- Associated Press - Friday, May 1, 2015

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

1. MAY DAY MARCHES

Activists who are marching for labor and immigrant rights in U.S. cities on Friday will broaden their message to direct attention toward police brutality as tensions simmer in communities across the nation.

2. PORT POLICE CORRUPTION

A federal grand jury indicted the police chief for the Port of Los Angeles in an alleged kickback and bribery scheme involving the development of a smartphone app that was supposed to help reduce port crime.

2. FROM CAR TO HOME FOR TESLA

Never lacking daring ideas, billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk is determined to jolt the electricity market. The CEO of electric car maker Tesla Motors hopes to park hundreds of millions of large, solar panel-connected batteries in homes and businesses so the world can disconnect from power plants - and he can profit.

4. MATERNITY TOURISM

Ten men and women from China who were considered witnesses in the investigation of so-called maternity tourism operators in Southern California were charged Wednesday with violating court orders to stay in the United States during the probe.

5. CLIPPERS SURVIVE SAN ANTONIO

The Los Angeles Clippers proved their mettle against the veteran San Antonio Spurs again, overcoming another disappointing loss to set up what could be a defining victory for their franchise on Saturday in Game 7.

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