Friday, December 27, 2013
Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:
1. SACRAMENTO-SAN JOAQUIN DELTA RESTORATION
New figures that factor in long-term financing costs reportedly more than double the estimated $25 billion price tag.
2. CLIFF PLUNGE
Man rescued from surf after surviving his car's plunge from a towering Los Angeles County coastal cliff.
3. TONSILLECTOMY-BRAIN DEATH
Oakland girl's family wants to transfer her to a nursing home but hospital opposes surgeries to insert breathing, feeding tubes.
4. CHILD ORGAN DONOR
Davis couple donates heart, other organs of 9-year-old daughter who died of traffic collision injuries on Christmas Eve.
5. WHITHER THE LOTUSES?
Beloved lotuses of Los Angeles' Echo Park Lake have been droopy and brown since a $45 million lake renovation but supplier says they're just dormant and will bloom next summer.