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. LEGISLATURE-SEXUAL MISCONDUCT
Legislature’s sexual misconduct scandal now includes allegations against assemblywoman known for fierce advocacy on women’s issues.
2. BORDER WALL
San Diego judge to hear arguments in a lawsuit that could block construction of a border wall with Mexico.
3. JUSTIN TRUDEAU
Canadian prime minister to deliver speech at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley.
4. EVACUATION WARNINGS
In aftermath of deadly Montecito disaster, Santa Barbara County will no longer use the word “voluntary” in evacuation warnings.
5. INVASIVE RODENT
Wildlife officials ask Californians to report sightings of nutria, a rodent that eats so much aquatic vegetation it threatens wetlands.