Good morning! Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up in California. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Los Angeles bureau at 213-626-1200, or John Antczak is on the desk, followed by Robert Jablon. AP-California News Editor Frank Baker can be reached at 213-346-3134 or

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Pacific.

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SAN DIEGO — With a trial less than two weeks away, attorneys for a Navy SEAL accused of killing an Islamic State prisoner in Iraq in 2017 are alleging misconduct by the government and want the charges dismissed or prosecutors kicked off the case. By Julie Watson and Brian Melley. SENT: UPCOMING: Developing from hearing starting at noon.


SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The California Assembly is expected to vote Thursday on legislation that would set new limits on when landlords can evict tenants. UPCOMING: Story expected by 4 p.m.


WASHINGTON — Democratic presidential contenders are in a feverish battle to one-up each other with ever-more-ambitious plans to beat back global warming , curb gun violence , offer universal health care coverage , slash student debt and preserve abortion rights. Largely left out of the policy parade: immigration. By Will Weissert. SENT: 872 words, photos.


LOS ANGELES — A Los Angeles police officer is being treated for typhoid fever and another employee has typhus-like symptoms, the latest cases of unusual illnesses spotlighting health dangers facing the force. Critics blame the explosion of squalid homeless camps. By Stefanie Dazio. UPCOMING: 500 words, photos.


SAN DIEGO — John Earnest, the suspect in a fatal Southern California synagogue shooting in April, is scheduled to appear at a pretrial hearing in state court, where he faces charges of murder and attempted murder. By Elliot Spagat. UPCOMING: On merits from 1 p.m. hearing.


ANAHEIM, Calif. — From animatronic aliens to droidprints in the ground, Disneyland's latest addition immerses visitors in a brand new locale in the "Star Wars" universe. Every detail of the Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge land is meant to look and feel like it was plucked from a "Star Wars" film, whether it's the heads of fearsome creatures mounted on a shopkeeper's wall or the massive replica of the Millennium Falcon where visitors can dogfight with TIE fighters. By Chris Pizzello. SENT: AP Photos.


— CALIFORNIA STORMS-ROAD DAMAGE — Two highways leading to the Southern California mountain resort of Idyllwild have been further damaged by late-season May storms even as they are still undergoing repairs following a powerful winter downpour.

— BART IMPROVEMENTS-FEDERAL GRANT — Bay Area officials say the federal government has been holding up a $1.25 billion federal grant that is needed to increase BART's passenger capacity for the train system.

— CALIFORNIA TEAM-OCASIO-CORTEZ — The Sun-Maid raisin company has cut ties with a California minor league baseball team that played a Memorial Day video that included an image of Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez with images of Kim Jong Un and Fidel Castro.


— Kamala Harris and Bernie Sanders are expected to address immigrant rights groups in Pasadena.


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