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Remembering investigative reporter Jeff German

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Las Vegas Review-Journal reporter Jeff German stands on the Las Vegas Strip on June 2, 2021. German was found dead on Saturday. K.M. Cannon/Las Vegas Review-Journal/Tribune News Service/Getty Images hide caption

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A slain Las Vegas reporter is remembered as a fair but dogged journalist

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City official arrested in stabbing death of Las Vegas investigative journalist

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Shootings spiked during the pandemic. The spike now looks like a 'new normal'

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Some of the evidence against Jessica Burgess, 41, was handed over to police by Facebook. Facebook's parent company, Meta, released a statement saying it had received valid warrants from law enforcement in Nebraska and that "the warrants did not mention abortion at all." Dan Kitwood/Getty Images hide caption

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Nebraska abortion case underscores how evidence from online services is now fair game

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Tioga, Pennsylvania police controversy illustrates need for better background checks

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A visual representation of the digital Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin. A new report says the technology's security is vulnerable. Dan Kitwood/Getty Images hide caption

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Cryptocurrency tech is vulnerable to tampering, a DARPA analysis finds

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Texas school cops get standardized active shooter training. It didn't work in Uvalde

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Texas funded police training for active shooters, but it failed in Uvalde

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Encore: Do red flag laws work?

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Biden signs police reform executive order on 2nd anniversary of George Floyd's death

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President Joe Biden arrives at the White House from his trip to Asia. His executive order will bring reforms to federal law enforcement. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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A row of rifles for sale is on display at a gun shop in Aurora, Colo., on July 20, 2012. The mass shooting in Buffalo, N.Y., has prompted questions about the effectiveness of "red flag laws" passed in 19 states and the District of Columbia. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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Should 18-year-olds be allowed to buy semi-automatic rifles? State and courts debate

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