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Ray Charles, Cab Calloway Among Arts Awardees at Gala White House Ceremony
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National Medal of Arts
Oakland Fetes Opening of New $191 Mil. Federal Building in the Bay Area
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Oakland (Calif.) (Public buildings)
AME Bishop Brookins Forced to Step Down as Head of Famed D.C. District
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H. Hartford Brookins, African Methodist Episcopal Church (Finance), Washington (D.C.) (Religion)
Whitney's Limo Stopped by Police in Case of Mistaken Identity
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Whitney Houston, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Police, John F. Kennedy International Airport, Narcotics laws and regulations
Whoopi Goldberg Defends Ted Danson's Blackface Act at Friars Club Roast
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Whoopi Goldberg (American actress.), Ted Danson (American actor.), Friars Club, Celebrity roasts, Blackface entertainers, Racial slurs
Wonder Gives Recording Gear to Ellington School
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Stevie Wonder (American singer and songwriter.), Duke Ellington School of the Arts (Washington, D.C.)
Nobel Prize in Literature a 'knockout' for Morrison, 1st Black Award Recipient
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Toni Morrison (American novelist.); 1931-, Nobel prizes (Literature)
Young Man, Older Woman
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Millie Jackson (American singer) (Reviews)
Cecil Williams Celebrates 30th Year as Pastor of California's Glide Memorial
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Cecil Williams (American clergyman.); 1929-, Black clergy, United Methodist Church, San Francisco (Calif.) (Religion)
Charlotte's Johnson Signs Biggest Deal in NBA History
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Larry Johnson (American basketball player.)

Michael Jordan Says: 'the Thrill of the Game is Gone' and Retires
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Michael Jordan (American basketball player.); 1963-
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Awards $5.7 Mil. to Historically Black Colleges
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Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Black colleges and universities (Gifts, contributions, etc)

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