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King's 'I Have a Dream' is Greatest Political Speech of the Century
Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968 (Speeches, addresses, etc)
NY Civil Liberties Report Finds Police Brutality Goes Unpunished
New York Civil Liberties Union, Police brutality, New York (N.Y.) (Police)
Pennsylvania Man Held in Tokyo Over Medical Bill Dispute Released
John W. Hopkins
Noted Chicago Pastor Saluted as "minister of the Millennium".
Louis Rawls
Ivory Coast President Henri Bedie Ousted in Military Coup; Flees Country
Henri Konan Bedie, Robert Guei (Ivorian general.), Cote d'Ivoire (History, Coup, 1999)
'City of Angels'.
Blair Underwood, Vivica A. Fox, City of angels (Television program) (Reviews)
Clinton Pardons Black World War II Sailor Court-martialed for Mutiny
Freddie Meeks; d. 2003, United States Navy, Port Chicago Mutiny, 1944, World War, 1939-1945 (Blacks), Pardon
Child-slaying Suspect Sentenced to 105 Years for Prior Killing
B. J. Brown; d. 1999, Karen Clarke, Russell Peeler, Murder, Sentences (Criminal procedure) (Connecticut), Child witnesses, Bridgeport (Conn.) (Crime)
Court Clerk Arrested and Charged in Theft of Malcolm X's Diary
Malcolm X; 1925-1965, Doug Henderson, Diaries (Theft), New York (N.Y.) (Crime)
Michael Jordan Honored as ESPN's Greatest Athlete of the Century
Michael Jordan (American basketball player.); 1963-, ESPN, Inc, Athletes, Twentieth century

Surgeon General David Satcher's Report Notes Shame and Costs Deter Many from Seeking Treatment for Mental Disorders
David Satcher (American surgeon general.); 1941-, United States Surgeon-General's Office, Mental health, Psychotherapy (Costs)
Dick Gregory and Martin Luther King III Urge Black Men to Get Tested for Prostate Cancer
Martin Luther King (III); 1957-, Dick Gregory (American comedian, author and civil rights leader.); 1932-, Blacks (Health and hygiene), Prostate gland (Cancer, Diagnosis)
Eddie Murphy and Wife Nicole Become Parents of Their Fourth Child, Daughter, Zola Ivy Murphy
Eddie Murphy (American comedian and actor.), Nicole Mitchell (American model and wife of comedian and actor Eddie Murphy.)
Halle Berry and Eric Benet Plan to Marry
Eric Benet (American singer.), Halle Berry (American actress.)
Andrew Young Released from Hospital After Cancer Surgery in Atlanta
Andrew Young; 1932-., Prostate gland (Cancer, Surgery)
Notorious B.I.G.'s Posthumous New Album, 'Born Again', Tops Charts at No. 1 in First Week
Notorious B.I.G. (Musician) (American rapper.)
Rutgers Women's Basketball Coach Stringer is 1st Black Female to Earn 600 Career Victories
C. Vivian Stringer (American basketball coach.); 1948-, Rutgers University (Camden campus) (Basketball, Women), Basketball records
Tiger Woods Named AP Male Athlete of the Year
Tiger Woods; 1975-., Sports (Awards)
Kimberly Elise and Camryn Manheim Star in TV Movie, 'The Loretta Claiborne Story'.
Kimberly Elise (American actress.); 1971-, Camryn Manheim (American actress.); 1961-, Loretta Claiborne (American runner.); 1953-, Loretta Claiborne story (Television program) (Reviews)
Music World Mourns Death of Curtis Mayfield
Curtis Mayfield (American rhythm and blues singer.); 1942-1999
Three Ministers from Same Family Killed in Michigan Auto Crash
Charlene Page, Kenneth Page, Ruthie Page, Traffic accidents (Michigan)
Combs Denies Having Gun After Arrest Following Club Shooting
Diddy (American rapper, record producer and actor.), Jennifer Lopez (American actress and singer.), Firearms (Laws and regulations, New York (State)), New York (N.Y.) (Crime)

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