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Ex-Klan Wizard Gets Life for 1966 Murder of Local Miss. NAACP Official
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Sam Bowers (American white supremacist.), Vernon Dahmer (grocer and civil rights activist.), Ku Klux Klan, Trials (Murder), Trials (Mississippi), Hattiesburg (Miss.) (Crime, History)
South African Ex-pres. Botha Guilty of Contempt
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Pieter W. Botha (South African president.), South Africa Commission for Truth and Reconciliation, Contempt of court, Trials (South Africa)
Dennis Installed as New NMA President at Annual Convention
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Gary C. Dennis, National Medical Association
Congressman Jackson and Wife Suffer Loss of Their Premature Baby
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Jesse L. Jackson (Jr., American congressman.), Sandi Jackson (American municipal official and wife of congressman Jesse L. Jackson, Jr.)
Chicago Inter-Alumni Council of the College Fund/UNCF Holds Alumni Recognition Brunch in Honor of Founder
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United Negro College Fund
Chicago Man Wins $11 Million in Illinois Lottery
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Ron Bush, Lottery winners, Lotteries (Illinois)
Actress Tina Andrews Finds New Success as Screenwriter with 'Why Do Fools Fall in Love'.
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Tina Andrews (actress and screenwriter.), Screenwriting
National Urban League Holds Annual Conference in Philadelphia
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National Urban League
Blacks File $100 Million Bias Suit Against Amtrak
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National Railroad Passenger Corp, Blacks (Employment, Discriminatory practices), Black railroad employees
Dorothy West, Writer of Harlem Renaissance Era, Dies in Boston at Age 91
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Dorothy West (American novelist.); 1907-1998

Can a Long-distance Romance Work?
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Women and men, Romance, Separation (Psychology)
Rev. Jesse Jackson Offers Spiritual Guidance, Prays with President Clinton and His Family
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Jesse L. Jackson (American clergyman and civil rights activist.); 1941-, Hillary Rodham Clinton (American senator and wife of President Bill Clinton); 1947- (Religion), Bill Clinton (American president); 1946- (Sex scandals), Chelsea Clinton (daughter of American president Bill Clinton) (Religion)
Angela Bassett Says Mom's Advice to be Independent Helped Her Achieve Goals in Life
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Angela Bassett
Vanessa L. Williams Compares Clinton's Crisis to Her 1984 Miss America Scandal
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Bill Clinton (American president); 1946- (Sex scandals), Vanessa Williams (American singer and actress.), Miss America Pageant
On Concert Tour, Janet Invites Fans Inside Her Velvet Rope
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Janet Jackson
Earth, Wind & Fire Headlines Sizzling Summer Tour
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Earth, Wind and Fire (Musical group)

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