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The weekly source of African American political and entertainment news.
 

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Detroit Mayor Charged With Perjury
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Kwame M. Kilpatrick (American mayor); 1970- (Trials, litigation, etc, Sexual behavior), Trials (Perjury), Detroit (Mich.) (Political corruption)
Barack Obama Answers Critics: Delivers Historic Speech On Race In America
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Barack Obama (American president); 1961- (Speeches, addresses, etc), Jeremiah A. Wright (Jr., American clergyman) (Political and social views), United States (Race relations)
Breach Of Obama Passport File Launches State Dept. Probe
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Barack Obama (American president); 1961- (Presidential campaign, 2008), United States Dept. of State, Passports (United States), Political ethics, Presidential campaigns (2008)
U.N. Panel Criticizes U.S. Standards On Racial Equality
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Equality, United States (Race relations)
This Week In Black History
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Toni Morrison (American novelist); 1931- (Awards), Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968 (Assassination)
Busta Rhymes Gets Three Years' Probation
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Busta Rhymes (American rapper) (Trials, litigation, etc), Trials (Assault and battery)
Rutgers' Coach Stringer Shares Personal Story Of Strength And Power
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C. Vivian Stringer (American basketball coach); 1948-
Only The Best For Berry's Baby
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Halle Berry (American actress) (Family), Children of celebrities
Day 26: 'Making The Band 4' Group Debuts Hot Album
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Diddy (American rapper, record producer and actor.), Day26 (Musical group), Rhythm and blues music (Sound recordings)
Urban-Fiction Set To Heat Up The Summer With Hot New Titles
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Vickie Stringer (American novelist and publisher.), Urban fiction

People
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Laurena L. Emhoff (American newspaper executive) (Selection and appointment), Alphonce J. Brown (Jr., American fund raiser) (Selection and appointment), Lorraine Branham (American journalism professor) (Selection and appointment), Michael A. House (American newspaper executive) (Selection and appointment), Carolyn Mosby-Williams (American marketing executive) (Selection and appointment), Blacks
NY. Gov. Paterson, Wife Admit They Had Several Affairs
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David A. Paterson (American governor); 1954- (Sexual behavior), Michelle Paige Paterson (American health care executive and wife of goveronr David A. Paterson) (Sexual behavior), Adultery, New York (State) (Politics and government)
Actor Ivan Dixon, 76, 'Hogan's Heroes' TV Star, Dies
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Ivan Dixon (American actor and television director.); 1931-2008
'Meet The Browns': Film Continues To Boost Tyler Perry Brand
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Tyler Perry (American playwright, screenwriter, actor and director.), Meet the Browns (Motion picture)

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