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Rodney Slater Set to be 1st Black Fed Highway Chief
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Rodney Slater; 1955-., United States Federal Highway Administration
Rita Dove Named U.S. Poet Laureate
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Rita Dove (American poet and short story writer.), Poets laureate, American
D.C. Council Chairman John Wilson, 49, Dies at Home in Apparent Suicide
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John Wilson, Suicide, Washington (D.C.) (Politics and government)
Woman Steelworker Wins $22 Million in Illinois Lottery After Playing Same Digits for Ten Years
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Melvine Miller, Lottery winners
Dawnn Lewis Says ABC-TV Won't Let Her Keep on 'Hangin' with Mr. Cooper'.
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Dawnn Lewis
Randall Robinson's TransAfrica Dedicates New Building
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Randall Robinson; 1941-., TransAfrica Forum (Organization), Washington (D.C.) (Architecture)
Bowe Topples Ferguson 17 Ticks Into 2nd Round
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Riddick Bowe, Jesse Ferguson, Boxing
Three Black Women Make Sports History by Judging Bowe's Championship Fight
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Patricia Jarman, Riddick Bowe (American boxer.), Boxing (Officiating)
Richard Pryor Awarded Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
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Richard Pryor (American comedian.); 1940-2005, Walk of Fame (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Minister Louis Farrakhan Celebrates 60th Birthday Performing Violin Concert
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Louis Farrakhan (American Black Muslim leader.); 1933-, Nation of Islam

Univ. of Illinois Awards Law Degree to Jesse Jackson, Jr
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Jesse L. Jackson (Jr.), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign College of Law
Daughter of Ex-Jet Editor Wins MSU Honors
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Ragni Lantz, Zenzi Griffin, Michigan State University

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