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  • Parents arrested, kids chained in Calif. house of horrors January 16, 2018
    PERRIS, Calif. (AP) — A 17-year-old girl called police after escaping from her family's home where she and her 12 brothers and sisters were locked up in filthy conditions, some so malnourished officers at first believed all were children even though se
  • BP to take $1.7 billion Deepwater Horizon charge January 16, 2018
    LONDON (Reuters) - BP said on Tuesday it expected to take a post-tax non-operating charge of around $1.7 billion in its fourth quarter results as part of the settlement of the deadly 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill in the United States. BP said
  • DuVernay, 'black-ish,' 'Power' win at NAACP Image Awards January 16, 2018
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A jubilant Ava DuVernay was named entertainer of the year at an NAACP Image Awards ceremony that focused on the black community's power to create change.DuVernay lauded other black artists from the stage as she accepted her aw
  • Slow-moving landslide has Washington town on high alert January 16, 2018
    UNION GAP, Wash. (AP) — A slow-moving landslide in a fertile farming region in Washington state has forced evacuations as officials prepare for what they say is inevitable — the collapse of a ridge that sits above a few dozen homes and a key highway.
  • California teen leads deputies to parents' house of horrors January 16, 2018
    PERRIS, Calif. (AP) — A 17-year-old girl called police after escaping from her family's home where she and her 12 brothers and sisters were locked up in filthy conditions, some so malnourished officers at first believed all were children even though se

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  • Gospel star Edwin Hawkins, known for 'Oh Happy Day,' dies January 15, 2018
    NEW YORK (AP) — Edwin Hawkins, the gospel star best known for the crossover hit "Oh Happy Day" and as a major force for contemporary inspirational music, died Monday at age 74.Hawkins died at his home in Pleasanton, California. He had been suffe
  • Danica Patrick finds love away from track with Aaron Rodgers January 15, 2018
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Danica Patrick's heart is racing for Aaron Rodgers.Patrick, a Chicago Bears fan, confirmed Monday she is dating the Green Bay Packers quarterback."Yes, Aaron and I are dating," Patrick told The Associated Press.
  • Cranberries lead singer Dolores O'Riordan dies suddenly at 46: RTE TV January 15, 2018
    DUBLIN (Reuters) - Dolores O'Riordan, the lead singer of rock group The Cranberries, has died suddenly in London at the age of 46, Irish state broadcaster RTE reported on Monday. The Irish group shot to fame in the 1990s with the hit "Linger
  • France's Deneuve apologizes to sex assault victims, stands by letter January 15, 2018
    PARIS (Reuters) - Actress Catherine Deneuve apologized to victims of sexual assault who were offended by a column denouncing "puritanism" she signed following the Harvey Weinstein scandal, but maintained her reservations about the #MeToo campaign.
  • Color returns to Hollywood's red carpets but Time's Up still strong January 15, 2018
    By Piya Sinha-Roy LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - After making a strong statement in black dresses at the Golden Globes to protest sexual harassment, actresses brought a burst of color back to the red carpet last week but said the message of the Time

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  • Maddux has 'road map,' Matheny says January 16, 2018
    Cardinals manager Mike Matheny will have three new coaches this year and while all of them will have major roles in trying to bring the club back to postseason relevance after a two-season dry spell, Matheny thinks new pitching coach Mike Maddux also can have an effect on the postseason awards. “He brings
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  • Hochman: Yadi's news highlights need for urgency January 16, 2018
    Three more years. “And then,” Yadier Molina said, “I'm done.” The great catcher said it multiple times Monday — when his contract ends after the 2020 season, so will his career. So therefore, Yadi, can you describe the sense of urgency to win in those three years? “Oh, yeah,” he said, flashing his
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  • Carpenter is flexible about where he bats, where he plays January 16, 2018
    Matt Carpenter was approaching the halfway point of Monday's Winter Warm-Up media session when his cell phone started to sing. “Thank God for my old stomping ground,” crooned country legend and fellow Texas native George Strait from Carpenter's pocket. The veteran infielder reached to silence
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