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California, US

California Lottery officials say deadline passes with no verified winner of $63 million prize. - AP

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California, US

Los Angeles County man files legal papers claiming he is rightful winner of $63-million jackpot in California that is set to expire Wednesday night - Los Angeles Times

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California, US

California's attorney general files lawsuit against Southern California Gas Company for months-long gas leak in San Fernando Valley - NBC Los Angeles

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Volkswagen emissions scandal 2015

Volkswagen submits recall fix plan for 3.0 liter diesel SUVs, cars that emit up to 9 times legally allowable pollution, California board says - Reuters

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Chipotle restaurants health outbreaks

Chipotle served with subpoena broadening scope of previously announced criminal investigation by the California US attorney - @CNBCnow

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California drought

California cut water use 18.3% in December for cumulative savings of 25.5%, barely meeting Gov. Jerry Brown's mandate - Los Angeles Times

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Ex-Yahoo employee files suit in California claiming company's system for firing employees violates state and federal law - New York Times

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Orange County, Calif., prison escape, January 2016

DA: Insufficient evidence to hold teacher arrested in connection with California jail escape - AP

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West Coast, US

No tsunami expected along west coast of US and Canada following deep Preliminary Magnitude 7.0 earthquake on southern end of Russia's Kamchatka Peninsula - National Tsunami Warning Center

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California, US

22 people charged in California with participating in illegal sports gambling, drug-smuggling ring operated by former University of Southern California athlete, officials say - LA Times

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Walgreens ceases sending lab tests to Theranos' California lab after CMS letter says facility poses immediate threat to patient safety - CNBC

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Lyft agrees to settle proposed class-action lawsuit in California filed by drivers seeking to be classified as employees, court filing shows - Reuters

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Orange County, Calif., prison escape, January 2016

Police searching for 3 male inmates who possibly escaped from Orange County Central Men's Jail, Calif. - NBCLA

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Super Bowl 50

US security officials examine whether attacks on fiber optic systems in California could be connected to a 'more complex plot' against Feb. 7 Super Bowl - NBC Washington

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Antioch, CA

#BREAKING: Antioch Police have issued an Amber Alert for 1-year old boy. Suspect vehicle a Subaru Forester CA lic# 6RTV690 - @nbcbayarea


California, US

California Gov. Jerry Brown reverses parole decision for man convicted of killing San Diego Police Officer Archie Buggs in 1978 - 10News San Diego

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Power Rangers

Former 'Power Rangers' star Ricardo Medina re-arrested in California, charged for allegedly stabbing roommate with sword in Feb. 2015 - Independent

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California, US

Google reports to California 13 near-miss incidents with its self-driving cars over the last 14 months - @WSJD

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California, US

RT @alyssaduranty: #BREAKING: One person dead after crash on 22 WB near Glassell. @CHP_OC issues SigAlert for unkown time. Check @ocregiste… - @ocregister


California, US

Former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips dies in California prison; suicide suspected - @cacorrections

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