5 California Things to Know for Today
By The Associated Press
Jul. 18, 2017
Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. CAP AND TRADE
Legislature votes to extend California's signature initiative to fight global warming.
17-square-mile Mariposa County blaze just 5 percent contained; south Santa Barbara County fire 62 percent surrounded.
3. PRISON VIOLENCE
Corrections officials probe unusual string of assaults that injured nine employees at state prison in San Diego County.
4. SEA-LEVEL RISE
Three oceanfront governments take legal action claiming oil companies have long known fossil fuels are changing climate.
5. SLAIN BOY
South Pasadena funeral to be held for 5-year-old boy allegedly slain by father after trip to Disneyland.