- Associated Press - Thursday, August 11, 2016

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

1. WILDFIRE CAUSE

State says 2015’s disastrous, deadly Lake County wildfire was caused by a hot tub’s faulty wiring.

2. LEGISLATURE

State lawmakers consider legislation ahead of an end-of-month deadline to approve bills.

3. SNAPCHAT

Los Angeles-based social media app removes appearance-altering photo filter that some say promoted racist Asian stereotypes.

4. OLD COIN AUCTION

Two one-cent U.S. coins dating to 1792 sold for a combined $869,500 at Anaheim auction.

5. U.N. SECRETARY-GENERAL

Ban Ki-moon visits Hollywood to enlist star power in ambitious U.N. campaign to end poverty, tackle climate change, promote humane world.

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