5 California Things to Know for Today
By The Associated Press
Jul. 26, 2017
Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. VIRTUAL KIDNAPPINGS
Authorities warn of scams where con artists falsely claim to be holding victims' relatives for ransom
2. JAIL ABUSE
Inmates reach $2.5 million settlement over treatment at Rancho Cucamonga lockup.
3. LIVESTREAMED CRASH
Sister says teen driver not at fault in fatal Central California crash that was caught on Instagram video.
4. CANCER DRUGS
Pharmaceutical firm to pay $280M to settle Los Angeles suit alleging it promoted two medicines for unapproved purposes.
Los Angeles first to win 70 games with 6-2 victory over Minnesota.