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Lax Drug Control in Latin America, Jamaica Hinders U.S. Effort to Halt Heroin Trade Here, Rangel Says
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Charles B. Rangel; 1930-., Narcotics laws and regulations (Latin America)
Black Doctors Have Always Held Down Medical Costs to the Poor: NMA Head
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National Medical Association, Medical care (Costs)
12,000 Muslims Gather in Chicago for Annual Saviour's Day Convention in Chicago
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Nation of Islam
Jesse Jackson Admits Slur, Jewish Leader Impressed by His Sincerity, Courage
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Jesse L. Jackson (American clergyman and civil rights activist.); 1941-, Anti-Semitism, Jews and blacks
Bible-quoting Grandma's Faith Nets Escaped Con and Several Accolades
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Louise Degrafinried, Prison escapes, Prisons (Tennessee)
Houston Man, 18, Given 15-year Prison Sentence for Biting Elderly Woman
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Anthony Evans, Aged (Crimes against), Bites, Human, Houston (Tex.) (Criminal justice, Administration of)
Motown's Berry Gordy Pens a 'love Song' to the City of Detroit
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Berry Gordy (Jr.), Detroit (Mich.) (Songs and music)
Dodgers' Guerrero Signs Richest Contract as Team Frees Vet Dusty Baker
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Pedro Guerrero; 1956-., Dusty Baker; 1949-.
Houston's Campbell Wants the Moon, Not Earthly Oil
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Earl Campbell; 1955-.
Page-Witherspoon Battle for Vacant WBC Crown
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Greg Page (American boxer.), Tim Witherspoon (boxer.), Boxing

Sniping at L.A. School Still Haunts Young Pupils
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Tyrone Mitchell, Murder, Los Angeles (Calif.) (Crime)
Harveys Bristol Cream Sponsors Its 6th Annual Black Designers Tribute
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Fashion designers (Awards), Black fashion designers
Obituary
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Claude Hopkins
Educators Criticize New Teacher Competency Tests
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Black teachers, Teachers (Examinations), Blacks (Employment, Discriminatory practices)
Black Federal Workers Awarded for Outstanding Service in Government
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Black government employees (Awards)
Maternity Leave Benefits for Working Women Few
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Maternity leave
Yankees' Winfield Starts Spring with Clean Slate After Canadian Benefit
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Dave Winfield; 1951-.
Obituary
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Kirk Collins
High Court Hears Florida Child Custody Battle
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Linda Sidoti Palmore, United States Supreme Court, Custody of children, Children of interracial parents
Diahann Carroll Scores a First on Dynasty
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Diahann Carroll (American singer and actress.)
Teddy Pendergrass Auctions Gifts of Celebrities for Charity
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Teddy Pendergrass (American soul singer.), Auctions, Black celebrities
Charles Smiley Named Head of Pryor's Indigo Productions Company
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Charles Smiley, Richard Pryor (American comedian.); 1940-2005

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