5 California Things to Know for Wednesday
Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
1. VENICE BOARDWALK HORROR
Final arguments due in preliminary hearing of murder, assault charges against man accused of driving car through boardwalk crowd.
2. HOMELESS DEATH
Jurors to hear more closing arguments in trial of two former Fullerton police officers charged in the death of a homeless man.
3. 'PROMISE ZONES'
President Barack Obama includes an area of Los Angeles among zones where the federal government provides tax incentives and grants to help communities tackle poverty.
4. SACRAMENTO ARENA
City Council votes to file an eminent domain lawsuit against owners of a department store to gain control of a vital parcel for development of a sports arena.
5. LILY TOMLIN NUPTIALS
Lily Tomlin's collaborator and partner of four decades, Jane Wagner, wed in a New Year's Eve ceremony in Los Angeles.