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Blacks File $100 Mil. Racial Bias Suit Against Cracker Barrel Restaurant Chain
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Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc (Suits and claims), Race discrimination, United States (Race relations)
Abu-Jamal's Death Sentence is Overturned by Federal Judge
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Mumia Abu-Jamal, Daniel Faulkner; d. 1981 (Murder), Trials (Murder), Capital punishment (Pennsylvania), Criminal justice, Administration of (Pennsylvania)
After 40-year Wait, Woman OKs Surgeons to Remove 25-pound Abdominal Tumor
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Kathleen Smith, Fibroid tumors (Surgery)
Surprising Number of North Carolina Blacks Live to 100 and Beyond
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Blacks (Mortality), Longevity
Singer Phil Perry Tells why Love Songs are Timeless
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Phil Perry (American singer.), Love songs
Lou Rawls, Debbie Allen, Yolanda Adams and Bishop T. D. Jakes Host UNCF TV Special, 'An Evening of Stars'.
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United Negro College Fund, Celebrities (Charitable contributions)
Morehouse College Senior Christopher Elders Named Only Black U.S. Rhodes Scholar for 2002
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Christopher Elders, University of Oxford
Citing Man's Weight, Judge Takes Kids Away from 500-pound Foster Father in Buffalo, NY.
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Brian Jones, Foster home care, Buffalo (N.Y.) (Child welfare)
Condoleezza Rice, Yvonne Cagle Honored at National Council of Negro Women Gala
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Condoleezza Rice (American Secretary of state); 1954- (Awards), Yvonne Cagle (American physician and astronaut); 1959- (Awards)
Black NFL Rookies Making Major Impact on Teams
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Football, Professional, Black football players

Blues Legend Rufus Thomas Succumbs at 84
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Rufus Thomas; 1917-2001
Surgeon General Issues Warning that Obesity is Now a Major Threat to Life in U.S.
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David Satcher (American surgeon general.); 1941-, Blacks (Health and hygiene), Obesity
Magic Johnson
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Earvin Johnson (American basketball player and coach.); 1959-
Rap Group Sugarhill Gang is Awarded $3 Million in Ad Suit
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Sugarhill Gang (Musical group), Turner Broadcasting System, Inc (Suits and claims), Snapple Beverage Corporation (Suits and claims)

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