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Woman 'mover' Heads Black Diplomats Group
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Fannie Allen, Thursday Luncheon Group
Waters' Husband OK'd as Envoy to Bahamas
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Sidney Williams, United States (Diplomatic and consular service, Bahamas)
President Clinton Announces New Drug Control Strategy and Visits Inmates of Correctional Facility
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Drug abuse (Therapy, Federal aid), Narcotics laws and regulations
Morial, Mintz Face Runoff After Nasty Campaign for New Orleans Mayoral Seat
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Marc Morial (American civil rights activist and former mayor.), Donald Mintz, New Orleans (La.) (Politics and government)
Joint Center Report Reveals Record Number of Blacks Holding Public Office
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Black public officers
Baltimore Salutes Late Native Son Reginald Lewis
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Reginald F. Lewis (American financier.); 1922-1993, Baltimore (Md.) (Blacks)
UniWorld Ad Agency Celebrates Silver Anniversary with New Ford, Burger King Assignments
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Ford Motor Co, UniWorld Group Inc, Burger King Corporation, Automobiles (Advertising), Fast food restaurants (Advertising)
Man Born Without Arms and Legs Vows to Make it as DJ Or 'die Trying'.
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Patrick Lewis, Handicapped disc jockeys, Black handicapped
Opera Diva Kathleen Battle 'saddened' by Dismissal from Metropolitan Opera
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Kathleen Battle, Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
First National Sickle Cell Research Center Proposed for Southern University
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National Center for Sickle Cell Disease Research (Proposed)

Rev. Al Sharpton Gets Baptized in Brooklyn
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Al Sharpton (American clergyman and political activist.); 1954-, Baptism, Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) (Religion)
Nelson Mandela Revisits Prison Cell He Occupied for 19 Years
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Nelson Mandela (South African president.), African National Congress, Prisons (South Africa), Apartheid, Political prisoners (South Africa), Robben Island (South Africa)
Black Man who Won $960,000 in KKK Lawsuit Wishes He Never Did
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Isiah Ruffin, Ku Klux Klan, Cross burning, Albertville (Ala.) (Race relations)
Tupac Shakur Convicted for Attack on Director Allen Hughes
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Tupac Shakur (American rapper and actor.), Allen Hughes (American film director.), Rap musicians (Crime)
Michigan Basketball Players Get Community Service Sentence
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University of Michigan (Basketball), Theft, Basketball players (Crime), Basketball, College (Ethical aspects)
Bassett, Fishburne Get Oscar Nods for Film 'What's Love Got to Do with It'.
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Angela Bassett, Laurence Fishburne, Academy Awards
Whitney Houston: Eight American Music Awards Make Her Top Female Winner
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Whitney Houston, American Music Awards
Sugar Hill
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Leon Ichaso (Reviews), Sugar Hill (Motion picture) (Reviews)

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