The discovery of gold in California 168 years ago ignited a fabled rush of gold seekers from every corner of the globe. Those who sought gold usually failed. The big money was made by those who catered to miners’ needs and desires.
As a person of faith, I believe in the power of forgiveness. As an American, I believe in giving an individual an opportunity to redeem their life. As a business leader, I see that when a person experiences a “rebirth,” it’s a great investment.
Illegal, unregulated online poker websites don’t have controls to keep out underage players. They don’t always pay players what they are owed, and if they’re on the lookout for problem gamblers, it’s only so they can exploit them.
At the Governing in Times of Change forum conducted by the Public Policy Institute of California in December, Sacramento mayoral candidate and former Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg recalled the shaping of the bipartisan 2008 budget agreement.
That a Girl Scout troop as large as 12 girls remained together all the way through high school graduation is rare. But the bigger story of Modesto Troop 3380 is that of strength and love as its longtime leader lost her battle with cancer and asked a friend and fellow Girl Scout leader to "inherit" her troop.
Micaela MeyerTeens in the Newsroom
Modesto Girl Scout troop members talk about group's longevity
Police rescue robbery suspect from burning car in Texas