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Urban League Report Lauds Black Economic Gains, Notes Inequities in Health Care, Education and Legal System
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Blacks (Economic conditions)
Wilson Goode, Ex-Philly Mayor, to Enter Ministry
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W. Wilson Goode; 1938-.
Women Imprisoned for Drugs Increases Tenfold
12
Women prisoners, Women (Drug use)
Most Hate Crimes Racial, FBI Reports
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Hate crimes, United States (Race relations)
Dr. Priscilla D. Slade Takes Office as New President of Texas Southern University
13
Priscilla Slade (American college president.), Texas Southern University
Basic Tips for Walking Your Way to Fitness
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Walking (Study and teaching)
Muhammad Ali and Wife Lonnie Share Secret to Their Happy Marriage
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Muhammad Ali (American boxer.); 1942-, Lonnie Williams Ali (wife of American boxer Muhammad Ali.)
Holly Robinson Peete Hosts Parkinson's Disease Fund Raiser at Her Beverly Hills Home
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Holly Robinson Peete (American actress.), Parkinson's disease (Fund raising)
How to Deal with Your Child's Bad Dreams
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Children (Sleep), Nightmares, Dreams
Court Ruling May Return Autumn Jackson to Jail
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Bill Cosby; 1937-., Autumn Jackson, Trials (Extortion), Paternity

Third Jasper, TX, Dragging Death Defendant Sentenced to Life in Prison
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James Byrd (Jr.) (Murder), Shawn Allen Berry, Sentences (Criminal procedure) (Texas), Jasper (Tex.) (Race relations)
Rev. Jackson Files Suit Against Decatur, IL, School District, Enrolls Expelled Students in Alternative Program
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Jesse L. Jackson (American clergyman and civil rights activist.); 1941-, School violence (Illinois), Student expulsion, Decatur (Ill.) (Race relations, Education)
Buffalo, NY, Family Settles for $2.55 Mil. in Suit Charging Woman's Death was Due to Racism at Mall
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Cynthia Wiggins; d. 1996, Wrongful death, Discrimination in local transit, Shopping centers (Segregation), Cheektowaga (N.Y.) (Race relations)
Joyce Ann Brown, Woman Wrongly Convicted of Murder, Honored in Texas on 10th Anniversary of Her Release from Prison
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Joyce Ann Brown, Criminal justice, Administration of (Texas), Miscarriage of justice, Murder
Hans J. Massaquoi, Former Ebony Managing Editor, Tells of Growing Up Black in Nazi Germany in New Book, 'Destined to Witness'.
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Hans J. Massaquoi (American journalist.), Blacks (History, Germany), World War, 1939-1945 (Germany)
Buddy-up for Better Health and Better Love
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Exercise (Psychological aspects)
Healthy Eating Habits Come with Age: Study
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Aged (Nutrition)
Teenage Boy Convicted of Murder in Pontiac, MI.
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Nathaniel Abraham (American juvenile convicted of murder.), Murder, Juvenile delinquents and delinquency, Criminal justice, Administration of (Michigan), Pontiac (Mich.) (Crime)
Three White Men Sentenced in 1970 Murder of Black Man
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Rainey Pool; d. 1970, Hal Crimm, Charles E. Caston, James Caston, Trials (Mississippi), Trials (Murder)
Mavericks' Rookie Leon Smith Admitted to Mental Ward After Overdose
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Leon Smith, Dallas Mavericks (Basketball team), Basketball players (Drug use)
Is it More Difficult to Raise Girls Or Boys?
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Sex differences, Child rearing
June Gumbel, Estranged Wife of Bryant Gumbel, Says that She Doesn't Want a Divorce
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Bryant Gumbel; 1948-., June Gumbel
Bankrupt Gary Coleman Endorses Website to Hold Auction on His Behalf
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Gary Coleman (American actor.), Bankruptcy, Internet auctions
Patti LaBelle and Husband Put Their L.A. Condo on Sale for $1.4 Million
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Patti LaBelle, House selling

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