Welcome to Monday, the 56th anniversary of the premiere of the television soap opera “General Hospital.”
Here are some news items to get your week started:
— California’s mandatory fingerprinting of lawyers reveals past convictions.
— In trial testimony, ex-Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nevada, explains conflicting reasons for leaving Senate.
— Pacific Gas and Electric Co. paid its lawyers $84 million last year, bankruptcy filings show.
— Federal judge denies Mexican vacation for parent accused of paying a bribe in college admissions scandal.