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California | Mon, Jan 7, 2013

San Francisco police searched Sunday for a man suspected of throwing a flammable liquid at his girlfriend and severely burning her.

Jumbo squid have invaded the Southern California waters and are being caught by sport fishermen by the hundreds

A weekend gun show that drew thousands of people to a Southern California convention center has wrapped up.

A motorcyclist who was fatally shot after leading a California Highway Patrol officer on a chase north of Ventura has been identified.

A chain-swinging man apparently under the influence of drugs has been subdued by a California SWAT team after a nearly five-hour standoff in a gas station convenience store.

The son of a neo Nazi leader charged with killing his father when he was 10 is returning to court for the final phase of his trial.

Los Angeles schools reopen after winter break with tighter security in the wake of the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut.

The owner of two wolf-dog hybrids that got loose and mauled a Southern California miniature horse has paid a $30,000 settlement.

The FBI is set to offer an update on its plans to excavate a well site in Central California linked to two serial murderers known as the “Speed Freak Killers.”

A Southern California tree trimmer is dead after touching power lines.

A San Diego County man has been arrested on suspicion of killing an 81-year-old widow in a hit-and-run accident.

A resident of tiny Del Mar in San Diego County town is taking aim at gun shows following the Connecticut school massacre.

A tanker ship struck the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on Monday, but there were no reports of leaking oil and the bridge remained open to traffic, officials said.

A California man was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison on Monday for running what prosecutors claimed was an illegal pot business that only pretended to be legitimate under the state's medical marijuana law.

Huell Howser, the homespun host of public television's popular “California's Gold,” has died at age 67.

A California assemblywoman introduced a bill on Monday that aims to regulate ammunition sales.

Lawmakers returned to the Capitol on Monday with a wide-ranging agenda that includes revisions to school funding, gun control laws and environmental regulations.

The San Diego Stock Exchange Index closed lower Monday at 126.22, down 0.47 percent from Friday. Declining issues beat advancers 48 to 32, and 59 issues were unchanged.
Optimer Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTR) was the top dollar gainer, up $1.18 to $10.43.
Illumina Inc. (Nasdaq: ILMN) was the top dollar loser, down $3.86 to $50.90.
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Mon, Jan 7, 2013