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Get essential news and analysis of what's happening across California, the U.S. and the world delivered to your inbox every weekday from Los Angeles Times Editor-in-Chief Davan Maharaj. You'll get a breakdown of the day's top stories and insights from our editors, reporters and columnists, plus reading recommendations from other sources.


Host: Davan Maharaj

Davan Maharaj was named editor and executive vice president of The Times in 2011. He began his career at The Times as a reporter in Orange County, Los Angeles and East Africa. His six-part series "Living on Pennies," in collaboration with Times photographer Francine Orr, won the 2005 Ernie Pyle Award for Human Interest Writing and inspired readers to donate tens of thousands of dollars to aid agencies working in Africa. Before he became editor he had been The Times’ managing editor, editor of the Business section and an assistant foreign editor. A native of Trinidad, Maharaj holds a political science degree from the University of Tennessee and a master's degree in law from Yale University.