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Vidor's All-white Housing Complex Expected to Get More Blacks in by January
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Housing (Desegregation), Vidor (Tex.) (Race relations, Public housing)
Mandela, de Klerk Accept Nobel Peace Prize While Toni Morrison Picks Up Top Honor for Literature
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Nelson Mandela (South African president.), Frederik Willem De Klerk (South African president.), Toni Morrison (American novelist.); 1931-, Apartheid, Nobel prizes (Peace, Literature), South Africa (Politics and government)
New Evidence on MLK Assassination Denied
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Lewis Garrison, James Earl Ray (American assassin of Martin Luther King, Jr.); 1928-1998, Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968 (Assassination)
Melba Moore Applies for Welfare, Food Stamps
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Melba Moore (American singer and actress.), New York (N.Y.) (Public welfare)
200,000 and Counting: Tampa Woman's Collection of Christmas Ornaments Worth More Than $2 Mil
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Clara Johnson Scroggins; 1931-., Christmas decorations (Collectors and collecting)
Racial Hatred Cited in Commuter Train Shooting Spree that Killed Five, Injured 21
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Colin Ferguson, Long Island RR. mass murder, 1993 (Racial aspects)
Williams Gets 10 Years for Reginald Denny Beating; is Expected to Appeal
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Damian Williams, Reginald Denny, Trials (California), Los Angeles (Calif.) (Riots, 1992, Casualties)
Clinton Opposed to Legalizing Drugs, But Backs Joycelyn Elders
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Joycelyn Elders (American surgeon general.), United States Surgeon-General's Office, Legalization of narcotics, Drugs and crime
Muslims in Armed Forces Get Their Own Chaplain
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Abdul-Rasheed Muhammad, United States Army (Blacks, Chaplains), Muslims (United States)
Burger King Pledges $100m to Help Boost Minority Participation
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Burger King Corporation, Blacks in fast food restaurant management

Obituary
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Felix Houphouet-Boigny (Ivorian president.)
Obituary
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I. Henry Phillips
'Hip-hop' Fashions Focus of Racial Mishap at IN School
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Rap music, High schools (Race relations), Hip-hop, Clothing and dress (Students), Fashion and music, Morocco (Ind.) (Education)
Top Stars Celebrate UNCF's 50th Year of Helping Black College Students in Annual TV Telethon
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United Negro College Fund, Telethons
Soap Opera Star Charles Whitfield Slashed in Bronx
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Charles Malik Whitfield, Bronx (New York, N.Y.) (Crime)
Otis Nixon Leaves Atlanta Braves for $7-million Deal with the Boston Red Sox
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Otis Nixon; 1959-.
Ward Wins Heisman in Record Fashion
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Charlie Ward (American basketball and football player.), Heisman Trophy
Jacksons Refute LaToya's Charge Michael Kept Boys with Him at Family Home
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LaToya Jackson (singer.), Michael Jackson (American singer and songwriter.); 1958-2009, Jackson family (singers.), Child molesting
Superstar Michael Jackson is Back and Ready to Fight Back!
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Michael Jackson (American singer and songwriter.); 1958-2009, Child molesting
Janet Jackson Says, 'It Just Comes to Me' as She Explains Sexy Songs and Dances on Her New World Tour
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Janet Jackson

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