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News Minute: Here is the latest California news from The Associated Press at 11:40 a.m. PST

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A doctor who treated San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee says the mayor arrived at the hospital in critical condition by ambulance shortly after 10 p.m. Monday. Dr. Susan Ehrlich says doctors tried life-saving measures for several hours but Lee died at 1:11 a.m. She says an autopsy will determine the cause of death. Further details are not being released because of the wishes of Lee's family.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - California and the Trump administration will square off at a key federal court hearing in Oakland to help a judge decide whether to block new rules allowing more employers to opt out of birth control coverage for women. U.S. District Court Judge Haywood Gilliam is not expected to immediately issue a ruling at Tuesday's hearing.

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - City employees in Oakland are returning to work after a seven-day walkout during contract talks. Many stalled city services were resuming Tuesday.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - San Francisco Board of Supervisors President London Breed has become the city's acting mayor following the sudden death of Mayor Ed Lee. The San Francisco native on Tuesday also became the city's first African-American woman mayor. Breed is a lifelong San Francisco resident who grew up in public housing in the same district she now represents.

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