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The weekly source of African American political and entertainment news.
  

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King Remembered In Memphis 40 Years After Assassination
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Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968 (Anniversaries), Civil rights demonstrations (History)
1 In 50 Babies Abused Or Neglected Yearly In U.S., Study Says
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Child abuse (Statistics), Infants
Going Green in the Workplace
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Energy conservation (Economic aspects), Global warming, Blacks and the environment, Work environment
This Week in Black History
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Alex Haley (American biographer, historian and journalist); 1921-1992 (Awards), Max Robinson (American television news anchor); 1939-1988 (Selection and appointment)
Maryland Settles 'Driving While Black' Lawsuit Alleging State Police Used Racial Profiling
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Searches and seizures, State police (Maryland), Blacks (Civil rights), Racial profiling
Where Are . . . Willie Tyler & Lester?
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Willie Tyler (American ventriloquist.), Ventriloquism
R. Eugene Pincham, Judge, Civil Rights Attorney, Dies
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R. Eugene Pincham (American civil rights activist and judge.)
MTV Honors Groundbreaking 'Yo! MTV Raps' As Its Most Influential Music Series Of All Time
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Music Television, Yo! MTV raps (Television program)
After 40 Years, Dionne Warwick Returns To Gospel Roots On New CD, 'Why We Sing'.
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Dionne Warwick (American singer.), Gospel music (Sound recordings)
Cedric The Entertainer Makes His Directorial Debut With Indie Film While Acting Roles Continue To Roll In
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Cedric the Entertainer (American comedian.); 1964-, Chicago Pulaski Jones (Motion picture), Actors and actresses as motion picture directors

Black Judge Apologizes For Ousting Whites From Court
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Black judges, Apologies, Fulton County (Ga.) (Courts), Georgia (Race relations)
Celebrities
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Laila Ali (American boxer and daughter of Mohammad Ali); 1977- (Family), Mary J. Blige (American rhythm and blues singer) (Homes and haunts), Frenchie Davis (American singer and contestant on reality TV show "American Idol") (Health), Ramsey Lewis (American jazz pianist); 1935- (Archives), Nancy Wilson (American singer) (Health), Maya Angelou (American poet and memoirist) (Speeches, addresses, etc), Black celebrities
Lyfe Jennings Moves From Dark To Light On Latest Album With Eclectic Appeal
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Lyfe Jennings (American guitarist, singer and songwriter.), Soul music (Sound recordings)
Mariah Carey Reigns As Queen Of No. 1s
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Mariah Carey (American singer.)
Beyonce & Jay-Z Finally Tie The Knot, Reports Say
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Beyonce (American singer and actress) (Marriage), Jay-Z (American rapper) (Marriage)

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