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Corea Scott King To Leave Family Home And Move To Buckhead, GA, Condo Given As Gift
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Coretta Scott King (American civil rights leader); 1927-2006 (Homes and haunts)
Dorothy Height, Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Center Receive International Freedom Conductor Awards
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Dorothy I. Height (American civil rights activist); 1912-2010 (Awards), Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Library, International Freedom Conductor Awards
Rev. Jesse Jackson Celebrates 62nd Birthday And Honors Outstanding Leaders
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Jesse L. Jackson (American clergyman and civil rights activist); 1941- (Birth), National Rainbow\PUSH Coalition (Conferences)
Harvard Librarian Sues University CIaming Race & Gender Discrimination
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Desiree Goodwin (Trials, litigation, etc), Harvard University Libraries (Suits and claims), Discrimination in employment
Are You Making Your Kids Fat?
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Childhood obesity (Prevention)
Rap Star 50 Cent Wins Five World Music Awards in Monaco; Benson, Chaka Khan & Mariah Also Honored
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George Benson (American jazz singer and guitarist) (Awards), Chaka Khan (American singer) (Awards), Mariah Carey (American singer) (Awards), 50 Cent (Musician) (American rapper) (Awards), World Music Awards
Bickerstaff Named Bobcats' First GM And Head Coach
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Bernie Bickerstaff (Selection and appointment), Charlotte Bobcats (Basketball team), Blacks in basketball management
City Of Chicago Ordered To Pay $9.6 Mil. To Familly Of Northwestern Univ. Player KiIled By Cop
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Chicago (Ill.) Police Dept (Suits and claims), Wrongful death, Police brutality
Attorney Janet Johnson Grant, Daughter Of Late Jet Associate Pubisher Robert E. Johnson, Dies in Chciago Building Fire
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Janet Johnson Grant; d. 2003
Bertram Lee, Former Nuggets Owner, Dies
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Bertram M. Lee

Celebrities Discuss Diabetes During National Diabetes Month
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Della Reese; 1931- (Health), Robert Guillaume (Health), American Diabetes Association, Diabetes (Prevention)
William H. Gray, Ill, UNCF President, Announces Retirement
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William H. Gray (III) (Resignation from office), United Negro College Fund (History)
Dr. Johnnetta B. Cole Inaugurated As Bennett College Prexy
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Johnnetta B. Cole (American anthropologist and museum director.), Bennett College, Black women college presidents
Singer Aaron Neville Reinvents Himself With New CD 'Nature Boy'.
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Aaron Neville (American singer) (Sound recordings, Reviews), Popular music (Sound recordings, Reviews)
'All Of Us' TV Show Explores The Lighter Side Of Blended Families
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Will Smith, All of us (Television program), Interethnic marriage in television
Radio
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Mike Tollin (Reviews), Radio (Motion picture: 2003) (Reviews)
Ebony Literary Contest Winner Tackles Tough Issues Facing Youth In Novels
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Sharon M. Draper (American children's author, young adult novelist and teacher); 1948- (Awards), Ebony (Periodical), Literature (Competitions)

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