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The weekly source of African American political and entertainment news.
  

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Newark, NJ, Elects 1st New Mayor In 20 Years
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Cory Booker (American mayor.), Elections (New Jersey), Newark (N.J.) (Politics and government)
Jackie Robinson Foundation Lauds Don Newcombe And Suzanne de Passe
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Don Newcombe (American baseball player.); 1926-, Suzanne De Passe (American motion picture, television and recording executive.), Jackie Robinson Foundation
Ticker Tape
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Blacks
Chicago Welcomes Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf During Her Historic Visit
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Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf (Liberian president) (Visit to the United States)
Salvation Army Appoints First Black Commander
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Israel L. Gaither (American Salvationist); 1944- (Selection and appointment), Salvation Army (Officials)
People
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Blacks
Ebony Honors Outstanding Women In Marketing & Communications At 7th Annual Luncheon
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Ebony (Periodical), Black women executives
Michelle Williams Ventures From Music To Basketball, Becomes Minority Owner Of Chicago Sky
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Michelle Williams (American singer) (Business ventures), Chicago Sky (Basketball team)
Tim Montgomery Accused Of Bank Fraud, Pleads Not Guilty
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Tim Montgomery (American runner) (Trials, litigation, etc), Money laundering, Trials (Fraud)
Ex-Heavyweight Champion Floyd Patterson Dies At 71
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Floyd Patterson (American boxer.)

This Week in Black History
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Bill Cosby (American actor and comedian); 1937- (Awards), Bobby Frank Cherry (American white supremacist convicted in church bombing) (Trials, litigation, etc)
Avoiding Pitfalls Of Body Piercing
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Body piercing
The Benefits Of Meditation
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Meditation (Physiological effects)
Fresh Faces in R&B Music
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Chris Brown (American rhythm and blues singer.), Ne-Yo (American rhythm and blues singer and songwriter.), Trey Songz (Singer) (American rhythm and blues singer.), Rhythm and blues musicians
Big Players in the Multimillion-dollar Black Theater Business
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Theater, Black, Blacks (Culture)

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