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Revived NAACP Emerges at 87th Convention in NC.
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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Why are People Staying Single Longer?
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Single people
Spelman College Raises $113.8 Million in Capital Campaign; Exceeds Original Goal
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Spelman College
Clinton Unveils Plan to Track Illegal Guns
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Bill Clinton; 1946-., United States Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, Government information (Databases), Firearms dealers (Ethical aspects), Youth and firearms, Gun control
ATF Settles Lawsuit Filed by Black Agents
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United States Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, Black government employees, Blacks (Employment)
Tennis Legend Arthur Ashe's Statue Unveiled in His Hometown
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Arthur Ashe; 1943-1993 (Statues), Monument Avenue (Richmond, Va.), Richmond (Va.) (Monuments, statues, etc)
National League Wins All-star Game; Retiring Ozzie Smith Applauded
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Ozzie Smith; 1954-., Baseball, Professional (All-star games)
Bowe Victory Takes Back Seat to Post-fight Melee
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Riddick Bowe, Andrew Golota; 1968-., Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.), Boxing (Ethical aspects)
Alice Coachman, 1st Black Woman Gold Medalist, to be Honored
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Alice Coachman; 1923-., Olympic Games, 1948 (London, England), High jumping (Women, History)
Michael Jordan Becomes Highest Paid NBA Player with One-year Bulls Contract Worth $25-30 Million
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Michael Jordan (American basketball player.); 1963-, Chicago Bulls (Basketball team)

Georgia's McKinney, Bishop Win Dem Primary Despite Newly Drawn Congressional Districts
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Cynthia McKinney; 1955-., Sanford Dixon Bishop; 1947-., Apportionment (Election law), Black suffrage, Georgia (Politics and government)
Samuel L. Jackson Stars in Deep South Thriller 'A Time to Kill'.
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Samuel L. Jackson, Joel Schumacher (Reviews), Time to kill (Motion picture) (Reviews)
Surgeon General's Report on Physical Activity Reveals Moderate Activity is Key to Good Health
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United States Surgeon-General's Office, Exercise
Jennifer Holliday Appears on 'Rosie O'Donnell Show' in Celebration of Her Greatest Hits Album
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Jennifer Holliday (American singer.)
Boyz II Men Will Sing National Anthem During Olympics
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Francis Scott Key (American lawyer and poet); 1779-1843, Boyz II Men (Musical group), Olympic Games, 1996 (Atlanta, Ga.)

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