- Associated Press - Friday, May 16, 2014

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

1. SAN DIEGO COUNTY WILDFIRES

Some evacuation orders have been lifted in San Marcos area; cooler weather in forecast may ease dangerous conditions.

2. LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS

Playoff run amid owner scandal ends with 104-98 loss to Oklahoma City Thunder.

3. DONALD STERLING

Lawsuits could slow the NBA’s plan to force Sterling to sell the Clippers, but legal experts say the league would likely prevail in the end.

4. GOVERNOR’S RACE DEBATE

Republicans who want Gov. Jerry Brown’s job clashed over gun rights and the direction of the GOP in their first and possibly only joint appearance in a low-visibility primary campaign.

5. WATER PROJECTS

House and Senate negotiators unveil compromise water projects bill with $760 million for flood management in California’s Natomas Basin.