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10 Things to Know for Today, Jan.19, 2018

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

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White House official: Trump immigration views have evolved

President Donald Trump's views on immigration and building a wall along the Mexico border have evolved since his presidential campaign, the White House chief of staff said Wednesday.

Amazon sweepstakes is narrowed down to 20 competitors

Amazon's second home could be in an already tech-heavy city, such as Boston, New York or Austin, Texas. Or it could be in the Midwest, say, Indianapolis or Columbus, Ohio. Or the company could go outside the U.S. altogether and set up shop in Toronto.

Apple banks on tax break to build 2nd campus, hire 20,000

Apple is planning to build a new corporate campus and hire 20,000 U.S. workers in an expansion driven in part by a tax cut that will enable the iPhone maker to bring an estimated $245 billion back to its home country.

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Prosecutor: Parents chained children for months at a time

A California couple tortured a dozen of their children for years, starving them to the point that their growth was stunted, chaining them to their beds for months at a time and forbidding them from showering more than once a year or using the toilet, a prosecutor said Thursday.

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New Trump office would protect conscience rights of doctors

Reinforcing its strong connection with social conservatives, the Trump administration announced Thursday a new federal office to protect medical providers refusing to participate in abortion, assisted suicide or other procedures on moral or religious grounds.

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Haitians face hurdles after protected status renewal delays

Thousands of Haitian immigrants living in the U.S. legally will face employment and travel hurdles because President Donald Trump's administration delayed the process of re-registering those with temporary protected status, Haitian community leaders and immigrant activists say.

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Grandparents shocked by reports of 13 starved grandchildren

The grandparents of 13 starved and tortured children say their son's family looked happy and healthy when they last visited California six years ago.

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10 Things to Know for Today, Jan. 18, 2018

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Avoid old NYC 'Fallout Shelters' in nuke attack

In a real nuclear strike in New York, taking cover in a building bearing a rusted yellow fallout-shelter sign may not be the best option. E

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Democrats dig in on immigration, shutdown risk or no

Congressional Democrats on Wednesday dug in on their threats to reject any government funding bill that isn't paired with protection for thousands of young immigrants — a hard-line stance celebrated by liberal groups who have shrugged off risks of a government shutdown.

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Rival Koreas agree to form first unified Olympic team

The rival Koreas agreed Wednesday to form their first unified Olympic team and have their athletes parade together for the first time in 11 years during the opening ceremony of next month's Winter Olympics in South Korea, officials said.

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10 Things to Know for Today, Jan. 17, 2018

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

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Navy filing homicide charges against 2 ship commanders

Five officers involved in two Navy ship collisions last year that killed a total of 17 sailors are being charged with negligent homicide, the Navy said Tuesday.

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Watch: Meteor credited for bright light, noise rattling Michigan

Experts say a bright light and what sounded like thunder in the sky above Michigan was a meteor.

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Aced it: Doc says Trump got perfect score on cognitive test

President Donald Trump performed "exceedingly well" on a surprise cognitive screening test administered last week, his doctor said Tuesday, as the White House continued to bat back questions about the president's mental fitness for office.

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Hear: Sex abuse victim speaks against ex-doctor

Ex-doctor's victims recount sex abuse as young gymnasts

One after one, gymnasts and other victims of a disgraced former sports doctor stepped forward in a Michigan courtroom Tuesday to recount the sexual abuse and emotional trauma Larry Nassar inflicted on them as children — one with the warning that "little girls don't stay little forever."

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California couple's ordinary home held torture chamber

From the outside, the brown-and-beige four-bedroom home looked fairly orderly. Inside, it was a veritable torture chamber for 13 siblings who lived with their parents, police said.

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Sexual abuse victim to ex-doctor: 'You are a repulsive liar'

One of the dozens of victims expected to testify at the sentencing hearing of a disgraced former Michigan sports doctor on Tuesday described the sexual abuse Larry Nassar inflicted on her as a child and warned him that "little girls don't stay little forever."

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Olympic champ Simone Biles says she was abused by doctor

Simone Biles watched as her friends and former Olympic teammates came forward to detail abuse at the hands of a now-imprisoned former USA Gymnastics team doctor.

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*Update* - 13 siblings, some chained to beds, held captive in California home, police say

California teen leads deputies to parents' house of horrors

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 seven are adults.

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10 Things to Know for Today, Jan. 16, 2018

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

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Pope begs forgiveness for 'irreparable harm' from sex abuse

Pope Francis begged for forgiveness Tuesday for the "irreparable damage" done to children who were raped and molested by priests, opening his visit to Chile by diving head-first into a scandal that has greatly hurt the Catholic Church's credibility here and cast a cloud over his visit.

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My guns or my ganja? Firearm-owning pot fans face a choice

Federal law bars marijuana users from having guns or ammunition.

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California highway to stay shut another week after mudslides

California officials said Monday the key coastal highway would remain closed for another week after being inundated during mudslides that killed 20 people