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FILE - In this Jan. 18, 2018, file photo, neighbor Avery Sanchez walks with his mother, Liza Tozier, to drop off his large "Teddy" as a gift for the children who lived in a home where police arrested a couple on accused of holding 13 children captive in Perris, Calif. Jack Osborn, an attorney for seven adult children who were freed from the California home and years of alleged abuse says they are not bitter. Osborn said in an interview aired Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, on "Today" that his clients want people to know they are survivors. The Turpins have pleaded not guilty to the charges.  (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)
Lawyer: California siblings 'survivors' of years of tortureAn attorney for seven adults says they're not bitter after being rescued from their parents' California home after what authorities describe as years of torture
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Prosecutors: Woman collected federal benefits for fake sonFederal prosecutors say a military widow has been sentenced to 14 months in prison for claiming to have a son so she could collect more than $100,000 in veterans and Social Security benefits
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This undated handout photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows Anthony Palma. Oklahoma officials say Palma, convicted of murder in the 1997 disappearance of his 8-year-old neighbor, was found unresponsive in his cell Jan. 11 at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary and that investigators believe Palma's cellmate killed him. Palma was serving a life sentence for the presumed death of Kirsten Hatfield, who prosecutors say was kidnapped from her Midwest City home. (Midwest City Police Department via AP)
Mother not celebrating death of daughter's convicted killerAn Oklahoma woman says she isn't celebrating the death of the man convicted of killing her 8-year-old daughter, but she remains hopeful the child's body will eventually be found
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Bodies found in Oklahoma believed to be missing Texas pairAuthorities in Texas say the bodies of a man and a woman recovered from shallow graves in rural Oklahoma are believed to be those of two missing central Texas residents
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Court rules against Pfizer in religious discrimination suitA New Jersey appeals court has ruled that a former Pfizer employee didn't agree to waive her rights to sue the company over alleged religious discrimination
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Professor accused of coercing students to work has resignedA University of Missouri-Kansas City professor has resigned after being accused of coercing foreign graduate students to perform work and personal tasks for him
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Train stuck on tracks disrupts service to Atlanta airportA commuter train stuck on the tracks has disrupted service to and from Atlanta's airport, the world's busiest
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FILE - This undated file booking photo provided by the San Francisco Police Department shows Jose Ines Garcia-Zarate. Garcia-Zarate, the Mexican national who touched off a fierce immigration debate for his role in the shooting death of Kate Steinle, is seeking to overturn his felony illegal gun possession conviction, the only charge he was found guilty of after a jury acquitted him of murder. (San Francisco Police Department via AP, File)
San Francisco pier shooter seeks dismissal of gun chargeA Mexican man who touched off a fierce immigration debate for his role in the shooting death of Kate Steinle is seeking to overturn his felony illegal gun possession conviction
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FILE - This undated photo provided by the Jersey County States Attorney in Jerseyville, Ill shows Georgena Roberts. Roberts and her husband Michael Roberts face sentencing after pleading guilty to murder in the starvation death of their 6-year-old son, who authorities said weighed just 17 pounds when he died. The couple face between 20 and 60 years in prison.   (Jersey County States Attorney via AP, File)
Illinois parents get decades in child's starvation deathAn Illinois father and stepmother will spend decades in prison in the starvation death of their 6-year-old son, who authorities say weighed just 17 pounds when he died
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Man gets life sentence in double murder, mass shootingA Florida man has been sentenced to life in prison for fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend and her 8-year-old son, as well as wounding four others
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Plea hearings set for 2 of 3 men accused in Mosque bombingTwo of three militia members accused of bombing a Minnesota mosque have hearings next week in federal court to change their pleas
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This photo provided by the California Department of Transportation (CalTrans) shows a ramp to Interstate 5 after it was closed due to snow at Tejon Pass, an area known as the Grapevine, at Gorman in the Tehachapi Mountains of southern California on Monday, Jan. 14, 2019. The first in a series of Pacific storms is moving across Southern California, where downpours could unleash mud and debris flows from large wildfire burn scars. (CalTrans via AP)
The Latest: Mudslide snarls commute over Golden Gate BridgeA mudslide on major Northern California freeway just north of the Golden Gate Bridge snarled the morning commute as road conditions throughout the state deteriorated amid heavy rain and snow
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