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Blacks' Spending Becomes Important Economic Factor
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Black consumers
Black Diplomat Nominated for Ambassador to Oil-rich Middle East Land of Bahrain
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Johnny Young, United States (Diplomatic and consular service, Bahrain)
South African Police Change Story about 1977 Killing of Steve Biko
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Harold Snyman, Stephen Biko; 1946-1977, South Africa Commission for Truth and Reconciliation, Political prisoners (South Africa), Police (South Africa), Amnesty (South Africa)
Pvt. George Watson, World War II Hero, Saluted with Ship Named in His Honor
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George Watson, Watson (Ship), United States Army (Blacks), World War, 1939-1945 (Blacks)
Poems of the Late Tupac Shakur to be Studied at University of California at Berkeley
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Tupac Shakur (American rapper and actor.), University of California, Berkeley
Alexis Scott Reeves Named Publisher of Atlanta Daily World
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Alexis Scott Reeves (American newspaper publisher.), Atlanta daily world
Houston Comets, Led by MVP Cooper, Win WNBA's First Championship
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Cynthia Cooper (American basketball player and coach.); 1963-, Houston Comets (Basketball team), Women's National Basketball Association, Basketball, Professional (Women, Championships)
Father of Tennis Star Venus Williams Charges Racism During Recent U.S. Open
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Venus Williams (American tennis player.); 1980-, Irina Spirlea (Romanian tennis player.), Richard Williams (American tennis coach and father of Venus and Serena Williams.), Tennis (Women, Tournaments, Ethical aspects), U.S. Open (Tennis tournament) (Women), Discrimination in sports
Michael Jordan Launches New Athletic Clothing and Shoe Line
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Michael Jordan (American basketball player.); 1963-, Nike Inc, Advertising (Testimonials), Basketball shoes, Clothing and dress (Sports clothes)
Los Angeles Homeowners Win $7.7 Million from Insurance Company in Earthquake Case
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Leon Robbins, Insurance, Earthquake, Los Angeles earthquake, 1994 (Economic aspects)

Parents Remain Major Influence on Children's Behavior Well Into Their Teen Years: Study
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Parent and teenager, Youth (Management and training)
Women who Give Birth in Their 40s Likely to Have Long Lives
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Pregnancy and age, Longevity
Oprah Winfrey No. 3 on Forbes' Top 40 Highest-paid Entertainers' List
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Oprah Winfrey, Celebrities (Economic conditions)
Bryant Gumbel Speaks Out on Racism in TV.
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Bryant Gumbel; 1948-., Race relations in television, Blacks in the television broadcasting industry
Florida Family of 5-year-old Drowning Victim Awarded $17.5 Million in His Death
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James Johnson, Drowning, Wrongful death
Do Men Or Women Lie the Most?
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Truthfulness and falsehood, Women and men
Soul Food
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George Tillman (American film director and screenwriter) (Reviews), Soul food (Motion picture) (Reviews)
Chris Rock and HBO's 'Miss Evers' Boys' Win Big at the Emmy Awards Show
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Emmy Awards

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