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New Thurgood Marshall Fund Awards Scholarships
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Thurgood Marshall Black Education Fund
Flo Hyman Sports Award Brings Martina to Tears
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Martina Navratilova; 1956-., Flo Hyman Memorial Award
Traveling Exhibit Salutes Black Arkansans During Black History Month
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Blacks (History, Arkansas)
Tab Buford Resigns from Freedom National Bank
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Sharnia Tab Buford, Freedom National Bank of New York
Obituary
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Charles Allen Rawls; d. 1987
UN Forgives Paul Simon for 'Graceland' Album
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Paul Simon (American singer and composer.), Apartheid, Boycott, Popular music (South Africa), United States (Cultural relations, South Africa), South Africa (Cultural relations, United States)
Majority of Blacks Have Been Insulted Due to Race
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Blacks (Attitudes), United States (Race relations)
AIDS Fear Leads Many Singles to Marriage
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AIDS (Disease), Sexual ethics, Single people
Parents' Discipline Style Affects Timing of Teen Sex
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Child rearing, Youth (Sexual behavior)
Study of Race Violence a 'ploy,' Berry Says
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Mary Frances Berry (American historian, civil rights leader and government official.), United States Commission on Civil Rights

Edelman Raps U.S. High Black Infant Death Rate
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Marian Wright Edelman (American children's rights advocate.); 1939-, Infant mortality
Minister Gives Condoms to Stop AIDS, Starts a Controversy on Subject
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Carl Thitchener, AIDS (Disease) (Religious aspects), Condoms
Klan Burns King Photo, 1,000 React in Louisville
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Ku Klux Klan, Louisville (Ky.) (Race relations)
National Center Helps Victims of Racist Acts Rampant Across Nation
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Center for Democratic Renewal, North Carolina (Race relations)
Vanderbilt Orders Frats to Integrate Or Close
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Vanderbilt University, College fraternities, Colleges and universities (Desegregation)
Probe Interracial Dating Policy at Bible College
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Pillsbury Baptist Bible College, Interracial dating, Church colleges and universities (Race relations)
Indianapolis Principal Axed After Playing 'Klan' Tune
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David A. Garrett, Ku Klux Klan, Indianapolis (Ind.) (Education, Race relations)
The Univ. of Idaho Honors Hampton with Music School
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Lionel Hampton, University of Idaho Lionel Hampton School of Music
U.S. Military Academy Seeks Minority Candidates
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United States Military Academy, Black cadets
Teachers Can be Ousted for Swearing at Students
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J. D. Martin, Midland College (Tex.), College teachers (Dismissal), Swearing
Calls from Cosby Give Sick Teen Will to Live
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Bill Cosby; 1937-., Clarence Pettaway, Cancer in children
Five-year, $4 Million Cancer Control Program Set for Chicago Blacks
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Blacks (Health and hygiene), Cancer (Prevention), Chicago (Ill.) (Public health)
'Air' Jordan Rates High Marks in Men's Fashion
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Michael Jordan (American basketball player.); 1963-, Clothing and dress (Men)
Carl Lewis, Two Musicians Kick Off World Peace Run
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Carl Lewis (American sprinter and long jumper.); 1961-, World Peace Run, 1987
'Amen' Star Clifton Davis Denies TV Guide Story
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Clifton Davis (American actor, songwriter clergyman.)
Calif.'s First Black-elected Sheriff: Humble and Proud
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Charles Byrd, Black sheriffs, Siskiyou County (Calif.) (Sheriff)
Fla. Man who Used Child for Drug Deal Collateral Jailed
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Floyd W. Cook, Marijuana (Laws and regulations, Florida), Children of drug addicts, Daytona Beach (Fla.) (Crime)
Drug Testing OK with Most Black Pilots, Execs Say
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Black air pilots, Air pilots (Drug use), Drug abuse (Testing)
Anti-baldness Drug Linked with Sexual Staying Power
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Baldness remedies, Minoxidil, Sexual disorders
Blacks Follow Trend in Pursuing Business Degree
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Business education, Black college students
Leonard Adds New Tactic in Preparing for Hagler
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Sugar Ray Leonard; 1956-., Marvin Hagler; 1954-., Boxing
Ex-pitcher Jenkins Named to Canadian Hall of Fame
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Ferguson Jenkins; 1943-., Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame
Aaron Bearing Up Under Pressure with the Braves
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Hank Aaron; 1934-., Atlanta Braves (Baseball team), Blacks in baseball management, Discrimination in sports
Sampson Missed All-star Game, May Sit Out Season
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Ralph Sampson, Houston Rockets (Basketball team), Basketball, Professional (Accidents and injuries)
PGAer Calvin Peete Hosts Fla. Benefit Golf Tourney
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Calvin Peete, Golf (Tournaments)
Three Major Gifts Blacks Gave to America
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Blacks (History)
All-star Weekend Salutes the Greatness of Dr. J.
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Julius Erving; 1950-.
Stars Talk about Marriage Proposals
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Black celebrity couples, Marriage proposals
Grace Jones 'slugs' Press Agent, Paper Says
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Grace Jones (American singer and actress.)
Whitney Houston a Hit at Italian Music Show
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Whitney Houston, Music festivals (Italy)
Little Richard Eulogizes Liberace, who Also Wore Flamboyant Stage Outfits
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Little Richard
Obituary
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Liberace; 1919-1987

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