Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

1. SWEPT AWAY

Couple dies and teen son missing after they were swept away in heavy surf while trying to save dog that got out of the water OK.

2. DEADLY EXPLOSION

One person dies when helicopter explodes in flames while refueling at Corona airport.

3. FBI MOST WANTED ARREST

Details being released on the Mexico arrest of Los Angeles murder suspect Joe Luis Saenz, one of the FBI's most wanted fugitives.

4. DEADLY HIGHWAY CRASH

Two children among four killed when Prius broadsides minivan on rural highway near Placerville.

5. HOLLYWOOD'S STUFFED THANKSGIVING

"Twilight" sequel, "Skyfall" and "Lincoln" lead record $209 million holiday weekend box office take.