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President Clinton Hosts State Dinner for Jerry Rawlings, Ghana's President
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Jerry J. Rawlings (Visit to the United States), White House (Washington, D.C.) (Entertaining)
White Supremacist Sentenced to Die for Dragging Death of Black Man in Jasper, TX.
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John William King, James Byrd (Jr.) (Murder), Trials (Murder), Capital punishment (Texas), Sentences (Criminal procedure) (Texas), Jasper (Tex.) (Race relations)
Rev. Henry Lyons Found Guilty of Racketeering, Grand Theft
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Henry Lyons (American clergyman.); 1942-, Trials (Florida), Black clergy (Professional ethics), National Baptist Convention of the United States of America (Finance)
Black American Spending Power Rises 7 Percent, Study Says
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Black consumers
Two Black World War I Veterans Receive France's Highest Award
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Herbert Young; 1886-1999, Robert Thomas, Legion of Honor, World War, 1914-1918 (Blacks)
Company Reneges on Promise of College Scholarships; Program Does Not Have Money
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Val Adams, AdamsVision USA (Firm), Blacks (Scholarships)
Painting by Dyslexic Artist is Featured on 'Cosby' TV Show
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Ralfie, Dyslexia, Black handicapped, Handicapped artists
Study Suggests Poor Cardiac Care Given Blacks and Women is Fault of Doctors' Prejudices
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Blacks (Medical care), Discrimination in medicine, Cardiac catheterization, Women (Medical care)
Rodman Signs with Los Angeles Lakers
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Dennis Rodman, Los Angeles Lakers (Basketball team)
Former Military Ruler Olusegun Obasanjo Elected President of Nigeria; He Becomes First Elected President in 15 Years
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Olusegun Obasanjo; 1937-., Elections (Nigeria)

Ebony Executive Editor, U.S. Surgeon General and Ali Honored at Morehouse College
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Lerone Bennett (American magazine editor and historian.); 1928-, David Satcher (American surgeon general.); 1941-, Muhammad Ali (American boxer.); 1942-, Morehouse College, Blacks (Awards)
Play Base on Caribbean Author Rosa Guy's Book Opens at Cab Calloway School of the Arts
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Rosa Guy (American young adult novelist.), Cab Calloway School of the Performing Arts (Wilmington, Del.)
Muhammad Ali's Twin Daughters Discuss Their Close Bond and Their Famous Father
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Jamillah Ali (daughter of Muhammad Ali.), Rasheda Ali-Walsh (American actress and daughter of boxer Muhammad Ali.), Muhammad Ali (American boxer.); 1942-, Twins
Black Music Stars Win Big at Grammy Awards
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Grammy Awards

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