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House Speaker Jim Wright Resigns; Blacks Note Loss and Attack on Bill Gray
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Jim Wright (American Speaker of the House.); 1922-, William H. Gray (III, American congressman and college fund administrator.), United States Congress House (Speakers), Conflict of interests (Public office), Congressmen (Resignation)
Former Gray Aide Denies She's Object of FBI Probe
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Lezli Baskerville, William H. Gray (III.), Congressmen (Staff), Political ethics
Court Limits Sharing of Army Pension in Divorce; Marshall Pens Decision
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United States Supreme Court (Decisions), Pensions, Military, Divorced women (Economic conditions), Servicemen's wives
N.C. Students Get State to Outlaw Its Poll Tax
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United States. Constitution (Study and teaching), Poll tax (North Carolina), Durham (N.C.) (Education)
Black Schools Facing New Student Loan Default Plan
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Black colleges and universities (Federal aid), Student aid, Collecting of accounts (Laws and regulations)
Black Civil War Heroes in S.C. Reburied There with Military Honors Ceremony
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Beaufort National Cemetery (S.C.), United States (History, Blacks, Civil War, 1861-1865)
Democrats Move to Recruit Members for Jobs in Party
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Democratic Party (U.S.), Council of Black Administrative Assistants and Associates (U.S.)
Luther Vandross: Hit Maker Tells why He Wants to Act as Well as Sing
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Luther Vandross (American rhythm and blues singer and songwriter.)
White Harlem Minister Convicted of Sex Abuse
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Thomas Streitferdt, Clergy (Sexual behavior), True Church of God, East Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Samuel Pierce, House Panel Clash Over Housing Issue
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Samuel R. Pierce (Jr.), United States Dept. of Housing and Urban Development, Political corruption

'Free at Last,' Tyson Says of Divorce from Actress Robin Givens
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Robin Givens, Mike Tyson; 1966-., Divorce
Doug Williams and Wife Embroiled in Separation
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Doug Williams; 1955-., Lisa Williams
Perseverance Pays, HUD Secretary Jack Kemp Tells Central State U. Students
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Jack Kemp (American football player, congressman and Secretary of housing and urban development.), Central State University (Ohio), Black business enterprises
Rhonda Williams Delivers Historic Graduation Speech at University of Maryland
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Rhonda Y. Williams, University of Maryland, College Park, Commencement addresses
Toronto Hires Cito Gaston as Fourth Black Manager
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Cito Gaston (American baseball player and manager.), Discrimination in sports, Baseball managers
Expert Doubts Success Rate of Transplants in Blacks
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Blacks (Medical care), Kidneys (Transplantation)
Comedy Awards Show Honors Arsenio Hall, Salutes Dick Gregory
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Arsenio Hall (American comedian and talk show host.), Dick Gregory (American comedian, author and civil rights leader.); 1932-, American Comedy Awards
Second Generation: Children Tell why They Follow in Their Parents' Footsteps
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Fathers, Children of celebrities, Black celebrities' families

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