 10th Awards Gala in California
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R&B Foundation, Pioneer Awards

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