July 26, 2018 Democratic Party apologizes to Black voters
Digital Edition of Houston Defender

Week of July 26, 2018 

  • Local & State News: Texas deals with heat wave, energy crisis; Former superintendent Carranza blasts HISD; PVAMU looks at county health disparities; Former students can apply for diplomas
  • National News: Survivor recounts boat accident that killed 17; Democratic Party apologizes to Black voters; Applications open for Disney Dreamers Academy; NAACP troubled by rise in hate crimes; African asylum-seekers in U.S. face challenges
  • Entertainment: Shonda Rhimes brings shows to Netflix; R. Kelly sings about battles in new song
  • Special Health Edition: Life Expectancy: 10 things to know; Heart disease cuts American lives short; Take steps to reduce cancer risks
  • Center Fold: How to Live Longer
  • College & Pro Sports: Astros seek to repeat in second half of season; Shane Evans shows off pro boxing talent
  • High School Sports: Garrison teaches tennis to next generation
  • Top Events: Queendom Day Camp; Houston Jazz & Poetry Night; Kashmere High School Reunion