Rachael Myrow here, host of The California Report, with a handful of links to cool and/or important stories outside the Bay Area local readers should check out.
- O.C. man home after release from Iran prison (Orange County Register)
- Valley motorists set to pay $29 million bad-air penalty (Fresno Bee)
- State widens inquiry into Vernon (Los Angeles Times)
- Robin Williams to star in 'Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo' on Broadway (Los Angeles Times)
- Ari Up, a Founder of the Slits Punk Band, Dies at 48 (New York Times)