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Judge Ronnie White of Missouri is Picked for Federal Bench
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Ronnie L. White, United States District Court (Missouri: Eastern District), Missouri Supreme Court
Six Maintenance Workers Share $40 Million NY Lotto Jackpot
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Lottery winners, Lotteries (New York (State))
Twins with the Same Looks But Different Lifestyles
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Paula McGee, Pam McGee, Twins
Gloster B. Current, Civil Rights Leader and Former NAACP Executive, Dies
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Gloster B. Current; 1913-1997
Duke Ellington Memorial Unveiled in New York City
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Duke Ellington (American band leader and composer); 1899-1974 (Statues), Duke Ellington Memorial (New York, N.Y.)
Steve Robinson is 1st Black Coach at Florida State
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Steve Robinson, Florida State University (Basketball)
Debi Thomas, Olympic Skater, Graduates from Medical School, Gives Birth to a Son
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Debi Thomas (American figure skater.); 1967-
Cherie Greer Leads U.S. Women's Lacrosse Team to Third World Championship; Wins MVP Honors
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Cherie Greer, Lacrosse (Women, Tournaments)
Campbell Named First Black Executive Director of USA Boxing
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Chris Campbell, U.S.A. Boxing (Organization)
Tiger Roars Back Into the Winner's Circle with a Victory at the Western Open
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Tiger Woods; 1975-., Golf (Tournaments)

Africare Honors Black LBJ Aide with Fellows Program in Washington
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Lyndon Baines Johnson; 1908-1973 (Appointees, advisers, staff, etc), Hobart Taylor, Africare
Berry Gordy Jr. Sells Half of His Stake in Motown Song Publishing for $132 Million
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Berry Gordy (Jr.), EMI Music Publishing (Acquisitions and mergers), Jobete Music Company Inc (Acquisitions and mergers), Stone Diamond Music Corporation (Acquisitions and mergers)
How Stars Got Their Names
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Black celebrities (Names)

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