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January 19, 2018

Siblings allegedly starved, shackled and taunted with food
As the 13 children lived in squalor, starving and shackled with padlocks, their parents left pies on the counter of their California home for the siblings to look at, authorities say. ... More >>

What the future may hold for Turpin siblings
As David and Louise Turpin's criminal case proceeds, the questions of their parental rights and their children's long-term future will likely be decided in another courtroom. The Southern California couple is charged with torturing and starving 12 of their 13 children over a prolonged period of tim... More >>

Children described as small and malnourished
Mark Uffer, CEO of Corona Regional Medical Center, described some of the Turpin children being treated at his hospital as, "small" and "malnourished." ... More >>

Aunts of captive children reveal decades of concern
For decades, Elizabeth Flores begged to see her nieces and nephews. Even Skype would do. ... More >>

Neighbor: We tried to talk to the kids once. They froze.
When Kimberly Milligan moved into her California home in 2015, she was told her grandson might soon have a playmate, since a family of 12 lived across the street. ... More >>

Who's affected by a shutdown, by the numbers
If Congress can't agree on a plan to fund the federal government before time runs out, a shutdown is expected to affect millions of Americans. ... More >>

Here's what to watch in Congress
The government will shut down at 12:00:01 a.m. ET, Saturday morning. Nobody on either side -- Senate or House; Republican or Democrat -- sees a different path at this point. ... More >>

WH: We're preparing for 'Schumer shutdown'
White House budget director Mick Mulvaney says the White House is preparing for a government shutdown and is waiting for Congress to pass a funding bill. ... More >>

Comey to teach ethical leadership class
Former FBI Director James Comey will teach a course on ethical leadership at William and Mary beginning in the fall, according to an article on the Virginia college's website. ... More >>

Trump's dealmaking mythology meets DC reality
For his entire adult life, and with special vigor during the 2016 campaign, President Donald Trump has insisted on his skills as a master negotiator. ... More >>

They raised $120K in 4 days for their shoe startup
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Millennials are shaking up these 7 industries
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How Bumble app got started
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Officers honored for saving disabled woman's life
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Rabbi rivalry for NFC Championship
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Retired couple mistakenly donates can of cash
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Frmr. FBI director James Comey to co-teach course
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On cam: Armed teens carjacking elderly woman
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4-yr-old girl mauled by neighbor's dog
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Blueberries could help you fight cervical cancer
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Cop's basketball moves go viral
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Downsides for city where Amazon locates HQ2
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Bus driver on leave after 5-yr-old left on bus
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Stunning satellite image shows Northern Lights over the Great Lakes
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Ricky Martin hears WGN reporter's fangirl freak-out
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Contractor arrested for bringing gun to school
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Bakery shut down after ICE audit
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Mom didn't seek help for son who died of burns
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Another child suffers hallucinations from Tamiflu
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