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King 1st Black Memoralized in Capitol with a Bust
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Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968 (Statues), Capitol (Washington, D.C.)
Chicago Vote Could Finally Give Mayor Upper Hand
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Harold Washington; 1922-1987, Chicago (Ill.) (Politics and government)
Disabled Blacks Get Double Dose of Discrimination
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Black handicapped (Employment)
Blacks, Women More Likely to be Judge If Appointed
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Judges (Selection and appointment)
Martin Luther King, Jr.: His Widow Keeps His Dream Alive
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Coretta Scott King (American civil rights leader.); 1927-2006, Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968, King Center (Atlanta, Ga.)
King's Letter from Birmingham Jail Still Needs Whites to Answer
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Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968
Man who Helped Blacks Make Baseball History Dies at 71
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Larry Doby; 1924-., Cleveland Indians (Baseball team) (History), Discrimination in sports, Baseball, Professional (History)
Obituary
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Bill Veeck
Dickerson's View of Fairer Sex Probably Keeps Him a Bachelor
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Eric Dickerson (American football player.); 1960-
Jamaal Wilkes Bows Out to Injury After 12 Years
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Jamaal Wilkes; 1953-.

Emory Gets $6,000 Grant for Civil Rights Exhibit
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Emory University, Blacks (Civil rights, History, Exhibitions)
Miami College Gets Contract for Police/community Plan
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Florida College, Police (Public relations), Miami (Fla.) (Police)
'Dr. J,' Investors Purchase 4th Largest Black Business
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Julius Erving; 1950-., Coca-Cola Bottling Company of Philadelphia, Blacks in the soft drink industry
N.Y. Sets Up Program for Minority Investment Firms
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New York (State) Minority\Women-Owned Bank Investment Program
Obituary
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Shirley Yarbrough Jordan; d. 1985
Boy in Coma Gets $6.2 Mil. in Negligence Law Suit
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Ian Paul Stallings, Physicians (Malpractice), Coma
Papers Offered to Soviets by Alleged Spy Top Secret
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Randy Miles Jeffries, Espionage, Soviet (United States)
Neo-Nazis Convicted: Tried to Eliminate Blacks, Jews
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Order (Organization), Trials (Washington (State))
Black Kids Fit in Well when Adopted by Whites
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Interracial adoption
Experts Warn Against Use of Pellet Form of Cocaine
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Cocaine
New Technology Allows Medicine Without Pills
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Transdermal drug delivery
AIDS Drug Gets FDA OK; Virus Not Found in Saliva
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Ribavirin, AIDS (Disease) (Therapy)
What King's Crusade for Blacks Cost Him Before He was Killed
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Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968, Blacks (Civil rights, History)
Pat Ewing Made Money for His College Team Too
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Patrick Ewing (American basketball player.); 1962-, Basketball, College (Economic aspects)
5 Blacks Among 8 Bears to Play in NFL Pro Bowl
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Football, Professional (Pro Bowl)
What Did Blacks Gain from Movement Led by Martin Luther King, Jr.?
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Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968, Blacks (Civil rights, History)
'King Holiday' Rap Tune Set for National Release
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Rap music (Sound recordings), Martin Luther King Day
Wonder Hosts NBC Salute to Martin Luther King, Jr
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Stevie Wonder (American singer and songwriter.), Martin Luther King Day
Pryor Files $1 Mil. Suit Vs. Record Firms
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Richard Pryor (American comedian.); 1940-2005, Royalties
Mary Wilson Hits Motown, MGM/UA with $10 Mil. Suit
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Mary Wilson (American singer.); 1944-, Motown Productions
The Boy King
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Boy King (Television program) (Reviews)
Obituary
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Jackie Ormes; d. 1986
Houston is Top Nominee in Music Award Showing
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Whitney Houston, American Music Awards
'Color Purple' Sweeps Golden Globe Awards
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Golden Globe Awards
Black Video Directory Distributed Nationwide
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Blacks in video recordings

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