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Ala. State Sen. Forced to Quit U.S. House Race After Defending Slavery
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Charles Davidson, Alabama Legislature, Slavery, Alabama (Race relations)
Alabama Minister Gets $1 Million After Spending 13 Years in Prison for Two Murders He Didn't Commit
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Freddie Lee Gaines, Alabama Legislature, Miscarriage of justice, Criminal justice, Administration of (Alabama)
Maryland's First Black Treasurer Qualifies Minority-owned Banks for State Investments
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Richard N. Dixon, Maryland State Treasurer, Black investment banking
Relationships with Mothers-in-law Improve with Age, Poll Reveals
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Mothers-in-law
Should Parents be Responsible for the Crimes of Their Children?
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Juvenile delinquents and delinquency, Parent and child (Law)
Harvey Gantt Wins N. Carolina Primary, Earns Rematch with Sen. Jesse Helms
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Harvey Gantt; 1934-., Jesse A. Helms, North Carolina (Politics and government)
Two Long-lost Brothers are United on Alabama University Football Team
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Steven Kelley, Joe Jackson, Troy State University (Football)
Obituary
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Calvin Agustine Hoffman Waller; 1937-1996
Obituary
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George D. Kelsey; 1910-1996
Obituary
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Herbert Brownell (American Attorney general.); 1904-1996

Clinton Backs Legislation for Interracial Adoptions and Adoption Tax Credit
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Bill Clinton; 1946- (Relations with Congress), Tax credits, Interracial adoption, Adoption and adopted children
Martin Lawrence Picked Up by Police for Strange Behavior; Suffered Exhaustion, Dehydration: Doctor
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Martin Lawrence (American comedian and actor.)
President Clinton Announces Plan to Help Teen Welfare Moms
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Bill Clinton; 1946-., Public welfare, Teenage mothers (Education)
Howard University Announces New Plan to Save $2 Million
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Howard University
Remarks by Late Women's Rights Crusader Sparks Blacks' Objection to University's Effort to Honor Her
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Carrie Chapman Catt; 1859-1947, Iowa State University, Woman suffrage, Colleges and universities (Race relations), Racial slurs
Black Enterprise Magazine's Top 100 Black Firms Hit the $13 Billion Mark
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Black business enterprises
Blacks Among 109 Victims in Fatal ValuJet Plane Crash in Florida
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Aviation (Accidents)
Eartha Kitt Portrays Jazz Singer Billie Holiday in One-woman Musical
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Eartha Kitt (American singer and actress.), Billie Holiday (American singer.); 1915-1959, Lanie Robertson (Reviews)
Whoopi Goldberg Turns Losing Pro Basketball Team Into a Winner in Comedy Film 'Eddie'.
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Whoopi Goldberg (American actress.), Steve Rash (Reviews), Eddie (Motion picture) (Reviews)
Original Gangstas
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Larry Cohen (American film director and screenwriter) (Reviews), Original gangstas (Motion picture) (Reviews)
August Wilson, George C. Wolfe and Savion Glover Among Nominees for this Year's Tony Award
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Tony Awards

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