Thursday, January 16
Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
1. ACADEMY AWARDS
"American Hustle and "Gravity" lead Oscar nominations with 10 each; "12 Years a Slave" gets nine.
Blaze erupts in dangerously dry forest above Los Angeles' eastern foothill suburbs; forecast calls for more Santa Ana winds.
3. GOOGLE GLASS TICKET
Traffic court trial begins in San Diego for woman believed to be the first cited for wearing computer-in-an-eyeglass while driving.
4. GOVERNOR'S RACE
Former Lt. Gov. Abel Maldonado, a Republican candidate, plans news conference for "major announcement."
5. SAN JOSE ARSONS
Police arrest man suspected of setting nearly a dozen blazes within a week.