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Chicago sisters accused of stabbing store security guard 27 times after he asked them to wear a mask

Two sisters were charged with first-degree attempted murder on Tuesday after they allegedly stabbed a security guard 27 times after he asked the women to wear a mask and use the store-provided hand sanitizer, police say.

A Chicago Police Department spokesperson told NBC News that Jessica Hill, 21, and her sister, Jayla, 18, initially got into a verbal altercation with a guard at a shoe store in Chicago after they refused to wear a mask. The late Sunday afternoon incident turned physical when one of the sisters allegedly pulled out a knife and stabbed the guard multiple times in the

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‘Kids’ in Riot Gear Were Really Adult National Guard Members


A video shared on Twitter showed what appeared to be children soldiers outside a riot at Lenox Mall in Buckhead, Georgia. They were really adult members of the Georgia National Guard.

A video that went viral on social media that users claimed showed a “child militia” at Lenox Mall in Atlanta, Georgia, really shows adult members of the Georgia National Guard, according to the Atlanta Police Department.

John Chafee from the Atlanta Police Department’s Public Affairs Office confirmed to Heavy via e-mail that the viral video shows adult members of the Georgia National Guard, not children. “The picture

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National Guard Called In To Quell Violence In Los Angeles

The Los Angeles mayor said National Guard troops were being sent in to the nation’s second-largest city after a fourth day of violent protests Saturday saw demonstrators clash repeatedly with officers, torch police vehicles and pillage businesses.

Mayor Eric Garcetti said he asked Gov. Gavin Newsom for 500 to 700 members of the Guard to assist the 10,000 Los Angeles Police Department officers.

“The California National Guard is being deployed to Los Angeles overnight to support our local response to maintain peace and safety on the streets of our city,” said the mayor, who ordered a rare citywide curfew until

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As looters hit the Grove mall, a security guard begs them to stop: ‘We’re one of you’

As looters began to descend on the Grove shopping mall on Saturday evening, two security guards outside the Nike store begged protesters not to enter.

“We’re one of you,” one guard said.

Several stores at the upscale shopping mall next to Farmers Market in Los Angeles were hit, including the Nordstrom. A police kiosk at the mall was set on fire but officials were able to extinguish it before it spread.

The crowd rushed into the mall after police attempted to push some of the protesters assembled near 3rd Street. As the looters entered the area, the Grove’s outdoor speakers

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