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Aurelia Brazeal Gets Major U.S. Embassy Post in Japan
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Aurelia Brazeal, United States (Diplomatic and consular service, Japan)
Black Georgia Politician Helps Kill Betting Bill
4
Georgia General Assembly, Horse race betting (Laws and regulations)
Casket on Steps Evokes Apology from Judge who Denounced King's Memory
4
Jack Turner, Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968, Miami (Fla.) (Race relations)
Miller Brewing Co. Honors Publisher John H. Johnson
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John H. Johnson (American magazine publisher.); 1918-2005, Miller Brewing Company
Tambo Visit Centers U.S. Focus on S. Africa Fight
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Oliver Tambo, African National Congress, Apartheid, United States (Foreign relations, South Africa), South Africa (Foreign relations, United States)
Strawberry, Wife Separate, Await Ruling on Her Suit
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Darryl Strawberry
'Roots' Cast Reunites for Show's 10th Anniversary
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Blacks in television
Roots
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Roots (Television program) (Reviews)
Boy, 9, Clad in Underwear, Rescues 6 Sisters, Brothers from Fire on 22-degree Night
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Louzon Davis, Rescue work
Wrong Chemistry Brings End for Coach Van Lier
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Norm Van Lier, Basketball coaches (Dismissal)

Gooden's Ex-fiancee Nabbed en Route to Reconciliation
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Dwight Gooden (American baseball player.), Charlene Pearson
Mixed Marriage 67 Years Ago Has 3 Generations of Mixed Descendants
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Interracial marriage, Cardiff (Wales) (Race relations)
Black Appointed Racing Commissioner in Arkansas
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George J. Hammons, Arkansas Racing Commission
Adolph Caesar Estate Worth $295,000 Goes to Wife, Two Daughters
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Adolph Caesar; d. 1986, Estates, Decedents'.
Black History Month Commemorates One of Greatest Stories in History of the World
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Lerone Bennett; 1928-., Black History Month
Scientists Explore Site of First Free U.S. Blacks
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Blacks (History, Florida), Fort Mose site (Fla.)
First Black Probate Judge Elected in S. Carolina
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Harry C. Brown, Probate courts (South Carolina)
Man Turns in Mother, But Won't Testify Against Her
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Paul DeRosa, Children of drug addicts
Hastings: Critics are Motivated by Racism
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Alcee L. Hastings; 1936-., Judicial ethics, Courts (Florida), Judges (Impeachment)
Drug Free Bronco Feels Good, Chats with Hollywood
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Clarence Kay, Football players (Drug use)
Second Boxing Award Impresses Even Tyson
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Mike Tyson; 1966-., Boxing (Awards)
NFL Bachelors Consider Fine Points of Marriage
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Eric Dickerson (American football player.); 1960-, Kenny Jackson (football player.)
Proud NFL Hall of Famers Bring Black Total to 26
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Pro Football Hall of Fame
Willie Gault Adds Speed to His Swift Lifestyle
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Willie Gault (American sprinter and football player.), Bobsled racing
Rock 'n' Roll Legends are Inducted Into Hall of Fame
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Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum
Whitney Houston: why Success Won't Go to Her Head
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Whitney Houston
Janet Pleased with Wins; Run D.M.C. Shocked with Loss at Music Awards Show
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Janet Jackson, American Music Awards
Richie Talks about Friend, Fellow Star Michael Jackson
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Lionel Richie (American singer and songwriter.), Michael Jackson (American singer and songwriter.); 1958-2009

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