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Week of October 10, 2019

  • Local & State News: Houston host National Urban League Conference in 2020; Firefighters reject leadership of Pena; Judge says she couldn’t refuse to hug Guyger
  • National News:  Harris and Waters fight homelessness with bills; Trump speaks to young Black conservatives; Advocates say climate change isn’t ‘white thing’
  • Entertainment: Tyler Perry opens massive Atlanta studio; Entertainer Diahann Carroll dead at age 84
  • Center Fold:  10 things to know about your voting rights
  • Health: Why well-woman exams are important
  • Pro & College Sports: Texans cornerback Johnathan Joseph a force on, off field; Remarks by Rockets GM anger some Chinese
  • High School Sports: Lamar playmakers Troy Tisdale, Ka’Veon Griffin a duo to watch
  • Top Events: Decision 2019 Pre-Election Analysis Luncheon; Outstanding Women Pre-Event Reception; 2nd Annual Turning the Pages for Literacy