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Pennsylvania Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert Nix Jr. Retires
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Robert N. C. Nix (Jr., American state supreme court justice.), Pennsylvania Supreme Court
Daughter of Famed Quadriplegic Celestine Tate Harrington Gets Married
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Celestine Tate Harrington; d. 1998, Nia Ball, Black paralytics, Handicapped mothers, Black handicapped women
North Carolina Teen Graduates Without Missing a Day of School in 13 Years
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Vaddrick Parker, School attendance, Hobgood (N.C.) (Education)
President Clinton Reaches Accord with TV Executives on Children's Programming
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Bill Clinton; 1946-., Television programs (Children's programs, Educational programs)
Party Chairmen Endorse Mayors' Fair Election Code
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Democratic National Committee, Republican National Committee, National Conference of Black Mayors, United States (Race relations)
Louisiana Mechanic Files Civil Rights Complaint Over Mock Lynching by White Co-workers
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Archie Donald, Benson Chevrolet-Geo (Firm), Black automobile mechanics (Persons), Blacks (Employment, Discriminatory practices), Lynching
Panel Says Widow of Reggie Lewis Can Sue Doctor of Late Husband
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Donna Harris-Lewis, Reggie Lewis, Gilbert H. Mudge, Brigham and Women's Hospital (Boston, Mass.), Boston Celtics (Basketball team), Physicians (Malpractice), Heart (Diseases, Diagnosis)
Blacks Capture Medals at Atlanta Olympics
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Black athletes, Olympic Games, 1996 (Atlanta, Ga.)
Funeral Held in Atlanta for Olympics Bomb Victim Alice Hawthorne
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Alice S. Hawthorne; d. 1996, Centennial Olympic Park (Atlanta, Ga.) (Bombing, 1996)
SC Mother, 19, Arrested; Admits She Abandoned Son in NY Toy Store
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Jonathan Adams, Tamekka Adams, Abandoned children, Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) (Child welfare)

U.S. Congresswoman Barbara-Rose Collins Says She was Misquoted in Detroit Newspaper about Hating Whites
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Barbara-Rose Collins; 1939-., Detroit free press, Race relations (Press coverage)
Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee Sue NY Construction Company and Architect for $1 Million
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Frank Turner, Ruby Dee (American actress.), Ossie Davis (American actor and dramatist.); 1917-2005, Niba (Firm), Mount Vernon (N.Y.) (Historic houses, sites, etc)
Johnnie L. Cochran Jr. Takes Case of Black Teen Killed by Dump Truck on Her Way to Mall
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Johnnie Cochran (American lawyer.); 1937-2005, Cynthia Wiggins (store employee.); d. 1996, Discrimination in urban transportation, Shopping centers (Segregation), Cheektowaga (N.Y.) (Race relations), Buffalo (N.Y.) (Blacks)
Martin Lawrence Detained at Airport for Carrying Gun
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Martin Lawrence (American comedian and actor.), Firearms (Laws and regulations), Airports (Security measures), Burbank (Calif.) (Airports)
Dennis Rodman Stays with the Chicago Bulls; Signs One-year Worth $9 Million
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Dennis Rodman, Chicago Bulls (Basketball team)
Dr. Audrey F. Manley Serves as Acting U.S. Surgeon General
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Audrey F. Manley (American pediatrician, surgeon general and college president.), United States Surgeon-General's Office
UPN President Raps Critics' 'obsession' with Network's Black-oriented Shows
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Lucie Salhany, United Paramount Network, Television programs (Black programs)

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