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April 18, 2019

Week of April 18, 2019 Local & State: Black mayors will converge on Houston; Former KTSU General Manager George Thomas dies National: Congresswoman Omar says Trump encourages violence; Biden to campaign as extension of...

Lawmakers address programs to reduce prison recidivism

By KATIE BALEVIC Reggie Smith knew that when he left prison, he wanted to go back to school, get a...

Author Mignette Dorsey takes top prize

A dispute over a parking spot turned into a racially-charged, savage beating at the hands of three white police officers. What followed...

Berry Gordy fulfills dreams with Motown reaching 60 years

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Motown Records founder Berry Gordy looked out at the audience at a 60th anniversary tribute to his groundbreaking...

Sharpstown makes noise in soccer playoffs

Sharpstown High School is the last HISD team standing in the soccer playoffs this season as the state semifinal tournament looms in...

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Surprising reason Black Americans are getting skin cancer

Skin cancer rates have more than tripled since 1975, due in part to the depletion of the ozone layer and the ever-rising popularity of...

More aging Americans are using pot to soothe what ails them

The group of white-haired folks — some pushing walkers, others using canes — arrive right on time at the gates of Laguna...

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