Author: Elizabeth Hertzberg

‘Smash and grab’ robberies hit stores around the country on Black Friday

Multiple cities across the United States have reported smash-and-grab robberies that occurred on Black Friday. Several parts of California, including Lakewood, Monterey, and Los Angeles all experienced the robberies on the post-Thanksgiving shopping day. On Friday, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reported that eight people entered a Home Depot[Read More…]

Ahmaud Arbery’s father claims ‘All Lives Matter’ in speech following guilty verdict for son’s killers

After jurors delivered guilty verdicts in the cases against Ahmaud Arbery’s killers on Wednesday, Arbery’s father, Marcus, spoke outside of the courtroom. In his speech, with Al Sharpton standing behind him, Mr. Arbery declared that “all lives matter.”  “We conquered that lynch mob,” said Arbery. “We got that lynch mob.[Read More…]

Australian official says positive COVID-19 cases will now be moved to ‘quarantine camps’

After nine new Covid-19 cases were identified in the community of Binjari, the Australian army began forcibly removing residents in the Northern Territories to the Howard Springs quarantine camp located in Darwin. Hard lockdowns were instituted in Binjari and Rockhole on Saturday night prior to the transfers. Northern Territory chief[Read More…]