The 2017 Academy Award nominations give 'Moonlight,' 'La La Land,' and 'Hidden Figures' lots of love

War zones interpreter still waiting for California Guard to pay him his full bonus

In October 2015 after years of appeals, Khatchig Khatchadourian received a letter from the National Guard Bureau, the Pentagon agency that oversees state Guard organizations, ruling that he was eligible for his entire $20,000 bonus. A year later he is still waiting for half of the money. (Mel Melcon / Los Angeles Times)

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