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Justice Harry Blackmun Says He'll No Longer Support Death Penalty
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Harry A. Blackmun (American Supreme Court justice.), United States Supreme Court (Decisions), Capital punishment
Rep. Fields Leads Fight to Keep Blacks in Congress
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Cleo Fields; 1962-., Gerrymander, Black suffrage, Apportionment (Election law), Louisiana (Politics and government)
Slater Selects School for Agency Program
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Rodney Slater (American Secretary of transportation.); 1955-, United States Federal Highway Administration, Education (Washington (D.C.)), Vocational education (Federal aid), Blacks (Education)
President Clinton Signs Environmental Justice Order
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Environmental justice
Tevin Campbell: Attracting Teens and Adults with Hit Album 'I'm Ready'.
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Tevin Campbell
Bulls' Pippen Cleared on Weapons Charges
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Scottie Pippen (American basketball player.), Chicago (Ill.) (Crime)
O'Bannon Brothers Key UCLA Bruins Success
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Ed O'Bannon (American basketball player.), Charles O'Bannon (basketball player.), University of California, Los Angeles (Basketball)
Obituary
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Jersey Joe Walcott (American boxer.); 1914-1994
Morris Hospitalized After Being Shot in Robbery Attempt
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Garrett Morris; 1937-., Robberies and assaults, Los Angeles (Calif.) (Crime)
Actress Halle Berry Reveals She'll Show Sexy Side in Upcoming Film
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Halle Berry

Avid Bowler Has Plenty of 'spare' Time After Winning $15 Million Georgia Lottery
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Rebecca Strong, Lottery winners
Philip Simmons, 82, Inducted Into South Carolina Hall of Fame
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Philip Simmons, South Carolina Hall of Fame, Blacks (South Carolina)
Father Clements Starts 'One Church, One Addict' Program
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George Clements (American priest and child benefactor.); 1932-, Catholic Church (Black clergy), Church work with drug addicts
Eight-year-old Minister Says 'God Pulled My Heart to Preach'.
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Charles Edward Smith, Black clergy, Children as ministers, Jackson (Miss.) (Religion)
Tribute to Curtis Mayfield
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Curtis Mayfield (American rhythm and blues singer); 1942-1999 (Sound recordings, Reviews), Black music (Sound recordings, Reviews), Rock music (Sound recordings, Reviews)
Lightning Jack
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Simon Wincer (Reviews), Lightning Jack (Motion picture) (Reviews)
Babyface: Talks about His New Marriage and Life Without Writing Partner L. A. Reid
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Babyface

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