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27th Annual Pan African Film and Arts Festival to Screen Aretha Franklin’s Amazing Grace Concert at Directors Guild of America on Opening Night February 7

Congresswoman Maxine Waters is now the first Black and the first woman to chair the powerful House Financial Services Committee. Having served on this committee since 1995, and its Ranking Member in the previous Congress, Waters will set the committee’s agenda in key areas affecting the economy, banking, housing, insurance and securities. 

Newsom Shares Vision for California in Inauguration Speech

Former Mayor of San Francisco and Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom was sworn in as California’s 40th governor on Monday to the backdrop of serene gospel music provided by Compton-based choir Voice of Destiny. Newsom’s first speech as governor touched on his vision for California and his plans to keep the Golden State in the national spotlight.

Wilder vs Fury Championship Recap

This past weekend at Staples Center in Los Angeles, we got the Heavyweight Boxing matchup many boxing fans were eager to see. The Wilder vs. Fury fight left everyone talking about who truly won the fight in grand boxing fashion. For months these two giants sold and promoted their hate for each other when they really were truly just firing each other up for this monumental matchup.

CSUB Leads USC Late On Road But Falls To Trojans

CSU Bakersfield's men's basketball team held a lead over the USC Trojans with under six minutes to go in Sunday's road contest, but the host team rallied to take a win over the Roadrunners. Bakersfield led by two points at halftime and gained a seven-point lead halfway through the second period, but USC's potent offense surged for a 90-75 victory in the Galen Center.