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United States Naval Academy Honors First Black Graduate With $45 Million Facility
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Wesley A. Brown (American naval officer.); 1927-, United States Naval Academy Wesley Brown Field House
Search For Missing Milwaukee Boys Continues
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Missing children, Black children, Milwaukee (Wis.) (Crime)
Liberia's President Sirleaf Thanks U.S.; Seeks Aid During First State Visit
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Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf (Liberian president) (Visit to the United States), Liberia (Foreign relations, United States), United States (Foreign relations, Liberia)
Ticker Tape
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Blacks
Tavis Smiley Hosts 7th Annual 'State Of The Black Union'.
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Tavis Smiley (American radio talk show host.); 1964-, Blacks (Social conditions)
Bill Lester Becomes First Black NASCAR Driver In 20 Years
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Bill Lester (American automobile racing driver.); 1961-, National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing
Lady Vols' Candace Parker Makes History With Slam Dunks
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Candace Parker (American basketball player.); 1986-, Lady Volunteers (Basketball team), National Collegiate Athletic Association, Slam dunking (Basketball)
Utah Jazz Honor Karl Malone
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Karl Malone (American basketball player); 1963- (Statues), Utah Jazz (Basketball team), Delta Center (Salt Lake City, Utah: Stadium), Basketball players (Retirement)
Rap Star T.I. Is A Hit
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T. I. (Musician) (American rapper and actor.); 1980-, Rap musicians (Attitudes)
Mo'Nique Shows The Beauty of Big Women In Comedy 'Phat Girlz'.
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Mo'Nique (American comedienne.), Phat Girlz (Motion picture), Obesity in motion pictures

Last-Minute Tax Tips
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Tax return preparation, Income tax
This Week in Black History
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Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968 (Assassination), Juanita Hall (American singer and actress); 1901-1968 (Awards)
The Positive Power Of Music
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Music (Psychological aspects), Peace of mind
Fun Family Tips For Balancing Energy
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Blacks (Nutrition), Food (Fat content), Eating (Psychological aspects)
Jaheim Returns With New CD, 'Ghetto Classics' And Talks About His Musical Heroes
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Jaheim (American singer.)
Will Smith And Denzel Washington Make Forbes Best-Paid Actors List
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Will Smith (American rapper and actor) (Personal finance), Denzel Washington (American actor) (Personal finance), Motion picture actors and actresses (Salaries)
Heirs Of 'Lion Sleeps' Composer To Receive Royalties
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Solomon Linda (South African singer and composer); d. 1962, Linda family (family of South African singer and composer Solomon Linda) (Trials, litigation, etc), Abilene Music (Firm) (Suits and claims), Copyright (Music), Royalties, Songs, South African

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