- Associated Press - Monday, March 3, 2014

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

1. ACADEMY AWARDS

“12 Years a Slave” takes best picture; Alfonso Cuaron wins best director for “Gravity.”

2. STORM AFTERMATH

Residents of three foothill communities east of Los Angeles are back home after storm that threatened to unleash debris flows.

3. MARIJUANA

Gov. Jerry Brown says he’s not sure legalizing pot is a good idea in California because it could have negative ripple effects.

4. HOME BUILDING

Construction of new Southern California homes is lagging, driving up prices for would-be middle-class homebuyers amid reduced inventory.

5. DISNEY-SCOUTS

Walt Disney Co. to cut funding to the Boy Scouts of America beginning in 2015 because of a policy that bans gay adult leaders.


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide