- Associated Press - Monday, June 8, 2015

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

1. LEGISLATURE

Both houses meet to consider legislation ahead of deadline to pass a state budget for 2015-16.

2. DROUGHT-DYING FORESTS

Congressional Republicans renewing efforts to more quickly thin millions of acres and take down dead trees.

3. WAR HEROISM

Navy Cross to be awarded at Camp Pendleton to Marine killed in Iraq; family had waged campaign for Medal of Honor.

4. VIOLENT BANK ROBBERY

Prosecutors expected to say whether they will seek death penalty against two charged with killing hostage in Stockton last year.

5. NBA FINALS

Series tied one game apiece after Cleveland Cavaliers edge Golden State Warriors 95-93 in overtime.

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