The San Diego Stock Exchange Index closed lower Wednesday at 117.86, down 0.21 percent from Tuesday. Declining issues beat advancers 44 to 33, and 63 issues were unchanged.
AMN Healthcare Services Inc. (NYSE: AHS) was the top dollar gainer, up 89 cents to $9.20.
NuVasive Inc. (Nasdaq: NUVA) was the top dollar loser, down 81 cents to $21.12.
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A California printer supply manufacturer raided by federal authorities four years ago has agreed to plead guilty to employing illegal immigrants and pay $267,000 in fines.
The suspect killed in a shootout following a traffic stop on a San Francisco Bay Area freeway had shot a California Highway Patrol officer in the head without warning, leaving him in critical condition, authorities said Wednesday.
Authorities say an inmate has committed suicide at a Northern California jail.
A group funded by the beverage industry has sued to avoid campaign-disclosure laws as it fights a proposed soda tax in Northern California.
University of California faculty leaders said current policy doesn't give them the power to allow UCLA's Anderson School of Management to privatize its funding, a move administrators had sought to put the school on par with private business schools.
Bell officials have filed a lawsuit demanding the troubled city's former police chief repay his $457,000 annual salary.
A Santa Barbara County judge says a former college student who ran over and killed four people in 2001 but was ruled insane is no longer a threat to society and must be released from a state mental hospital.
Authorities say a mother and baby daughter died after their car struck an embankment and flipped over into a canal Monday afternoon near Waterford.
A man who was left partially paralyzed by an infection has been awarded $1.5 million from a Fresno medical center.
A federal appeals court has reinstated an Idaho prison inmate's claim that a female guard groped him after he tried to break off their nonsexual relationship.
Authorities say a man shot to death by an Azusa police officer was unarmed.
Border Patrol officials say a disabled boat carrying 12 undocumented immigrants drifted for three days before being spotted near Oceanside Harbor.
A Los Angeles police captain is fighting his demotion over a videotaped arrest that showed officers slamming a handcuffed woman to the ground.
A man suspected of stabbing to death his ex-girlfriend and their two children in a Riverside home was a jilted suitor who threatened them days before the killings.
Authorities say two gunmen kidnapped a bank manager, held her overnight and strapped a device to her stomach before robbing a Bank of America in East Los Angeles.
The city of Los Angeles cannot seize property left temporarily unattended on sidewalks by Skid Row's homeless residents, a federal appeals court panel ruled Wednesday in a denying an appeal by the city.
A 17-year-old who police say stole a car and then led West Sacramento police on a chase that ended up killing a pedestrian is being charged with murder.