San Francisco may change ‘problematic’ names of 44 schools

More than two dozen of California’s Bay Area schools have been flagged for being named after “problematic figures,” including Abraham Lincoln and George Washington. San Francisco School District officials released the list of 44 learning institutions this week, all of which failed to meet their criteria based on “relevance and appropriateness.”

Calif. breaks records with 1.5M ballots cast

Election Day is quickly approaching and a historic number of Californians have already cast their ballots. According to Secretary of State Alex Padilla, more than 1.5 million people have returned their ballots, compared to around 150,000 at the same point in 2016.