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Week of May 16, 2019

  • Local & State: Proposition B ruled unconstitutional, void; Maleah Davis disappearance raises questions; UH Black Studies celebrates 50 years; Students, Defender partner on covering TX state politics; KCOH crew is back! TSU recognizes James Prince with honorary degree
  • National: Officer faces reckoning for Garner chokehold death; Administration mixed up on health care law
  • Entertainment: TV shows with Black stars get the boot
  • Center Fold:  Advocates shine light on broken foster care system
  • College & Pro Sports:  Quinton Bell living his NFL dream
  • High School Sports:  Ashton O’Conner Shadow Creek sprinter displays speed at meet
  • Top Events: Delta Education and Charitable Foundation 2019 Scholarship Reception; African American Mayors Association Annual Conference; 18th Annual Comcast Cares Day