Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
1. MEGA MILLIONS
One of two winning tickets in the $636 million Mega Millions drawing was sold at a San Jose gift shop.
Freeway bridge that was the centerpiece of LA's "Carmageddon" shutdowns of Interstate 405 is finally completed and open.
3. BIG SUR FIRE
The 769-acre blaze is 20 percent contained, with more than 800 firefighters on the lines.
4. LA AIRPORT SHOOTING
Murder indictment of suspect in killing of TSA officer could lead to the death penalty if there's a conviction.
5. GIFT PETS
Countering a long-held belief, the ASPCA says fears of gift pets being rejected or returned are unfounded.