A Nordstrom in California and a string of other stores hit in Thanksgiving week smash-and-grab mass thefts. It’s an uneasy feeling for retailers, but for security operators, it’s a big increase in demand.
A World Health Organization panel named the variant “omicron” and classified it as a highly transmissible virus of concern, the same category that includes the delta variant, the world’s most prevalent.
Cortez collected more than 400 pounds of food, clothing and blankets to help the homeless last Thanksgiving. This year she held another donation drive and used her shop’s social media to spread the word and collect donations.
"We express our gratitude to the frontline workers—who often work on holidays—for their around-the-clock commitment to protecting Arizonans’ health and safety," Gov. Ducey said in a statement reflecting on the year.
The jury reached its decision after more than 10 hours of deliberations following a trial in which prosecutors argued that the defendants provoked a confrontation with Arbery and defense attorneys said their clients were acting in self-defense.
The lawsuits filed by the Naperville families of Jacob “Jake” Jurinek, 20, and Franco Patino, 21, are part of a flood of dozens of suits against rapper Travis Scott and the companies behind the Nov. 5 event in which 10 people were killed and hundreds were injured.