Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

1. JOHN STEINBECK

Los Angeles trial testimony claims writer's son, daughter-in-law impeded film remakes of "Grapes of Wrath," ''East of Eden."

2. BLACK LIVES MATTER

San Diego State University's plan to offer online course inspired by BLM movement draws criticism.

3. DIANNE FEINSTEIN

Senator from California criticizes president's decision to pardon Arizona sheriff, calling it "a stupid thing to do."

4. HEAT

Power grid strained as state broils under triple-digit temperatures.

5. DODGERS-DIAMONDBACKS

Arizona roughs up Rich Hill in 7-6 win over Los Angeles.