- Local Newstalk: Early voting begins, bring photo ID; 4th Ward, bricks set for removal
- National: W. African travelers limited to 5 airports; Black images prompt support of voter ID
- Entertainment: Gina Prince-Bythewood directs film 'Beyond the Lights'
- Former Riverside head, three others convicted
- Centerfold: Governor's race & Lt. Governor's race-5 reasons Blacks should vote for these candidates
- Church bombing survivor visits Imani School
- Opinion: Blacks should tell Democrats 'Pay to play'; The rise and fall of voter ID laws
- Affordable Care Act enrollment to start
- Black Panther Party hosts Houston Reunion
- Pro & College Sports: Dallas Cowboys, Murray on a roll
- High School Sports: Navasota's Dickson two-sport star
- Top Events: Cancerforward Key to the Cure kickoff; Oprah's 'The Life You Want' weekend; The Imani School hosts bombing survivor
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