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One Year After Katrina: The Progress, The Hope, The Anger, The Recovery
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Hurricane Katrina, 2005 (Anniversaries, Relief work)
Blacks Honored At 3rd Annual Ebony Presents Hollywood In Harlem Film Festival
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Ebony Presents Hollywood in Harlem (Festival), Blacks in motion pictures
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Celebrates 48th National Convention In Philadelphia
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Delta Sigma Theta (Gifts, contributions, etc), Black colleges and universities (Gifts, contributions, etc)
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Celebrates 100 Years At Annual Convention In
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Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc (Anniversaries)
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Holds 51st Boule In Dallas; Dr. Mynora J. Bryant Named To Second Term As International President
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Mynora J. Bryant (American student counselor.), Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc
Maj. Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III To Command Fort Bragg 18th Airborne Corps
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Lloyd J. Austin (III, American general) (Selection and appointment), United States Army Airborne Corps, 18th, United States (Armed Forces, Blacks)
Jay-Z Visits United Nations To Bring Attention To World Thirst
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Jay-Z (American rapper.), Kofi Annan (Ghanaian United Nations secretary-general.), Water supply (Africa)
People
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Blacks
Healthy Habits For A Better Memory
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Memory
20 Years After His First Film, Spike Lee Tells The Untold Stories Of Katrina
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Spike Lee (American film director, screenwriter and actor.), When the levees broke: A requiem in four acts (Television program), Hurricane Katrina, 2005 (Motion pictures)

University Drops 'African-American Students Only' Label From Freshman Orientation Courses
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Marshall University, Black colleges and universities (Race relations)
The Ministry of Hip Hop
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Curtis Blow (American rapper and minister.); 1959-, Gospel rap music, Harlem (New York, N.Y.), New York (N.Y.) (Religion)
Pittsburgh Hall of Famer Lynn Swann Tackles Campaign Trail
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Lynn Swann (American football player and sportscaster); 1952- (Gubernatorial campaign, 2006), Gubernatorial elections (Pennsylvania)
Luther Vandross' Mother, Mary Ida Vandross, Becomes Spokesperson For 'Diabetes Aware' Campaign
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Luther Vandross (American rhythm and blues singer and songwriter.), Mary Ida Vandross (American diabetes activist and mother of singer Luther Vandross.), Diabetes (Prevention)
Former NBA Player Confused With Another In Crime Story
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Eddie Johnson (American basketball player.); 1955-, Eddie Johnson (American basketball player); 1959- (Trials, litigation, etc), Miscarriage of justice
The Man With The Half-Million-Dollar Smile
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Birdman (American rapper and recording industry executive.); 1973-, Cosmetic dentistry

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