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California | Mon, Dec 10, 2012

The San Diego Stock Exchange Index closed higher Monday at 122.18, up 0.40 percent from Friday. Advancing issues beat decliners 41 to 37, and 61 issues were unchanged.
PriceSmart Inc. (Nasdaq: PSMT) was the top dollar gainer, up 92 cents to $76.19.
Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: ACAD) was the top dollar loser, down 37 cents to $4.18.
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After nearly a decade of debate, Lake Tahoe land-use regulators are prepared to take action on a sweeping plan that will guide development for decades to come at the Sierra gem.

A Pennsylvania woman has accused Google of illegal wiretapping for “intercepting” emails she sent to Gmail accounts and publishing content-related ads.

The average U.S. price of a gallon of gasoline has dropped ten cents over the past three weeks.

California Assembly leaders say they have no plans to change their longstanding practice of adding and changing thousands of votes after their votes are cast on the Legislature floor, despite criticism from good government groups that say it allows lawmakers to obscure their real positions and curry favor with lobbyists.

Some fog creeps in poetically on little cat feet through the Golden Gate. And then there is the prosaic fog of California's San Joaquin Valley that erupts from the soil in certain wintry conditions to put a stranglehold on the region.

California patients are at risk from reckless prescribing by doctors because of a lack of oversight at the state Medical Board, an investigation has found.

A graduate student was fatally shot by California State University, San Bernardino, police officers after he resisted being taken for a psychological evaluation and violently attacked an officer who fell to the ground, police said Sunday.

The former president of the Los Angeles neighborhood commission who claimed a spinal tumor was to blame for his penchant for child pornography is set to be sentenced Monday for distributing sexually explicit images.

Dungeness crab boats in the fishing ports of San Francisco, Half Moon Bay and Bodega Bay are idle for a sixth day because of a price dispute.

Commuters in the San Francisco Bay area could see parking lot costs triple at BART stations.

San Diego County authorities have identified a tow truck driver who was killed by a train while helping a stalled vehicle at a railroad crossing.

A gunman who robbed a pizza deliveryman has eluded capture after a Long Beach police officer shot at the fleeing suspect.

San Francisco police say one of two people found bound and gagged on a city street with life-threatening injuries has died.

SAN DIEGO (AP) _ A San Diego County man has caught a 445-pound yellowfin tuna -- a fish that outweighs the record for a rod-and-reel catch of the species but won't rewrite the books.

Dec. 10 (Bloomberg) -- Off in a small corner of the judicial system is a big-time Wall Street lawsuit that neither side in the dispute wants anyone to know much about.

Authorities have intercepted a suspected smuggling boat and arrested 25 people on a Los Angeles County beach.

An appeals court has ruled the City Council violated existing laws when they approved a deal to allow digital billboards to be installed in Hollywood and other Los Angeles neighborhoods.

A former Southern California college district administrator has been convicted of second-degree murder in the bludgeoning death of his wife.

Two attorneys representing dozens of children in lawsuits brought against the Los Angeles Unified School District over alleged teacher sexual misconduct said Monday they are dropping out of settlement negotiations and want to go trial.

Mon, Dec 10, 2012