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Southern Baptists Pick President Who Worked for Racial Unity

As ideological divisions wracked the Southern Baptist Convention this year ahead of a pivotal national meeting, one of the leading candidates for its presidency, Ed Litton, embraced a role as the man best equipped to build bridges and promote unity. “From t...

MacKenzie Scott Gifts Record $20 Million to UC Merced

Billionaire MacKenzie Scott's decision to target education in her latest round of donations paid off for three Valley schools on Tuesday. UC Merced topped the local recipients, receiving $20 million. "In the most significant act of generosity in the hist...

Confused About CA Reopening? Here Are the New Rules

Californians can eat, drink and rub shoulders at restaurants, movie theaters and most other businesses without COVID-19 restrictions as the state fully reopened Tuesday. Here are some things to know about the changes: What Is Happening? When the pandemic hit...
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