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At House Hearings Black Caucus Cites Urgency for End to Dixie Church Fires
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Congressional Black Caucus, United States Congress House Committee on the Judiciary, Black church burnings
Art Dealer Thurlow Tibbs Donates Major Collection of African-American Art to Corcoran Gallery in
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Thurlow Evans Tibbs; d. 1997, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Art, Black (Collectors and collecting)
National Park Service to Take Over Management of Rev. King's Tomb
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Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968 (Tomb), United States National Park Service, Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site and Preservation District
Man who Forced Woman to Jump to Her Death in Detroit River Sentenced to 16-40 Years
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Deletha Word; d. 1995, Martell Welch, Sentences (Criminal procedure) (Michigan), Drowning, Trials (Murder), Detroit (Mich.) (Crime, Traffic accidents)
Homeless Student, 18, who Studied on the Subway Gets Scholarship to Cornell University
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Camara Barrett, Cornell University, Homeless youth (Education, New York (State)), New York (N.Y.) (Homeless, Youth)
Pentagon Puzzled by Blacks' Lack of Interest in Joining the Military
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United States (Armed Forces, Recruiting, enlistment, etc, Blacks)
Celebrities who Have Overcome Obstacles
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Adversity, Black celebrities (Psychology)
Larry Demery Sentenced to Life in James Jordan Murder Case
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Larry Martin Demery, James Jordan; d. 1993, Trials (Murder), Sentences (Criminal procedure) (North Carolina)
Maryland Police Squad Stops Black Drivers More: AP Study
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State police (Maryland), Blacks (Civil rights), Searches and seizures
Oprah Winfrey, Montel Williams and Kevin Mambo Among Winners at Daytime Emmy Awards
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Emmy Awards

Atlanta Life Names Charles Cornelius President and CEO.
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Charles Cornelius, Atlanta Life Insurance Company
New Business Award Named for Commerce Secretary Ron Brown
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Ron Brown; 1941-1996, White House Conference on Corporate Citizenship, Business (Awards)
Vanessa Williams, Arnold Schwarzenegger Star in Thriller 'Eraser'.
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Vanessa Williams (American singer and actress.), Arnold Schwarzenegger (Austrian-American actor and governor.), Chuck Russell (Reviews), Eraser (Motion picture) (Reviews)

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