String of armed robberies in Southeast L.A. County could be connected: LASD

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a string of armed robberies Monday evening that detectives believe could be connected.

The locations hit were all in strip malls, and were mainly vape or smoke shops or small stores that sell liquor and cigarettes in the Southeast region of L.A. County.

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L.A. County sheriff’s deputies respond to a store in the 16109 Norwalk Blvd. in Norwalk following an armed robbery. (RMG News)

Tuesday forecast: 1st day of winter arrives

Look for mild temperatures and partly cloudy skies for the first day of winter Tuesday.

More clouds roll in to the region on Wednesday before showers arrive Thursday.

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Omicron unleashes new round of uncertainty over economy’s pandemic recovery

Just as Americans and Europeans were eagerly awaiting their most normal holiday season in a couple of years, the omicron variant has unleashed a fresh round of fear and uncertainty — for travelers, shoppers, party-goers and their economies as a whole.

The Rockettes have canceled their Christmas show in New York. Some London restaurants have emptied out as commuters avoid the downtown. Broadway shows are canceling some performances. The National Hockey League suspended its games until after Christmas. Boston plans to require diners, revelers and shoppers to show proof of vaccination to enter restaurants, bars and stores.

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A family and their pets walk through Miami International Airport on Dec. 20, 2021, in Miami. Public health officials are urging caution as the new omicron variant might become the dominant strain in the U.S. during the holiday break. (AP Photo/Marta Lavandier)