Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. COURT ORDERS VIDEO RELEASED OF POLICE KILLING UNARMED MAN
The public should be able to see what led the city of Gardena to pay $4.7 million to settle a lawsuit with the family of the dead man and another man wounded in the shooting, Judge Stephen V. Wilson says.
2. KIDNAPPING SUSPECT'S IMPRESSIVE RESUME
A man charged in the abduction of a Northern California woman once dismissed as a hoax is a U.S. Marine veteran, Harvard Law School graduate and member of the California bar.
3. CHRIS BROWN'S HOME INVADED
Police say three armed men in masks forced their way into the Los Angeles home of Chris Brown, locked a female relative of the singer in a closet and then ransacked the place.
4. CHILDREN OF ICE CAVES VICTIM LOSE FATHER TOO
Four children of a woman who was killed when an ice cave collapsed in Washington state suffered another tragedy when their father was shot and killed in Southern California in the same week.
5. 'BLURRED LINES' LOWERED
A judge on Tuesday trimmed more than $2 million from a verdict against Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams over their hit "Blurred Lines," but Marvin Gaye's family will also get a significant share of future earnings from the 2013 hit song.