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HUD Chief Alphonso Jackson Announces Resignation
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Alphonso R. Jackson (American Secretary of housing and urban development) (Resignation from office, Trials, litigation, etc), United States Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (Officials)
Dallas-Ft. Worth The Hot Place To Live, Atlanta No. 2: Census Report
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United States Bureau of the Census, Housing (Southern States), Fort Worth metropolitan area (Tex.) (Population), Southern States (Population, Economic conditions), Dallas metropolitan area (Tex.) (Population), Atlanta metropolitan area (Ga.) (Population)
Affirmative Action Foe Ward Connerly Takes Barbs At Truman State
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Ward Connerly (American business consultant and anti-affirmative action activist); 1939- (Political and social views), Truman State University, Affirmative action in education, Affirmative action in employment, Affirmative action (Missouri)
Peggy A. Quince Named First Black Chief Justice In Florida
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Peggy A. Quince (American state supreme court justice) (Selection and appointment), Florida Supreme Court
This Week In Black History
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Hank Aaron (American baseball player.); 1934-, Sidney Poitier (American actor and film director.)
Walgreen Settles For $24 Mil. In Race-Bias Suit
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Walgreen Co (Suits and claims), United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Blacks (Employment, Discriminatory practices)
Chauncey Bailey Project Wins Award For Reporting On Deceased Journalist
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Chauncey Bailey (American jounalist); 1949-2007 (Murder), DeVaughndre Broussard (American handyman and murderer.), Chauncey Bailey Project (Awards), Investigative Reporters and Editors (Organization), Tom Renner Award
L.A. Times Apologizes For Tupac-Diddy Story; 'Duped' By Phony Documents
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Diddy (American rapper, record producer and actor.), Tupac Shakur (American rapper and actor) (Assault), Chuck Philips (American journalist) (Ethics), Los Angeles times, Journalistic errors, Apologies
New Jersey Boxer On A Roll With 5th National Title
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Sacred Downing (American boxer.), Boxing (Women, Tournaments)
Warriors' Webber Decides To 'Let The Game Go'; Retires From 15-Year NBA Career
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Chris Webber (American basketball player) (Retirement), National Basketball Association, Golden State Warriors (Basketball team)

Rep. William Jefferson Says He's Going Broke Defending Against Federal Bribery 'Conspiracy'.
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William Jefferson (American congressman); 1947- (Trials, litigation, etc, Interviews), Bribery
Where Is . . . Lisa Fischer?
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Lisa Fischer (American singer.), Luther Vandross (American rhythm and blues singer and songwriter.), Rolling Stones
Trumpet Awards Celebrate Black Achievement; Show Syndicated For 1st Time, To Air On TV One
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TV One LLC, Trumpet Awards, Television programs (Awards programs)
Cleveland Native Invents World's Smallest Patented Microwave
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Phil Davis (American household appliance company executive.), Microwave ovens
Kim Myles Proves She Can Go The Distance On New Decorating Show
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Kim Myles (American hairstylist and television personality.), Home & Garden Television (Firm), Myles of style (Television program)
Why African-American Teenage Girls Are Infected With STDs At Higher Rates
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Kevin Fenton (British epidemiologist.); 1966-, John M. Douglas (Jr., American public health official.), Sexually transmitted diseases, Black young women (Sexual behavior, Health and hygiene), Blacks (Social conditions)
Fisk University Allowed To Keep Art Collection
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Ellen Hobbs Lyle (American judge.); 1957-, Georgia O'Keeffe (American painter); 1887-1986 (Charitable contributions), Fisk University (Art collections), Georgia O'Keeffe Museum (Santa Fe, N.M.) (Suits and claims)
The View According to Whoopi
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Whoopi Goldberg (American actress.), View (Television program)
Sean Levert, 39, Dies In Cleveland Jail Where He Was Held On Child Support Charges
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Sean Levert (American singer.); 1968-2008

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