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John Lafon charged with sexually abusing children

A man with prior ties to the Clark County foster care system has been charged with sexually abusing a child and hiding a camera in…

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Pinwheels are planted outside the within the Clark County Family Court & Services Campus on ...
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Family Court rules protect litigants, children | IN RESPONSE

Your recent editorial about “new” rules limiting access to Family Court is false. The statutes on which the rules were based were adopted by the…

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People react outside the Civic Center in Uvalde, Texas, Tuesday, May 24, 2022. An 18-year-old g ...
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The cops stood around while children were massacred | EDITORIAL

The early release of a videotape that documents the law enforcement response — or lack thereof — to the horrific May school shooting in the…

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Melissa Salazar washes a car at a fundraiser for the burial of Delia Luna-Rojo and her husband ...
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Children of slain Las Vegas couple wash cars to raise funeral money

Upon first glance, a fundraiser in the northeast valley on Sunday resembled a gleeful occasion. There were colorful posters, cars coated in soapy foam and…

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Three-year-old twins Luca, left, and Quincy Yacoub show off their Band-Aids after getting a COV ...
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COVID hospitalizations down as children begin receiving vaccines

Clark County reported fewer hospitalizations from COVID-19 this week as vaccines began rolling out for children 6 months to 5 years old in Southern Nevada….

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FILE - A syringe is prepared with the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination clinic at the Ke ...
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COVID-19 vaccine available for Southern Nevada children starting Wednesday

Starting Wednesday, the Southern Nevada Health District will begin offering Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines to children from 6 months to 4 years of age. The announcement…

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Man attacked after following children, police say

A man observed following some children in a central Las Vegas neighborhood was later beaten unconscious by an assailant with a metal pipe early this…

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New Special Agent in Charge Spencer Evans with the Nevada office of the FBI listens to a questi ...
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FBI says ‘sextortion’ crimes against children increasing

Anonymous adults pretending to be children online initiate contact with unsuspecting juvenile victims, gaining their trust to exchange explicit photos. Once they have them, the…

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Children participate during the Hoppy Egg Run community event at the Walnut Recreation Center i ...
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Las Vegas children welcome Easter bunny with egg hunts valleywide

Toddlers and teens alike prepared for Easter a day early with dancing, photos with 6-foot-tall bunnies and thousands of plastic eggs. At Walnut Recreation Center…

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Metro Officer Alfredo Calata moves a pallet of easter baskets and gifts to be donated to childr ...
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Las Vegas police to deliver Easter baskets for children this April

Las Vegas officers will soon take on the role of the Easter Bunny by delivering loads of goodies, baskets and chocolates to children throughout the…

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