5 California Things to Know for Today
By The Associated Press
Jan. 12, 2018
Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. MONTECITO DISASTER
Search goes on for the missing in neighborhoods buried by massive debris flows.
2. VICTIMS IDENTIFIED
Seventeen confirmed fatalities include four children 3 to 12 years old; oldest victim had just celebrated 89th birthday.
3. SPY SATELLITE
Launch of classified satellite from Vandenberg Air Force Base rescheduled after problem with ground equipment.
Facebook tweaking what people see to highlight posts users are most likely to engage with rather than passively consume.
5. CRITICS' CHOICE AWARDS
"Wonder Woman" named best action movie; honors also went to "Big Little Lies," ''The Handmaid's Tale" and "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel."