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BC-CA--California News Digest 1:30 pm, CA

May 28, 2019

Hello! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in California. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Los Angeles bureau at 213-626-1200, losangeles@ap.org, or to the AP-San Francisco bureau at 415-495-1708, sanfrancisco@ap.org. John Antczak is on the Los Angeles news desk, followed by Robert Jablon. Olga Rodriguez is on the San Francisco news desk. AP-California News Editor Frank Baker can be reached at 213-346-3134 or fsbaker@ap.org.

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TOP STORIES:

LOCAL GOVERNMENT GROUP-PARTY CULTURE

SACRAMENTO, Calif. _ A late-night argument between Southern California city councilors ended with one unconscious on the floor of a resort during an annual gathering of local government officials that some past attendees say is more fraternity party than public policy retreat. By Kathleen Ronayne. SENT: 855 words, photos.

DEAD BABY-MISSING FATHER

BELLFLOWER, Calif. _ A baby girl’s body was found outside a funeral home and Los Angeles County sheriff’s homicide investigators say she was the daughter of a missing Northern California man. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 300 words by 2:30 p.m.

ELECTION 2020-KAMALA HARRIS

Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris said Tuesday that if she won the White House, she would require states seeking to restrict abortion laws to first obtain federal approval. By Juana Summers. SENT: 280 words, photos.

CAPITAL:

CALIFORNIA-SEXUAL HARASSMENT TRAINING

SACRAMENTO, Calif. _ Many California state agencies have failed to provide sexual harassment training for all their supervisors as required by state law, an investigation published Tuesday found. SENT: 450 words.

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA

CALIFORNIA TEAM-OCASIO-CORTEZ APOLOGY

FRESNO, Calif. _ A minor league baseball team in California apologized to Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for a Memorial Day tribute video that lumped her image with those of Kim Jong Un and Fidel Castro. SENT: 206 words, photos.

Also:

_ BUFFETT LUNCH AUCTION _ The price of a private lunch with investor Warren Buffett has already topped $3.5 million and the weeklong auction is just getting started.

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

SUSPECTED MOUNTAIN LION ATTACK

SAN DIEGO _ California wildlife officers are investigating a suspected mountain lion attack that injured a 4-year-old boy in a San Diego County wilderness park. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 300 words.

CALIFORNIA SYNAGOGUE SHOOTING

SAN DIEGO _ John Earnest, the suspect in a fatal shooting at a Southern California synagogue, is scheduled to be arraigned on federal hate crime charges. By Elliot Spagat. UPCOMING: Developing from afternoon hearing.

EAGLE CHICK DIES

BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. _ Late-season rain and snow were apparently too much for a bald eagle chick in a California forest nest watched by a popular internet camera. SENT: 354 words, photos.

Also:

_ SHOOTING-STANDOFF _ A suspect has been taken into custody by police after a shooting in downtown Los Angeles that led to a pursuit to the west side of the city and a standoff in a residence.

BUSINESS:

_ BEYOND MEAT-EUROPE _ Plant-based meat company Beyond Meat is opening its first production facility outside the U.S. The El Segundo, California-based company is partnering with Dutch meat producer Zandbergen World’s Finest Meat.

ENTERTAINMENT:

PEOPLE-BRITNEY SPEARS

LOS ANGELES _ A judge will consider Tuesday whether to extend a temporary restraining order that keeps a former associate of Britney Spears away from the singer and her family. By Andrew Dalton. SENT: 491 words, photos. UPCOMING: Developing from afternoon hearing.

SPORTS:

BKN--NBA FINALS-MEDITATING THOMPSON

OAKLAND, Calif. _ Klay Thompson craved a little calm. The Golden State guard needed something more to balance out his basketball routine, so he added meditation to help him get centered before games and better deal with the pressures of NBA life. Flip on some classical music or nature sounds and he’s ready to relax his mind. By Janie Mccauley. SENT: 1,190 words, photos.

FBN--RAIDERS-INCOGNITO

ALAMEDA, Calif. _ The Oakland Raiders agreed to a one-year deal with troubled guard Richie Incognito on Tuesday. Incognito’s agent, Ken Sarnoff, tweeted confirmation of the deal, congratulating his client for his return to the NFL after sitting out last season in retirement. The team announced the deal shortly after. By Josh Dubow. SENT: 646 words, photos.

BBO--PADRES-YANKEES

NEW YORK _ San Diego plays New York at Yankee Stadium. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts at 3:35 p.m.

BBN--GIANTS-MARLINS

MIAMI _ Jeff Samardzija is scheduled to start Tuesday for the Giants when they open a series at Miami trying to break a five-game losing streak. By Steven Wine. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts at 4:10 p.m.

BBN--METS-DODGERS

LOS ANGELES _ Steven Matz takes the mound for the New York Mets against Rich Hill and the Los Angeles Dodgers in a match-up of consistent left-handers. By Beth Harris. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts at 7 p.m.

BBA--ANGELS-ATHLETICS

OAKLAND, Calif. _ Frankie Montas (6-2) and the Oakland Athletics go for their 11th straight win when they host the Los Angeles Angels. The Angels will use an opener before turning the game over to Nick Trapeano. By Baseball Writer Janie McCauley. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts at 7:05 p.m.

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