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January 16, 2019

The painstaking steps Jayme Closs' abductor says he took to kidnap her
When Jake Patterson left his Gordon, Wisconsin, home for a few hours January 10, he left Jayme Closs hidden under a bed surrounded by heavy bins and weights to prevent her from leaving. ... More >>

Man gets 84 years for killing teen who performed at Obama inauguration
Cleopatra Cowley says her daughter, Hadiya Pendleton, had hopes of studying abroad one day. ... More >>

3 children die after climbing into unplugged freezer
Three children who were playing outside climbed into an unplugged chest freezer and died after the lid closed and they were unable to get out, a sheriff in northern Florida said. ... More >>

1,500 GoFundMe pages have been set up by furloughed employees
The pleas on GoFundMe come from people across all walks of life. A single mom. A librarian. A Border Patrol agent. Even an artist. ... More >>

Los Angeles teachers union calls for 'massive presence' on day 2 of strike
After 32,000 educators went on strike Monday, the United Teachers Los Angeles union said they want day two of the strike to "show such a massive presence that disrupts business as usual in downtown LA." ... More >>

UNC chancellor resigns as she OKs the removal of Confederate monument remnants
Carol Folt announced her resignation Monday as the chancellor of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill amid the debate about the fate of the "Silent Sam" Confederate monument on campus. ... More >>

GOP lawmakers in 2 states want to spend state funds on Trump's border wall
A Republican Montana state senator and Republican delegates from West Virginia plan to introduce measures to allocate state funds to help build President Donald Trump's proposed wall along the southern US border. ... More >>

Interpreter: A subpoena could cause damage to our job
Barry Slaughter Olsen, who served as an interpreter for G20, World Economic Forum, discusses whether or not lawmakers should subpoena interpreters to learn what transpired during meetings between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin. ... More >>

Reality check: This is why Putin is winning
CNN's John Avlon discusses the connection between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin. ... More >>

White non-college Americans move away from Trump during shutdown
During the longest government shutdown in US history, President Donald Trump has been losing support among those who may be his strongest supporters -- white Americans who don't have college degrees. ... More >>

Are there foods you should avoid during the government shutdown? It depends who you ask
Should you be worried about the safety of your food during the government shutdown? ... More >>

This step doubles the shelf life of fruits and veggies
One company is doubling the shelf-life of avocados, citrus and other produce by taking a chemical-free cue from nature. ... More >>

How three men created a $1 billion salad chain
When Jonathan Neman, Nathaniel Ru and Nicolas Jammet met as freshman at Georgetown University 15 years ago, they bonded over food. ... More >>

Cyclist rides 1,500 miles to raise awareness for hunger
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Food bank set up for unpaid employees at airport
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Man fends off doggy door intruder
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Man still claims alien abduction 45 years later
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Scammers pose as Yahoo staff, talk man out of $5K
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Attacking pair of hawks send people to hospitals
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PD: Mom demanded her child beat woman with bat
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Fla. bill would require money management class
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Caregiver accused of leaving teen patient alone
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Mom suing police department after son detained
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Woman scammed from someone posing as a celebrity
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Man shot inside his home by stray bullet
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Teen's service dog shot and killed outside home
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Hundreds of trucks pay tribute to driver
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Man rescued from Chicago River
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Man creates 7-foot eagle out of snow
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