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Michelle Paul says 2 misconceptions persist about psychiatric therapy– that therapists are going to do something scary like examine or “head diminish” a client; which there’s something naturally incorrect with individuals who seek help. May is Mental Health Awareness Month, so it’s the optimal time to, well, talk about it.

As a practicing psychologist in Las Vegas given that 1999, Paul has actually worked to dispel these myths. She signed up with UNLV’s psychology professors in 2004 as associate director of clinical training for the Ph.D. program. Because 2012 she’s trained future medical psychologists as director of The Partnership for Research Study, Evaluation, Therapy, Therapy, and Ingenious Scientific Education (PRACTICE), a community mental health training center at UNLV.

The need for mental health support is prevalent however at critical mass in Nevada. According to the 2017 State of Mental Health in America report, the state ranks 51st in the country in high need for and low access to qualified mental health professionals– a requirement exacerbated by the Oct. 1 mass shooting in Las Vegas. In action, The PRACTICE used crisis counseling, worked as an information hub for the campus and surrounding neighborhood, and continues to provide assistance services to survivors.


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Female who consistently ran over cheating other half freed from prison

Convicted murderer Clara Harris smiles at supporters in the courtroom Jan. 12, 2007, in Houston. She ran over her husband David Harris multiple times with her Mercedes in 2002, killing him. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)
Convicted murderer Clara Harris smiles at fans in the courtroom Jan. 12, 2007, in Houston. She ran over her husband David Harris several times with her Mercedes in 2002, eliminating him. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan) Convicted murderer Clara Harris smiles at supporters in the courtroom Jan. 12, 2007, in Houston. She ran over her hubby David Harris

multiple times with her Mercedes in 2002, killing him. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan). HOUSTON (AP/Meredith)– A Texas woman who killed her unfaithful spouse by running him down with her automobile in a jealous rage has actually been launched from jail. Clara Harris, 60, left jail Friday after serving 15 years of a 20-year sentence in the 2002 killing of her orthodontist hubby, David Harris, in the parking lot of a suburban Houston hotel.

Harris employed a private investigator after ending up being suspicious of her spouse, who was tracked to the hotel where he was found with his receptionist-turned-mistress.

Clara Harris fought with the woman prior to striking her spouse with her Mercedes-Benz and repeatedly running over his body. The couple’s teenage child was in the automobile at the time.

Harris was convicted of murder in 2003.

The case drew extensive attention and caused a made-for-television film.

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Domino’s now providing to Las Vegas welcome indication, other ‘hotspots’.

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Charles Krupa/ AP This Oct. 21, 2016, file image reveals a slice of pepperoni pizza on a Domino’s Pizza box in Derry, N.H.

Tuesday, April 17, 2018|2 a.m.

NEW YORK– Domino’s, which has been bringing pizzas to doorsteps for more than half a century, will now deliver to the great outdoors.

The pizza chain said Monday that its motorists can fulfill customers at U.S. beaches, parks and landmarks to hand over pizza, tacky bread and other food on its menu.

In all, Domino’s said it will deliver to 150,000 outside areas consisting of under the Gateway Arch in St. Louis; by the Las Vegas welcome indication; or next to a statue of soul singer James Brown in Augusta, Georgia. The areas show up in the business’s app or site as “Domino’s Hotspots.”

Shipment is a crucial part of the company’s business, and it has been aggressive in making it easy to buy through tweets, text messages and Amazon’s voice-activated Echo. However competitors has actually grown from other fast-food chains that are using more delivery options. McDonald’s has a handle online service UberEats, and the parent company of KFC and Taco Bell just recently partnered with Grubhub to broaden delivery.

Domino’s says it evaluated the service last fall in Miami, where clients purchased outdoors hotels and the zoo. Dennis Maloney, the business’s chief digital officer, wouldn’t say how many deliveries were made throughout the test, but said it was enough to decide to roll it out nationwide.

Franchisees selected the hotspots, including regional dog parks and airports. Motorists will pull up to the curb to meet customers, Domino’s stated, and individuals can tell the app what they’re wearing so they’re much easier to identify.

Shares in Domino’s Pizza Inc., which is based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, closed Monday up $2.03, or practically 1 percent, at $232.35.

Producer Tegan Summertime brings Marilyn Monroe and other legends to the Vegas phase

Tegan Summertime isn’t really the first imaginative to come to Las Vegas with big plans of making an effect in the entertainment capital of the world. However his ambitious intents are more strategic than a lot of, and he’s currently lined up some effective collaborators.

The English author, producer and CEO of Prospect Home entertainment moved his business to Las Vegas from LA within the last year. The key job that made it possible for the relocation is Marilyn! The New Musical, revealed today for an opening at Paris Las Vegas on Might 23. Plans call for a rotation of celebrity stars to play the part of Marilyn Monroe, with Ruby Lewis (who just recently covered a run in Baz at Palazzo) taking the function as resident and leading a cast of 26 that consists of Brittney Bertier (My Fair Woman), Travis Cloer (Jersey Boys) and Randal Keith (Showstoppers).

Thanks to a partnership with the owner of her estate, Summertime has complete access to Marilyn Monroe’s similarity and brand, which is important to Summer season’s goals for Las Vegas. “I wish to bring back musicals, however it’s tough due to the fact that Broadway doesn’t constantly offer here,” he says. “Today people pertain to Vegas for either an escape or particularly to see stars. I compose function films and musicals and created live occasions with celebrities, so I want to hybridize exactly what I do.”

That’s why, regardless of the immense talents of Lewis, Summer season will hedge his bets on Marilyn! by generating celeb stars– he’s aiming to combine Broadway-style musical productions with the turning headliner design of a venue like the Colosseum at Caesars Palace. And Monroe isn’t the only famous name he’s dealing with. Summer season owns similar rights for James Dean and Bettie Page, and has already inked deals for those programs. “The burlesque musical is Bettie Page: Queen of Pinups, and it will have a connected burlesque nightclub called Bangs,” he says. “And the James Dean rock ‘n’ roll musical is called Rebel with Jonah Platt … who was simply in Jesus Christ Superstar on NBC this weekend.”

Summertime has actually six programs planned for the next two years on the Strip, including another he’s working on now while getting Marilyn! up and running: An EDM-themed musical called One Night in Vegas with musical partner Steve Aoki. “It’s generally Lease, however with EDM. It’s like Mamma Mia!, but rather of ABBA it’s Steve.”

Summertime acknowledges he’s aiming high and doing a lot, but it’s all part of the plan. “I’m coming out with a huge Broadway musical in Las Vegas, and it has to do well. I understand it’s a huge threat,” he states. “But I really believe exactly what we’re doing can make a substantial imprint here.”

TV ads target Nevada, 3 other states key to redistricting

Friday, March 16, 2018|8:49 a.m.

. The Democratic Governors Association says it’s investing $20 million on TELEVISION advertisements in four states where guvs will play an essential role in the next round of congressional redistricting.

The advertisement purchases revealed Friday target Michigan, Nevada, Ohio and Wisconsin and will run throughout the fall campaign season. Citizens in those states will be choosing governors this November who will have veto power over the new congressional maps drawn by state legislatures after the 2020 census.

All 4 states currently have Republican governors. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is looking for re-election, however the other GOP incumbents are term-limited.

Republicans control both legal chambers in Michigan, Ohio and Wisconsin. Democrats control the full Legislature in Nevada.

Both celebrations are trying to gain an edge when it pertains to redrawing districts.

Authorities: U.S. airman shoots his 2 kids, other half prior to killing himself

A Pierce County Sheriff's Dept. deputy walks under crime scene tape, Tuesday, March 13, 2018, in front of a home in Spanaway, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
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border=” 0″ src=” /wp-content/uploads/2018/03/16311707_G.jpg” width=” 180 “/ > A Pierce County Sheriff’s Dept. deputy walks under criminal activity scene tape, Tuesday, March 13, 2018, in front of a house in Spanaway, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Officials bring crime scene tape, Tuesday, March 13, 2018, as they leave a house in Spanaway, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). SPANAWAY, Wash. (AP)– A member of the United States Flying Force in Washington state fatally shot his 2 young children and his partner before killing himself, authorities stated Tuesday.

The Pierce County sheriff’s office said they found the bodies inside a house near Spanaway, about 45 miles south of Seattle, after the guy called 911 reporting that he eliminated his family. The victims were recognized as Samantha Field, 33, and the couple’s children, 4-year-old Ava and 2-year-old Ashen, according to the county medical inspector’s office. The supposed shooter was Clint Field, 29. He was initially from Florida and his partner was from New Hampshire, the News Tribune reported.

The constable’s workplace said the kids were shot while they were sleeping and their mother also was shot in bed. It stated Clint Field was stationed at nearby Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

Sheriff’s spokesperson Ed Troyer told Seattle-area TELEVISION station KOMO that detectives have actually discovered Clint Field had actually been upset and had a previous event in which he pointed out suicide. Troyer likewise said member of the family pointed out that the couple may have had a divorce proceeding about to start.

” We have actually not been to this house prior to and there’s no history of domestic violence,” Troyer stated.

Daine Patton, who offered the home a year ago to the family, said in an interview that it was a “tragic” situation.

” It really breaks my heart for those kids … to be killed by their dad. That’s awful,” Patton said.

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2 of 3 families targeted by bundle bombs knew each other

Tuesday, March 13, 2018|3:06 p.m.

AUSTIN, Texas– Two of the 3 families targeted by package bombs left on Austin doorsteps understood each other and were connected through local activism in the black community, a civic leader said Tuesday, but it was unclear how they may be connected to a third home where a plan bomb also took off.

Investigators have stated the 3 explosions that killed 2 individuals and wounded 2 others could have been dislike criminal offenses considering that all the victims were black or Hispanic. However they also stated they have actually not ruled out any possible motive.

Dixon Mason, a popular dental expert in east Austin, was grandfather of 19-year-old Draylen Mason, who was killed Monday after carrying a package left at his house into the kitchen area and opening it. The senior Mason was good friends with Fredie Dixon, stepfather of 39-year-old Anthony Home, who died in a comparable attack in another part of the city on March 6, said Nelson Linder, president of the Austin chapter of the NAACP.

“I don’t believe in coincidences,” Linder stated, describing that he was worried by the fact that the households were acquainted.

Still unidentified, though, is exactly what connection– if any– the 2 households needed to a third family where another plan bomb exploded Monday, injuring a 75-year-old Hispanic lady.

Company records suggest that Dixon was a leader of Austin’s African American Cultural Heritage District, or “6 Square,” which the city defines as 6 square miles of east Austin that was originally produced as the Negro District by the Austin City Council in 1928. He likewise was a long time pastor at Wesley United Methodist Church, among the city’s oldest traditionally black churches.

Dixon was quoted in by the Austin American-Statesman in 2015 regreting how Austin’s population and success were effectively developing financial partition by raising the expense of living.

“Austin is quickly ending up being a city of the privileged and the non-privileged,” Dixon informed the newspaper. “Is that the sort of Austin we want?”

Linder said Austin’s minority neighborhood is on edge following the battles.

“Offered the truth these people are people of color, that certainly gets people’s attention,” he stated. “And they feel susceptible, and they need to based upon the nature of the events.”

The FBI and other federal officials continue to help in the examination. Austin Cops Chief Brian Manley informed a news conference Tuesday, “We’re not stating terrorism or hate is in play, however we certainly have to consider that.”

Tina Sherrow, a retired agent for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Guns and Dynamites, said the materials to construct such bombs are frequently readily available at hardware shops or online, and that police have been mum on information because the perpetrators might be watching media protection.

“I don’t look at it as terrorism, however it’s terrorism of a community for sure,” Sherrow stated.

The package explosives were not delivered by the U.S. Postal Service or any private provider however left over night on doorsteps. Still, Manley prompted Austin homeowners to call 911 if they get any unwanted packages that look suspicious. Authorities reacted to 250-plus calls about parcels without finding any that were dynamites.

Private investigators gathering evidence continued to reoccur, and yellow police tape still marked off the sites of Monday’s two blasts, which occurred about 5 miles apart.

At the website of the March 2 bombing, there were no cops, however the door to the red-brick house where the bundle exploded was still boarded up.

There was nothing apparent linking the 3 areas where the bombs took off, besides all were east of Interstate 35, which divides the city. The east side has actually traditionally been more heavily minority and less wealthy than Austin’s west side, although that has changed as gentrification has raised home prices and rents everywhere.

The attacks happened amid the South By Southwest music celebration, which brings in hundreds of countless visitors to Austin each March. However the blasts happened far from the main events and show locations.

Male apprehended after authorities find other half'' s body in car at Henderson casino

Willie Bain, 42, was arrested in connection with the death of his wife on Feb. 17, 2018 (LVMPD / FOX5).
 Willie Bain, 42, was jailed in connection with the death of his other half on Feb. 17, 2018 (LVMPD/ FOX5).

Willie Bain, 42, was apprehended in connection with the death of his partner on Feb. 17, 2018 (LVMPD/ FOX5). LAS VEGAS( FOX5)- Las Vegas City authorities detained a guy in connection with his better half’s death after responding officers discovered the female’s body inside his vehicle at a Henderson hotel-casino on Saturday night. Willie Bain, 42, was booked into the Clark County Detention Center where he deals with one count of murder with a deadly weapon, a release said.

Officers were originally dispatched to examine reports of domestic violence at a house in the 800 block of Patagonia Ridge Avenue, near Maryland Parkway and Cactus Opportunity at 10:56 p.m. Officers discovered blood in the garage of the house, according to a release.

Family members informed police that they received a worrying call from Bain which triggered them to stop by the house. When they showed up, they saw blood in the garage and called the cops. The household likewise found the couple’s three kids alone in the house and observed the couple’s automobile was missing out on, authorities said.

Bain called Henderson Police from the car park of the Carnival Henderson gambling establishment to report that his partner required medical support, Metro stated. Showing up officers found him standing outside a white Hyundai SUV. The lady was discovered experiencing apparent head injury inside the vehicle, according to cops.

Medical workers tried to render help without success. The woman was noticable dead at the scene, Metro stated. Officers took Bain into custody without incident.

Cops stated the couple’s 3 children are safe with relative.

Lt. Dan McGrath said this was a domestic violence-related occurrence. Metro Murder investigators are examining the murder. The Clark County Coroner will release the lady’s identity, cause and manner of death when member of the family are alerted.

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Deputy eliminated, 4 other individuals hurt in Colorado shooting

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Gazette by means of AP Two deputies hug at the scene of a shooting in Colorado Springs, Colo., Monday, Feb. 5, 2018. Police in Colorado Springs state they are responding to a “important occurrence” in a neighborhood of single-family homes, apartment buildings and stores in east Colorado Springs.

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.– A Colorado sheriff’s deputy was shot and killed on Monday, the third officer to be gunned down in the line of responsibility in the state in the past five weeks.

El Paso County Deputy Micah Flick, 34, was eliminated while he and other officers were investigating a taken vehicle in Colorado Springs, about 70 miles south of Denver, authorities stated.

Colorado Springs Authorities Chief Pete Carey said the officers were having problem with the male suspect when shots were fired.

2 other deputies, a Colorado Springs policeman and an onlooker were likewise shot, authorities said. All were hospitalized, however the degree of their injuries wasn’t right away launched.

The only suspect was also killed, authorities stated.

The names of the hurt officers, the bystander and the suspect were not right away released.

Jason Adams, 52, who lives nearby, informed the Colorado Springs Gazette he heard gunshots and ran to the scene, which he described as a “war zone.”

Tv protection revealed dozens of emergency situation cars reacting to the scene.

Adams said he saw emergency responders having the tendency to three individuals lying on the ground, among whom appeared to have bullet wounds in the side of his upper body.

A cops command post remained on the scene hours after the shooting, along with about a lots police cars and multiple officers.

Constable Bill Senior citizen stated Flick, who was eliminated on his 11th anniversary with the department, is made it through by his better half and 7-year-old twins.

” Deputy Flick was an impressive member of my firm and he will be missed,” Senior said.

Carey stated it was a difficult day for all law-enforcement firms.

” Tonight there is no difference between our uniforms. State Patrol, sheriff’s office and the Colorado Springs Cops Department, our hearts are all broken,” he stated.

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper said the lethal violence against officers is having a grave effect on the state.

” We will again come together to offer sympathy and strength for the deputy’s liked ones and wish the recovery of those hurt,” he said in a composed statement. “However, we likewise must come together and state enough suffices. We want each officer, every deputy, to know we are grateful for their service.”

Hickenlooper ordered flags flown at half-staff in Flick’s honor.

Adams County Deputy Heath Gumm was killed Jan. 24 and Douglas County sheriff’s Deputy Zackari Parrish was eliminated on New Year’s Eve.

Gumm, 31, was shot while chasing a suspect. Parrish, 29, was shot in suburban Denver by a guy with a history of mental health concerns.

Monday’s shooting occurred in a community of single-family homes, houses and stores just east of downtown Colorado Springs, a city of about 465,000.

Mom warning other moms and dads after son, 8, dies from flesh-eating germs

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) –

An eastern Oregon kid died over the weekend after an eight-day battle with flesh-eating germs.

The young boy’s mother, Sara Hebard, stated she wishes to warn other moms and dads about how easily and rapidly this disease spreads, discussing that the catastrophe all started when her child fell off his bike.

She discussed her 8-year-old boy Liam Flanagan was riding his bike on the driveway of his household’s farm in pilot rock when he took a bad fall. He went to the emergency room in nearby Pendleton with a bloody thigh injury near his groin.

Hebard said Liam was sewn up with seven stitches and that she believed that should have been completion of it, however Liam suffered discomfort.

In the beginning, Hebard said she treated it with Tylenol, but the discomfort seemed to obtain worse – much worse.

Hebard said they took Liam back to the hospital in Pendleton where he had emergency surgical treatment. He was then airlifted to Doernbecher Kid’s Healthcare facility in Portland where he underwent several more surgeries.

Flesh-eating bacteria can spread extremely rapidly. Physicians attempted to cut it out from muscle and tissue extending from Liam’s ankle to his underarm.

Hebard is still surprised that all of this begun when her kid fell off his bicycle.

“It wasn’t a huge offer. It wasn’t a bad one. It just required a couple of stitches is all, that’s it,” she informed FOX 12. “And he was taking it like a cannon fodder. I suggest, how … how … that’s exactly what I ask– how? And there’s simply no response.”

Liam Flanagan passed away Sunday in Portland. He was a second-grader at Pilot Rock Primary School.

Hebard stated he was a sweet, kind young boy who never ever made an opponent and made everybody around him delighted. Her guidance to other parents is easy.

“I would need to state for one, hug your kids tight due to the fact that you never ever understand how quickly it goes, and after that to focus on them and don’t just take for granted it might simply be a basic mishap,” she said. “And to spread out awareness due to the fact that people have no idea. I had never ever even heard of this before.”

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