Lauren Gill

Breaking News Reporter
Lauren Gill

Lauren is a breaking news reporter. Before Newsweek, she worked as a reporter for The Brooklyn Paper covering local news and Beat Magazine, writing about music. She is a graduate of the University of Melbourne's School of Journalism and Haverford College. 

Follow her on Twitter @laurenk_gill.

Juror Helps Delay Execution of Death Row Prisoner

Ross Allen Geiger asked Governor John Kasich to give Tibbetts mercy after he discovered crucial information that had been withheld from the jury before it made its decision to sentence him to death 20 years ago.

How Tall Is Mount Everest?

Geologists from around the world have disputed the mammoth mountain's height, creating consequences for Nepal.

Extreme Conditions Delay 'Killer Mountain' Rescue

Elisabeth Revol and Tomek Mackiewicz were believed to have reached the summit of Pakistan's Nanga Parbat—the ninth-highest mountain in the world—before struggling to make their way down the 26,600-foot peak.