Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. CALIFORNIA HIGH-SPEED RAIL
Bipartisan team of lawmakers expected to request audit of bullet train project after projected cost of one segment rose by nearly $3 billion.
2. MEDICATION ABORTIONS
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Bill approved in state Senate would require public universities to offer medication abortion.
3. BLAKE GRIFFIN
Star forward who has been the face of the LA Clippers is suddenly traded to the Detroit Pistons.
4. O.J. SIMPSON
Goldman family lawyer to ask judge to order Simpson pay any money he makes from appearances or merchandise toward civil judgment.
5. ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE FUND
Artificial intelligence researcher Andrew Ng launching $175 million fund to invest in AI startups.