Rachael Myrow here, host of the California Report, with a handful of links to cool and/or important stories outside the Bay Area local readers should check out.
- New route announced for 2012 Amgen Tour of California (Los Angeles Times)
- Insurer avoided paying for in-home care, lawsuit says (Los Angeles Times)
- Business Owners Adjusting to Patent System Overhaul (New York Times)
- Oscar Nominees in the Crafts Categories (New York Times)
- In Small California Hospitals, the Marketing of Back Surgery (Wall Street Journal)