Suspect Charged With Murder With Special Circumstance In Orange County Church Shooting
The man accused of opening fire this past Sunday at a church in Laguna Woods in Orange County, killing one man and wounding five others, is facing one count of murder, along with several other charges. The murder charge against David Chou also comes with the special circumstance of using a gun and lying in wait.
Reporters: Robert Garrova and Josie Huang, KPCC
California Gas Prices Are Soaring Again
The average price for a gallon of gas in California hit a new record on Tuesday. According to AAA, the statewide average for a gallon of regular gas is now $6.02.
Reporter: Nina Thorsen, KQED
Starbucks Unions Part Of A Growing Trend
New Starbucks unions are rapidly forming across California, with workers voting to unionize the first four locations in just the past week. Employees at more than 20 Starbucks locations in the state have petitioned for a chance to unionize since the start of the year.
Reporter: Juan Carlos Lara, KQED
Governor Highlights Investments To Combat Drought
In this third year of the drought, state leaders touted investments in water recycling on Tuesday while visiting a facility in Southern California. By early June the entire state will be under either a local or state mandate to conserve water.
Reporter: Vanessa Rancaño, KQED
Cities Are Banning Ghost Guns, But There's Still Widespread Use In California
Despite California’s strong gun laws, ghost guns, which are assembled by their purchasers at home, and difficult to trace because they lack serial numbers, have become increasingly linked to crime in the state.
Reporter: Saul Gonzalez, The California Report