- Associated Press - Wednesday, June 15, 2016

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

1. STATE BUDGET

Lawmakers will take up $122 billion plan that adds funding for affordable housing, expands social services, increases rainy day fund.

2. SERIAL KILLER

Authorities renew search for serial killer they say committed at least 12 homicides, 45 rapes in California in the 1970s and 1980s.

3. ‘STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN’

Los Angeles trial underway to determine if intro to Led Zeppelin’s 1971 rock classic was copied from another band’s song.

4. FATAL FIRE

Los Angeles officials believe dispute among transients living in vacant building led one to set a fire that killed five others.

5. EARTHQUAKE TEST

Researchers to rock six-story steel-frame building on UCSD shake table to see if it can withstand simulated 6.7 earthquake.


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