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African-American Entrepreneurship Reaching Higher Heights
6
Black entrepreneurs
Coretta Scott King Recovering From Minor Heart Attack And Major Stroke
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Coretta Scott King (American civil rights leader); 1927-2006 (Health), Heart attack, Stroke
Ticker Tape
12
Blacks
The SCLC Holds Its 47th National Convention In Birmingham
14
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Support Groups Help Patients Get A Grip On Diabetes
18
Diabetes (Therapy), Self help groups, Blacks (Health and hygiene)
Byron Allen Gifts His Mother With $5 Million House In Hollywood Hills
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Byron Allen (American comedian, television personality and broadcasting executive.); 1961-, Mothers and sons
Paula Abdul To Remain 'American Idol'.
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Paula Abdul (American dancer, choreographer, singer and talent judge on television program.), American idol (Television program)
Georgia Pardons Woman 60 Years After Her Execution
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Lena Baker (American maid convicted of murder); d. 1945 (Pardon), Criminal justice, Administration of (Georgia), Discrimination in criminal justice administration, Pardon, Capital punishment (Georgia)
Stanley 'Tookie' Williams Receives Presidential Award For Good Deeds
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Tookie Williams (American death row inmate and children's author) (Awards), Crips (Gang), Gangs, Juvenile delinquents and delinquency (Prevention), Children's literature (Authorship)
Blacks Help U.S. Set Gold Medal Record At World Championships
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Track and field athletics (Awards), Black athletes, Helsinki (Finland) (Sports)

This Week In Black History
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Guion S. Bluford (American astronaut.); 1942-, Daniel James (American air force general.); 1920-1978
Teaching Your Children Another Language
22
Language and languages (Study and teaching), Children (Language)
Negro League Baseball Star 'Double Duty' Dies At 103 In Chicago
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Ted Radcliffe (American baseball player.); 1902-2005
Soul Legend Ronald Isley Weds Singer Kandy Johnson
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Ronald Isley (American singer); 1941- (Marriage), Kandy Johnson (American singer and wife of Ronald Isley) (Marriage)

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