- Associated Press - Thursday, November 12, 2015

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

1. STATE GIVING JAIL REHABILITATION GRANTS

California is set to award $500 million on Thursday to 15 counties for jail projects that are designed to help rehabilitate prisoners, such as classrooms, visitation and recreation areas or mental health and medical facilities.

2. FAMED TWIN SEPARATED AT BIRTH DIES

If it was pitched as the script for a Hollywood movie, it’s a good bet no one would believe it. Separated as babies, Jack Yufe was raised as a Jew in his native Trinidad while his identical twin, Oskar Stohr, grew up in Nazi Germany, where he joined the Hitler Youth movement. Jack Yufe died this week in the San Diego area.

3. PIONEERING STRIPPER PASSES

Legendary San Francisco stripper Carol Doda, whose splashy act helped introduce topless entertainment to the city more than 50 years ago, died at age 78.

4. FACEBOOK EXECUTIVE GETS SUBMARINE NAMED FOR HIM

The U.S. Navy has made an unconventional choice to sponsor its newest submarine: Facebook’s chief operating officer, Sheryl Sandberg, who is known for advocating women’s empowerment through her “Lean In” book and campaign.

5. COLONEL COMING TO YOUR DOOR

KFC says it will start delivering buckets of fried chicken, and the first two cities to get the privelege are Los Angeles and San Francisco.

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