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Gen. Colin Powell Retires as Head of Joint Chiefs of Staff
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Colin L. Powell; 1937-., United States Joint Chiefs of Staff
AT&T Stops Publication of Magazine that Depicted African Caller as Gorilla
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American Telephone & Telegraph Co, AT&T focus (Periodical), Race relations (Caricatures and cartoons)
Three Blacks Trailblaze in District Attorney Posts
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Vickie Miles-LaGrange, Gaynelle Griffin Jones, Eric Holder (American lawyer.)
John Jacob to Retire from the National Urban League
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John E. Jacob; 1934-., National Urban League
Schmoke Will Seek Third Term as Baltimore Mayor
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Kurt Schmoke; 1949-., Baltimore (Md.) (Politics and government)
Cosby Tells Alma Mater to Confront Its Racism
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Bill Cosby; 1937-., University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Colleges and universities (Race relations)
Powell Orders Probe of why No Black WWII Vets Got Medal of Honor
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Colin L. Powell; 1937-., United States Army (Blacks), World War, 1939-1945 (Blacks), Medal of Honor
Two Black Sisters, One, 104, the Other, 102, Share Secrets of Long Life
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Sadie Delany (American science teacher.), Bessie Delany (American dentist.), Black women (History), Centenarians, United States (Race relations, History)
Black Husbands Most Likely to be Murdered by Wives Than Any Other Racial Group, Says Study
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Black on black crime, Spouse murder
Veteran U.S. Ambassador Edward Perkins Named New Envoy to Australia
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Edward J. Perkins (American diplomat.), United States (Diplomatic and consular service, Australia)

Stockholders of TLC Beatrice Seeks Public Trading of Stock
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Reginald F. Lewis (American financier.); 1922-1993, TLC Beatrice International Holdings, Inc
Obituary
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William P. Grayson; 1914-1993
Obituary
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Bernadine Washington
Gravely Lauded for His Work Recruiting Blacks for U.S. Foreign Services
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John W. Gravely, United States Dept. of State Foreign Service
St. Louis Mayor Wants to Stop School Busing for Racial Desegregation
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Freeman Bosley; 1954-., Busing for school integration, Saint Louis (Mo.) (Education)
Winfield Sets Sights on 500 Home Run Mark
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Dave Winfield; 1951-., Home runs (Baseball)
Bo Jackson's Comeback Complete with Dramatic Home Run to Help White Sox Clinch Division Title
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Bo Jackson; 1962-., Chicago White Sox (Baseball team)
Mandela Makes Plea for U.S. to End Sanctions Against South Africa
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Nelson Mandela (South African president) (Visit to the United States), United Nations (South Africa), Sanctions (International law), Apartheid, United States (Commerce, South Africa), South Africa (Commerce, United States)
Spike Lee Exchanges Vows with Lawyer in New York
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Spike Lee, Tonya Linnette Lewis
The Program
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David S. Ward (Reviews), Program (Motion picture) (Reviews)

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