Good morning. It is Monday, Oct. 24. The attorney who shaped California’s consumer protection laws has died at the age of 87. Today you can thank Herschel Elkins for the state’s Lemon Law. Here's what else is happening in the Golden State:
A horrific story line is emerging about the crash of a tour bus returning to Los Angeles from a casino near the Salton Sea, which killed more than a dozen people. “I was awakened by the sounds of people screaming for help,” said...