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National Report
Oprah Winfrey (American television talk show host.), Barack Obama (American president); 1961- (Presidential campaign, 2008), Marion Jones (American sprinter, long jumper and basketball player); 1975- (Drug use), Creflo A. Dollar (Jr., American evangelist.), Blacks
Former NFL Player Eyes Loftier Heights As He Suits Up For 1st Flight As Astronaut
Leland D. Melvin (American astronaut.); 1964-, Athletes as astronauts, Space flight
This Week In Black History
Pinckney Benton Stewart Pinchback (American lawyer and governor.); 1837-1921, Bill Pickett (American cowboy.); ca. 1860-1932
Beyonce, T.I., Akon, Rihanna Win At American Music Awards
Beyonce (American singer and actress.), T. I. (Musician) (American rapper and actor.); 1980-, Rihanna (Barbadian singer.), American Music Awards
Lawyer's Professional Leap Earns New Gig With Diddy
Diddy (American rapper, record producer and actor.), Heather Joy Thompson (American lawyer and personal assistant.), Oprah Winfrey show (Television program), YouTube (Web site)
Hill Harper Protege Follows Actor's Footsteps From Harvard To Hollywood, Lands 'Great Debaters'.
Voltaire Rico Sterling (American actor.), Hill Harper (American actor.); 1966-, Great debaters (Motion picture)
Felicia 'Snoop' Pearson
Felicia Pearson (American actress); 1980-, Wire (Television program)
Where Are . . . The Sylvers?
Leon Sylvers (III, American singer and record producer.), Angie Sylvers-Polk (American singer.); 1960-, Foster Sylvers (American singer.); 1962-, Edmund Sylvers (American singer.); 1957-2004, Sylvers (Musical group)
'Jamie Foxx Show' Actress Sparks New 'Enthusiasm' In HBO Improv Comedy
Ellia English (American actress and singer.)

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