January 30, 2014


  • Entertainment: Kevin Hart plays romantic role in new film
  • Newstalk: Houstonians rally for school choice
  • National: Election Commission urges voting reforms
  • Alice Walker subject of PBS documentary
  • President Obama speaks to nation; Obama calls for ‘year of action’; Executive actions Obama will take; Commentary: Obama seeks to do something with do-nothing
  • Children of color under 2 now a majority
  • Black History Month schedule of events
  • Pro & College Sports: Super Bowl XLVIII: Broncos vs. Seahawks a classic match-up
  • High School Sports: Washington relishes role as Lions leader

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