5 California Things to Know for Friday

The Associated PressJuly 18, 2014 

Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:

1. STOCKTON GUNBATTLE

Police: Bank robbers' "mayhem and havoc" jeopardizing community led officers to fire at car with hostage

2. FEDEX-PHARMACIES

San Francisco federal grand jury indicts FedEx for allegedly assisting illegal pharmacies by delivering dangerous drugs to customers without prescriptions.

3. CAMPAIGN TREASURER

Bank pays $4 million to settle claim it should have known treasurer for high-profile Democratic politicians' campaigns was embezzling.

4. CALIFORNIA JOBS

State's unemployment rate for June to be released.

5. CHANNEL ISLANDS EAGLES

Bald eagles nesting on San Clemente Island for first time in more than 50 years, marking further step in species' return to Channel Islands.

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