Chicago's law department under review after police scandal

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel was on the defensive again Tuesday, dealing with the fallout from a judge's opinion accusing a top city lawyer of hiding evidence in another case involving a fatal police shooting.

  • Written by SOPHIA TAREEN, Associated Press DON BABWIN, Associated Press

Drought stricken California welcomes El Nino's storms

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Despite the potential for flooding and mudslides, storms moving toward California were welcome news for a state suffering from a severe drought. But officials warned against reverting to old water-use habits.

  • Written by KRISTIN J. BENDER, Associated Press SCOTT SMITH, Associated Press

Gun buyer in San Bernardino attack faces arraignment

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — The friend who bought the assault rifles used in the San Bernardino attack faces arraignment on gun, immigration and terrorism-related charges.

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Guns N' Roses, LCD Soundsystem to headline Coachella

INDIO, Calif. (AP) — L.A. rockers Guns N' Roses will headline the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, along with DJ Calvin Harris and electronic rock band LCD Soundsystem.

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