In the past eight months, Founders Group International has acquired 22 Grand Strand golf courses, a tee time call center, two golf package companies, a few popular golf- and tourism-related websites, a course membership program, well over 300 acres of undeveloped land, 200 lots and a fledgling 80-resident multifamily housing development, all at a self-estimated cost of more than $100 million.

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Rick Santorum on Bruce Jenner: ‘If he says he’s a woman, then he’s a woman’

“If he says he’s a woman, then he’s a woman,” Santorum said. “My responsibility as a human being is to love and accept everybody. Not to criticize people for who they are. I can criticize, and I do, for what people do, for their behavior. But as far as for who they are, you have to respect everybody, and these are obviously complex issues for businesses, for society, and I think we have to look at it in a way that is compassionate and respectful of everybody.”

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Baltimore relieved by charges, weary of curfew

People seeking racial justice and rebuilding for Baltimore planned a day of prayer and healing, even as others chafed under a curfew set to expire early Monday. City leaders refused calls to lift the curfew following the city's top prosecutor's announcement that charges had been filed against six officers accused of fatally injuring a black man in police custody.

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