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Police: Utah Toddler Dies Days After Beating Over Potty Training

A toddler who was beaten by his mother’s boyfriend when he got angry over potty training died Monday after being hospitalized with critical injuries days earlier, police said.


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Child Deaths Decline In Clark County

Researchers at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas say the number of child deaths in Clark County has steadily declined over the past few years, but they’re recommending more educational campaigns to bring that figure down further.


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Coroner Investigating Vegas Little Leaguer Death

It could take several weeks before authorities in Las Vegas know why an 8-year-old Little League player collapsed and died while preparing for a game at a baseball park.



Father Sentenced in Son’s Death

A judge scolded a local father for leaving his disabled son in a hot vehicle before sentencing him to at least eight years in prison. Stanley Rimer was found guilty in the 2008 death of four-year-old Jason, who was left in the SUV for 17 hours.