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Bush Notes Plan for Visit to Africa at Welcoming for Congo's Sassou-Nguesso
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Denis Sassou-Nguesso (Congolese president); 1943- (Visit to the United States)
Black Clerics Call for Resignation of District Rep Over Racist Comment
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John Balen, Racial slurs, Black clergy (Political activities), Lake County (Ill.) (Race relations)
Mandela's Release Sparks Drive for Unity in South Africa
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Nelson Mandela (South African president.), African National Congress, Apartheid, Political prisoners (South Africa)
NAACP Neutral on Thomas Appeals Court Nomination; Committee Deliberating
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Clarence Thomas, United States Court of Appeals (District of Columbia Circuit), National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Judges (Selection and appointment)
Indicted for Perjury and Cocaine Possession, Barry Declares He'll be Cleared
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Marion Barry; 1936-., Politicians (Drug use), Washington (D.C.) (Politics and government)
James 'Cool Papa' Bell Still Keeps Cool at 86
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Cool Papa Bell; 1903-1991
Douglas-Tyson Rematch Faces Hard Negotiations
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Mike Tyson; 1966-., Buster Douglas, Boxing
Michael Jordan Explains why He Sticks Out Tongue While Playing Basketball
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Michael Jordan (American basketball player.); 1963-
N.Y. Man Still Handles Road, Romance at 109
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Layne Hall, Centenarians, Aged automobile drivers
Freeman, Washington Get Oscar Nods, Lee Snubbed
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Spike Lee, Academy Awards

Blacks Don't Share in Boom at Law Firms: Study
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Law firms, Black lawyers
Rosa Parks Lauded on Her 77th Birthday at Kennedy Center Gala
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Rosa Parks (American civil rights activist.); 1913-2005, Montgomery (Ala.) Bus Boycott, 1955
Blacks Hail $1 Billion Major Reinvestment Plan
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Blacks (Housing), Boston (Mass.) (Housing, Banks)
Public Enemy's Flavor Flav Jailed for Child Support
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Flavor Flav (American rapper.); 1959-, Support (Domestic relations)
B.B. Sings the Blues for President Bush
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B. B. King, Blues music
Womack Says Love of Son Inspires New Song
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Bobby Womack, Youth (Drug use)
Ella Fitzgerald Saluted at New York City Gala
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Ella Fitzgerald (American singer.)
Glover Gives $100,000 Gift to College for His Mother
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Danny Glover, Paine College, Black colleges and universities (Gifts, contributions, etc)
Janet Jackson Proves She is More Than a Little Sister
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Janet Jackson

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