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November 17, 2016


  • Local Newstalk: HPD body cams scrutinized
  • National: Donald Trump’s 10 point plan for Black America
  • Opinion: Trump won, but white supremacy won’t
  • Ruth Negga: The ‘Loving’ interview
  • Entertainment: ‘Almost Christmas’ hopes to make holiday magic, Ensemble salutes Texas playwrights
  • Health-Defender Special Edition: 10 things about the digestive system
  • Tummy aches: What parents should know
  • Common gastrointestinal disorders
  • Memorial Hermann-Seminars will discuss Advantage plans, benefits; Texas Children’s Hospital-Colds versus allergies; Include more fruits, vegetables in your child’s diet
  • Center Fold: About gastrointestinal cancer; Clearing up the facts about colonoscopies
  • MD Anderson- It was her dream to compete in an Ironman triathlon; Five ways to persuade a picky eater; Lower the risks of contracting food poisoning; Houston Health Department- Game-changing HIV prevention drug PrEP now available; Kelsey-Seybold-What you should know about lupus
  • Standardized tests cause Black concern
  • Pro & College Sports: SWAC Championship matchup coming into focus
  • High School Sports: Marshall QB Jabari James is a true double threat
  • Could Hillary Clinton still be president?
  • Kamala Harris may become the first female president
  • Top Events: Harvest The Block: Farmer’s Market; Houston Salutes American Heroes Veterans Day Celebration; Sisters in Power

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