1. MARINE IN FATIGUES STANDING GUARD OUTSIDE SCHOOL
Worried Iraq and Afghanistan veteran's self-imposed duty in San Joaquin Valley comes in aftermath of Connecticut shootings.
2. RAVI SHANKAR PUBLIC MEMORIAL
Morning service at Encinitas Self-Realization Fellowship celebrating Indian sitar virtuoso who died last week at 92.
3. BATTLE OVER NATION'S LARGEST MEDICAL MARIJUANA DISPENSARY
San Francisco federal judge hears plea to allow pot retailer to stay in business while court considers fed crackdown on state marijuana law.
4. SECRET DEAL ENDS THOMAS KINCADE ESTATE DISPUTE
Artist's widow and girlfriend reach settlement over late Painter of Light's $66 million estate.
5. CONSUMERS EXPECTED TO GET HIT WITH PG&E PIPELINE UPGRADES
State regulators likely to approve plan for customers to pay more than half the cost of upgrades in aftermath of San Bruno explosion.