The Defender Digital Editions

November 24, 2016


  • Local News Talk: Houston gets new chiefs; African-American memorial unveiled
  • National: CBC faces future with Trump; Philando Castile’s family relieved after cop charged
  • Entertainment: Forest Whitaker, The ‘Arrival’ interview
  • Children’s book authors pledge to combat bigotry
  • Center Fold: Credit Check-up; What is good credit; Dos and Don’ts of Credit
  • FBI: U.S. hate crimes are soaring
  • ‘Racial Battle Fatigue’ is real
  • Pro & College Sports: Coming into his own, Texans AJ Bouye
  • High School Sports: Keondre Coburn wreaks havoc for Westfield
  • Millions of taxpayers face refund delays in 2017
  • Top Events: The Self Foundation; Sing for Hope Gala; Fox Screening of ‘Star’

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