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Frederick D. Gregory Slated To Become First Black To Lead NASA.
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Frederick Drew Gregory (American astronaut and NASA official.), United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Supreme Court Rules Execution Of Juveniles Unconstitutional
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United States Supreme Court (Decisions), Capital punishment, Juvenile justice, Administration of
Ticker Tape
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Blacks
Why Black Women Outlive Black Men
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Longevity (Social aspects), Sex differences, Black men and women
This Week in Black History
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Jesse L. Brown (American naval aviator.); 1926-1950, Jan Matzeliger (American inventor.); 1852-1889
Baseball Great Jackie Robinson Honored With Congressional Gold Medal
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Jackie Robinson (American baseball player); 1919-1972 (Awards), Congressional Gold Medal
Kobe Bryant And Accuser Settle Her Civil Lawsuit
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Kobe Bryant (American basketball player); 1978- (Trials, litigation, etc, Sexual behavior), Trials (Rape), Eagle County (Colo.) (Criminal justice, Administration of)
Muhammad Ali Honored At Butterfly Ball
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Muhammad Ali (American boxer.); 1942-, Fund raising
Black Stars Join John Travolta In Comedy Movie Be Cool
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John Travolta (American actor.), Be cool (Motion picture)
Music Memorabilia Auctioned In New York For Jazz Charities
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Guernsey's (Firm), Jazz music (Collectibles), Auctions, New York (N.Y.) (Social life and customs)

Tips On Answering A Child's Complicated Questions
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Sex education, Parent-child relationship, Black children (Sexual behavior)
Bobby Short Honored By Citizens For NYC.
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Bobby Short (American singer and pianist); 1924-2005 (Awards), New Yorkers for New York (Organization)
John Legend
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John Legend (American singer and pianist.), Rhythm and blues music (Sound recordings)

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