5 California Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. NEWSPAPERS SOLD
Los Angeles Times and The San Diego Union-Tribune sold to California billionaire for $500 million.
2. FALCON HEAVY
Southern California-based SpaceX celebrates first test flight of big new rocket, successful landings of two out of three boosters.
3. MONEY LAUNDERING
Dutch lender Rabobank’s California subsidiary to enter plea involving allegations it was used to launder Mexican drug money.
4. OFF-DUTY SHOOTING
Los Angeles Police Commission says officer who fired gun during off-duty scuffle with 13-year-old boy in his front yard violated policy.
5. CLEAN WATER ACT
California, 10 other states sue Trump administration over delayed implementation of rule that would expand protections of wetlands and small waterways.