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Crack Cocaine Federal Prison Terms Shorter Since Ruling On Sentencing Guidelines: Study
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United States Sentencing Commission, Discrimination in criminal justice administration, Blacks (Drug use), Mandatory sentences (Criminal procedure)
Rebuilding In Gulf States Has Activists, Politicians Voicing Concerns
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Hurricane Katrina, 2005 (Economic aspects, Relief work, Reconstruction), Natural disasters (Federal aid), Gulf States (Economic conditions)
North Carolina Couple Married 81 Years Share A Love That Has Stood The Test Of Time
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Herbert Fisher (Sr., American retired bottling company worker) (Anniversaries), Zelmyra Fisher (American homemaker) (Anniversaries), Wedding anniversaries
'The Five Heartbeats' Celebrates 15th Anniversary With Special DVD.
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Robert Townsend (American actor and motion picture director.), Tico Wells (American actor.), Harry J. Lennix (American actor.); 1965-, Leon (American actor.), Michael Wright (American actor.), Five Heartbeats (Motion picture) (Video recordings)
Ticker Tape
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Blacks
Singer Ann Nesby Sheds More Than 100 Pounds And Says She's Happier Than Ever
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Ann Nesby (American gospel singer) (Health), Weight loss
Chris Brown
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Chris Brown (American rhythm and blues singer.)
What Parents Need To Know About Internet Blogs
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Weblogs (Social aspects), Internet (Monitoring), Black children (Internet use)
Edwards 'Back Home' As Chiefs' New Head Coach
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Herman Edwards (American football coach.); 1954-, Kansas City Chiefs (Football team)
Reggie Bush Makes 'Tough' Decision, Leaving USC For The NFL.
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Reggie Bush (American football player.), National Football League, University of Southern California (Football), Football, Professional (Draft)

Dillard University
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Dillard University, Hurricane Katrina, 2005 (Evacuees), Black college students
This Week in Black History
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Alex Haley (American biographer, historian and journalist); 1921-1992 (Adaptations, Television), Constance Baker Motley (American judge); 1921-2005 (Selection and appointment)
Tichina Arnold
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Tichina Arnold (American actress.); 1971-, Everybody hates Chris (Television program)
Lou Rawls: Legacy Recalled At Funeral Services
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Lou Rawls (American singer) (Death and burial), Memorial services

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