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California | Mon, Dec 3, 2012

Authorities say a Silicon Valley venture capitalist and his wife were the victims of a violent home-invasion in an upscale Santa Clara County suburb.

California lawmakers officially began their next two-year session Monday as they were sworn in to a newly reshaped Legislature in which Democrats hold powerful supermajorities in both houses.

Police sought a motive and a suspect Monday in the slayings of four people who were found in the yard of a suburban Southern California home that apparently served as an unlicensed boarding house.

A suspected smuggling vessel rammed a U.S. Coast Guard chase boat during a counter-drug operation off the California coast, killing one Coast Guardsman and injuring another, authorities said.

I know we’re just settling in with our popcorn for the scene where the lawyers and PR handlers transform disgrace into opportunity for the players in the David Petraeus story.

San Jose has matched a milestone that residents and city officials would have rather avoided.

California Highway Patrol officers fatally shot the driver of an SUV after a high-speed chase in San Diego County.

A volunteer Sunday school teacher at an Orange County Christian church has been arrested on suspicion of lewd acts with a child.

Police are looking for a woman who shot a man in the face during an argument in the parking lot of a Central California market.

A Marine has died while scuba diving off the coast of San Diego.

A California widow who eluded capture after firing a shot at a police officer during a car chase last month has been wounded during her weekend arrest.

Open your notebooks and sharpen your pencils. School for thousands of public school students is about to get quite a bit longer.

Jackie Lacey, who is taking over as Los Angeles County district attorney represents a number of firsts. She is the county's first new DA in a dozen years, the first woman and the first African-American to hold the post since the office was founded in 1850.

Jackie Lacey will represent a number of firsts when she takes the oath of office as the new district attorney of Los Angeles County.

The San Diego Stock Exchange Index closed lower Monday at 121.83, down 1.10 percent from Friday. Declining issues beat advancers 43 to 35, and 61 issues were unchanged.
Vibra Bank (OTC: VBBK) was the top dollar gainer, up 75 cents to $23.25.
Illumina Inc. (Nasdaq: ILMN) was the top dollar loser, down $1.55 to $52.16.
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Mon, Dec 3, 2012