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  • Arrest warrant issued for Santa Barbara TB patient

    SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Officials say an arrest warrant has been issued for a Southern California man with a contagious case of drug-resistant tuberculosis. Santa Barbara County Health Department officials said Friday that 24-year-old Agustin Zeferino discontinued treatment for the disease...

  • CHP: State Sen. Ben Hueso arrested for drunken driving; is latest senator in legal trouble

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — CHP: State Sen. Ben Hueso arrested for drunken driving; is latest senator in legal trouble.

  • CHP: State Sen. Hueso arrested for drunken driving

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California Highway Patrol says Democratic state Sen. Ben Hueso has been arrested on charges of drunken driving. Officer Julie Powell, a spokeswoman for the CHP's Valley division, confirmed the arrest to The Associated Press on Friday but had no other details. The...

  • OC animal shelter sued by nonprofit rescue group

    SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — The head of a nonprofit animal rescue group is suing Orange County's animal shelter, alleging that it euthanizes healthy animals too quickly. The Voice of OC reported Wednesday (http://bit.ly/1tzJtzZ) that the $2.5 million civil suit was filed late last month in Orange...

  • Couple charged in alleged odometer rollback scheme

    ANTIOCH, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors are accusing the operators of a San Francisco Bay Area used car dealer of tampering with odometers to make it seem like vehicles had fewer miles than they actually did. The Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office filed dozens of misdemeanor and felony...

  • Officer shot, suspect killed in San Bernardino

    SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — An officer was shot twice and gravely wounded during an early morning patrol, and his partner killed the gunman during an ensuing shootout in a residential area of San Bernardino, authorities said Friday. The wounded officer was rushed to a hospital in "very...

  • 5 California Things to Know for Today

    Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. SAN BERNARDINO OFFICER FIGHTING FOR HIS LIFE AFTER GUN BATTLEThe gunman was shot dead by the training officer's rookie partner who had been on the job two months; four people...

  • Wildfire near Bakersfield nearly contained

    KERNVILLE, Calif. (AP) — The smoke is clearing from a wildfire that destroyed eight homes northeast of Bakersfield. The U.S. Forest Service says crews continue to build lines around the blaze near Lake Isabella. It's 72 percent contained Thursday night after scorching more than six square...

  • Assembly approves greater disclosure for campaigns

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers are sending legislation to Gov. Jerry Brown to force greater disclosure in political campaigns, passing two bills Thursday aimed at giving voters more information about who is paying for campaigns and appearing in commercials. The state Assembly...

  • California would delete old immigration language

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers are seeking to remove references in state law to a divisive 20-year-old immigration ballot measure in legislation going to Gov. Jerry Brown. Nearly 60 percent of voters approved Proposition 187 in 1994. The measure would have banned immigrants who...

  • Senate rejects banning microbeads in cosmetics

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The state Senate refused on an initial vote to ban plastic microbeads in soaps and cosmetics. Democratic Sen. Hannah-Beth Jackson of Santa Barbara argued that the bill would level the playing field among manufacturers, some of whom already are phasing out the...

  • State military removed from sexual assault cases

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill enshrining into law the state military policy to refer sexual assault cases to civilian prosecutors. The symbolic move comes as federal lawmakers consider whether U.S. military commanders should continue investigating assault cases...

  • Bodies of 2 men found in adjacent California yards

    MILL VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the deaths of two men in neighboring backyards in Northern California. Marin County Sheriff's Lt. Doug Pittman says investigators believe the deaths in an unincorporated part of Mill Valley are related and are treating them as a double...

  • Death recommended in killing of Marine couple

    SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Jurors on Thursday recommended a death sentence for a former Marine convicted of killing another Marine and the man's wife in their Southern California home in 2008, the Riverside County district attorney's office said. The jury reached the decision involving...

  • California permits outdoor dining with dogs

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Fido can feast with you now when you go out to eat. Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday announced signing a bill permitting pet dogs at restaurants with outdoor spaces. It does not force restaurants to allow dogs, but rather implements guidelines for how they can accommodate...



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