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Is Racism Increasing in America?
4
United States (Race relations)
Maytag Names Lloyd D. Ward Executive VP and President of Maytag Appliances
11
Lloyd Ward, Maytag Corporation
Ron Brown Eulogized and Buried with Honors
12
Ron Brown; 1941-1996 (Death and burial), Funeral rites and ceremonies
Obituary
22
W. Haywood Burns; 1940-1996
Two Blacks Win 1996 Pulitzer Prizes
24
George Walker (American composer and pianist.); 1922-, E. R. Shipp (American columnist.), Pulitzer prizes
Overweight Umpire Takes Break from Baseball to Lose Weight
51
Eric Gregg (American baseball umpire.); 1951-2006, Obesity, Baseball, Professional (Umpiring)
Obituary
52
LeRoy W. Jeffries; 1912-1996
Obituary
52
Bertram H. King
Lunchtime is a Good Time for Busy People to Get Needed Exercise
54
Exercise, Lunch period (Business)
State Department Settles Bias Lawsuit
56
United States Dept. of State Foreign Service

Soul of the Game
32
Soul of the game (Television program) (Reviews)
New York Study Finds that Minority Defendants are Given Harsher Sentences Than Whites
38
Sentences (Criminal procedure) (New York (State)), Minorities (Civil rights)
Van Exel Hit with $25,000 Fine, 7-game Suspension for Shoving Referee
50
Nick Van Exel (American basketball player.); 1971-, Los Angeles Lakers (Basketball team), Basketball, Professional (Officiating, Ethical aspects), Basketball players (Suspension)
Primal Fear
57
Gregory Hoblit (Reviews), Primal fear (Motion picture) (Reviews)
'Waiting to Exhale' Wins Big at Image Awards
58
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Image Awards

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