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Top Universities Endorse Affirmative Action in Admissions
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Association of American Universities, Affirmative action in education, Colleges and universities (Admission)
L.A. Police Chief Willie Williams Gets $375,000 Deal to Leave Police Department Early
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Willie L. Williams, Severance pay, Black police chiefs (Salaries), Los Angeles (Calif.) (Police)
United Church of Christ Says Chavis Can No Longer be a Minister in Its Denomination
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Benjamin F. Chavis (American clergyman and civil rights leader.); 1948-, Nation of Islam, United Church of Christ
Judge Dismisses Charges Against Police in Death of Football Player's Cousin
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Jonny Gammage, Milton Mulholland, Michael Albert, Police brutality, Trials (Murder), Trials (Pennsylvania), Brentwood (Pa.) (Police)
Studies Show Men Do Better in Marriage Than Women
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Marriage, Men (Psychology), Married men
Clinton Says Government Will Give Jobs to 10,000 Welfare Recipients
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Bill Clinton; 1946-., Public welfare, Workfare, Government employees
First Black Flight Attendant is Still Fighting Racism
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Ruth Carol Taylor, Flight attendants, Blacks (Civil rights, History), United States (Race relations, History)
Boston Marathon Has First African Sweep, First African Women's Champion
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Lameck Aguta, Fatuma Roba, Boston Marathon
Former Dallas Cowboy Calvin Hill and Wife Janet Hired as Consultants for Team
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Janet Hill (business consultant.), Calvin Hill (American football player and baseball executive.), Dallas Cowboys (Football team)
Masters Champion Tiger Woods Accepts Apology from Former Champ Fuzzy Zoeller
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Tiger Woods (American golfer.); 1975-, Fuzzy Zoeller (American golfer.), Racial slurs, Golf (Tournaments, Ethical aspects), Masters (Golf tournament)

New Baltimore Civil War Museum Highlights Black History
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Baltimore Civil War Museum (Md.), Underground Railroad (Exhibitions)
Sharon Draper Named Teacher of the Year at White House Ceremony
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Sharon M. Draper (American children's author, young adult novelist and teacher.); 1948-, Teachers (Awards)
Battling Prostate Cancer, Les Brown Steps Down as Host of NY Radio Show
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Les Brown, WBLS (Radio station: New York, N.Y.), Prostate gland (Cancer)
Judge Says Some Maryland State Troopers Target Blacks
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State police (Maryland), Searches and seizures, Blacks (Civil rights)
Rep. Jackson, Ex-Sen. Simon Back Moratorium on Death Penalty
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Jesse L. Jackson (Jr.), Capital punishment (Illinois)
Cecil Fielder and Wife to Sue Florida Sheriff's Dept
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Cecil Fielder (American baseball player.), Stacey Lynn Fielder (wife of Cecil Fielder and beauty contest winner.), Police racism, Brevard County (Fla.) (Sheriff)
Tiger Woods Says He is More Than Black
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Tiger Woods; 1975-., Blacks (Race identity), Racially mixed people
Frank Thomas Defends Robinson Remarks
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Frank Thomas, Jackie Robinson; 1919-1972, Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team), Baseball, Professional (History), Discrimination in sports
Three Suspects in Lenard Clark Beating Case Indicted
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Lenard Clark, Juvenile delinquents and delinquency, Black youth (Crimes against), Chicago (Ill.) (Crime, Race relations)
Babyface and Tracey Edmonds: Hollywood's Hottest Couple
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Babyface, Tracey Edmonds
Celebrities Recall Best Advice Given by Their Mothers
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Black celebrities' families, Mothers, Advice

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