San Francisco judge denies request by 'Shrimp Boy's' attorney to toss racketeering case

A federal judge on Thursday refused to throw out a racketeering case against Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow, who was arrested in a money laundering and corruption probe centered in San Francisco's Chinatown that also led to charges against California state Sen. Leland Yee.  
Beginning next year, state officials essentially want to fold the $2 billion program, which serves an estimated 180,000 children younger than 21, into its vast system of Medi-Cal managed care.  
Toby Sheldon, who spent $100,000 to look like the singer, appeared on two reality shows.  
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While drought-plagued California is eager for rain, the forecast of a potentially Godzilla-like El Nino event has communities clearing out debris basins, urging residents to stock up on emergency supplies and even talking about how a deluge could affect the 50th Super Bowl.  
A Lake Elsinore man may have to lose is hand after he picked up a rattlesnake in order to take a selfie with it.  
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Virginia TV shooting delays 'Mr Robot' finale

USA Network says episode contains scene similar to Wednesday’s killing of two journalists on live TV and will pushed back out of respect for victims.