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Girl's escape exposes horror of 13 siblings kept…

A 17-year-old girl who looked closer to 10 jumped out a window, called 911, and showed the world the secret horror she and her 12 brothers and sisters had been living in.

Frigid temperatures trail storm dropping more…

A wintry mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain has blanketed a large swath of the South, trailed by a blast of frigid air that could approach record low temperatures

'The Ridiculist' pokes fun at 2018's odd start

From the debate over President Trump's vulgar comment about immigration to Sen. Orrin Hatch's invisible glasses, 2018 is already way too weird. CNN's Anderson Cooper has the latest on the Ridiculist.

Navy Charges 2 Commanders After Pacific Ship…

The U.S. Navy is charging two ship commanders with dereliction of duty and negligent homicide after two collisions in the Pacific Ocean last year.

Meteor?: Bright light, loud noise rattle Michigan residents

The National Weather Service says the bright light and what sounded like thunder in the sky across the Detroit metropolitan area may have been a meteor

Rauner spokesman: 'Governor believes David Duke…

After initially fumbling a question about whether a former Ku Klux Klan leader is a racist, the campaign of Republican Bruce Rauner has clarified the governor's opinion of David Duke.

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Funeral services set for former Ohio congressman…

Funeral services are set for a former Democratic Ohio congressman and Cincinnati mayor who died last week at the age of 92

Conflicting accounts on Trump meeting comments

CNN's Kaitlan Collins reports on the conflicting accounts from the lawmakers who attended the White House immigration reform meeting where President Trump reportedly referred to some African nations as "shithole countries."

Ex-CIA Employee Might Have Helped China Kill Or…

Jerry Chun Shing Lee was arrested for having notebooks with highly sensitive information, and he's reportedly connected to a deadly Chinese plot.

Landlord in fatal fire again due to file brief in…

A landlord who was convicted of code violations stemming from Maine's deadliest fire in decades is due to file a brief in his appeals case

Autonomous cars loom, but the Detroit auto show…

Autonomous cars loom, but the North American International Auto Show in Detroit goes on, with the introduction of new small cars, SUVs and the all-mighty pickup truck, which dominated the show

9 face hazing charges in death of Florida State…

Nine men are facing hazing charges in connection with the death of a Florida State University fraternity pledge

WH doctor: Trump requested cognitive exam

Dr. Ronny Jackson, who examined President Trump, says he did not think the President needed a cognitive exam but gave him one at Trump's request.

Althea Garrison: An Unintentional Transgender…

Twenty-five years ago, Althea Garrison became the first transgender woman to serve in a U.S. state legislature.

FEMA: Hawaii didn't need approval to retract…

The Federal Emergency Management Agency says the state of Hawaii didn't need federal approval to retract a cellphone alert mistakenly sent over the weekend warning of a ballistic missile attack

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The Latest: Hawaii congresswomen want hearings on…

The Federal Emergency Management Agency says the state of Hawaii didn't need federal approval to retract a cell phone alert mistakenly sent over the weekend warning of a ballistic missile attack

Man who fled Hawaii psychiatric hospital pleads…

A lawyer for a man who walked out of a Hawaii psychiatric hospital and flew to California has pleaded not guilty on his behalf but acknowledged it's obvious his client escaped

Analyst: Trial date shows Mueller ready to go

CNN national security and legal analyst Susan Hennessey says the documents Mueller's team has demonstrates they have a "well-founded case."

Pope Francis Asks For Forgiveness In Chile

Pope Francis said he felt "pain and shame at the irreparable damage" caused by the Vatican's sex abuse scandal.

Ex-CIA officer arrested, charged with keeping documents

Former CIA officer arrested and charged with illegally retaining classified records, including names and phone numbers of covert CIA assets

Detroit man deported to Mexico after 30 years in…

Detroit man who had lived in the US for nearly 30 years has been deported to Mexico

Winter storm hits South with more snow, frigid…

Ice and snow turned travel treacherous across the South, shutting down interstates in Louisiana, causing highway crashes in Kentucky and closing airport runways in Texas as snow turned the red clay white and prompted schools to close across the region

Smashing Stereotypes in Synchronized Swimming

Pau Ribes always wanted to be synchronized swimmer. In 2015, he made his debut as the first man to compete.

A Judge Says Paul Manafort's Trial May Not Start…

Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort remains under house arrest.

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Police: Robbery suspect killed by officers on…

Vermont State Police say law enforcement officers fatally shot a robbery suspect on high school grounds after he refused their orders to drop his weapon and made threatening statements

Cost climbs by $2.8 billion for California bullet…

Cost estimate jumps by $2.8 billion for California's high-speed rail project, a 35 percent increase

Prosecutors: New Jersey bomber tried to corrupt…

Prosecutors are urging a judge to impose a life sentence on a New Jersey man who injured 30 people in a Manhattan bombing and then promoted his extremist ideology to other prisoners