The Defender Digital Editions

December 01, 2016


  • Local Newstalk: Millions may now lose overtime pay, raises; ‘Candy Man’ supported through diagnosis
  • National: The Trump Impact- Black federal workers could be hurt; ‘Stand Your Ground’ law leads to spike in killings
  • Gun sales surge among Blacks, minorities
  • Supreme Court hears Texas death penalty case
  • Center Fold: Act Now! Open enrollment deadline: Dec 15; Which health insurance marketplace plan is right for you?
  • How to choose your 2017 health plan
  • Entertainment: Fox political analyst Eboni K. Williams
  • DTP Poetry slam showcases youth
  • UT fires Charlie Strong, hires UH’s Tom Herman
  • Pro & College Sports: Rockets Clint Capela proving himself as a starter
  • High School Sports: Little big man of North Shore

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