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May 26, 2016


  • Local Newstalk: County commissioners race heating up
  • National: Overtime pay rules benefit U.S. workers
  • Houstonians get financially fit with Debt Boot Camp
  • Entertainment: Taylor hosts cyber concert
  • HISD honors Educators of the Year
  • Center Fold: 2016 State Of Black America; National Urban League releases annual report; Modern-day segregation in public schools
  • Opinion: Bernie and duh Donald: Angry white men
  • Professor Eddie Glaude talks race relations
  • Pro & College Sports: UH Cougar track dominant again
  • High School Sports: Pearland’s Stewart has sights on state
  • Texas jails a death sentence for Blacks?
  • Top Events: Teal Scholarship Fund Reception; The Menninger Clinic Annual Luncheon; Alief End of School Year Celebration

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