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Arrest Rate of Youths for Violent Crimes Declines
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Juvenile delinquents and delinquency (Statistics)
Virginia Ex-mayor Gets Gift of Car at Retirement Dinner
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Lawrence A. Davies, Fredericksburg (Va.) (Politics and government)
Black Son Reunited with White Mother After 36 Years
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Mark Crocetto, Juanita Blanchard, Birth mothers, Children of interracial parents, Family reunions
Obituary
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Mary Thompson; 1876-1996
South African Executive Deputy President Mbeki is Honored in Chicago at Johnson Publishing Co
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Thabo Mbeki; 1942-., Johnson Publishing Company, Inc, South Africans (United States)
Dick Gregory Says His Sons Were Beaten by NY Police
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Dick Gregory; 1932-., Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.), Police brutality, Police racism, New York (N.Y.) (Police)
Negro Leagues Pitcher William Foster Inducted in Baseball Hall of Fame
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William Hendrick Foster; d. 1978, National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, Negro leagues
Orioles Slugger Eddie Murray Nears Historic Baseball Milestone
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Eddie Murray, Baltimore Orioles (Baseball team), Home runs (Baseball)
Michael Johnson Tells how Legacy of Jesse Owens Inspired Him to Olympic Double Gold
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Jesse Owens (American runner.); 1913-1980, Michael Johnson (American sprinter.); 1967-, Track and field athletics, Olympic Games, 1996 (Atlanta, Ga.)
Eddie George's Oilers Signing May Have Spared His Mom's Life
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Eddie George (American football player.); 1973-, Donna George, Houston Oilers (Football team), TWA Flight 800 disaster, 1996

White Chicago Alderman and Judge Wife Set Example as Foster Parents of Black Baby
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Edward M. Burke (American city alderman.), Anne M. Burke (American judge.); 1944-, Foster home care, Drugs and infants, Chicago (Ill.) (Child welfare)
Mario Van Peebles Stars in Action Adventure 'Solo'.
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Mario Van Peebles, Norberto Barba (Reviews), Solo (Motion picture) (Reviews)

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