I’m Davan Maharaj, editor-in-chief of the Los Angeles Times. Here are some story lines I don’t want you to miss today.
He Volunteered for War, Got a Purple Heart and a Bill for $30,000
Army Master Sgt. Bill McLain was preparing to head to war in Afghanistan three years ago when he found out the California National Guard had garnished his entire monthly paycheck. At issue: the $30,000 in enlistment bonuses that it claimed he had improperly received five years earlier. After the garnishments ended, his troubles had only started. Here’s