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13 siblings allegedly held captive at home by parents: Part 1
David and Louise Turpin pleaded not guilty to a combined 75 total counts, including charges of torture, child abuse and false imprisonment.
13 captive siblings forced to shower once a year, strangled, subject to frequent beatings: Prosecutor
-- Prosecutors revealed grisly details in a press conference Thursday about the captive siblings case out of California. -- The brothers and sisters were subject to repeated beatings, including strangulation, and were punished by being chained up, often for weeks or months at a time, prosecutors
DA: Captives' journals may hold 'powerful evidence,' girl who escaped showed 'courage'
The California siblings allegedly held captive and tortured by their parents kept journals that likely hold "powerful evidence" in the case, the district attorney said in an interview with ABC News. He also opened up about the "courage" of the teenage girl who made a daring escape from the home.
13 siblings allegedly held captive 'hopeful that life will get better': Official
The doctor who treated some of the children of David Allen Turpin, 57, and Louise Anna Turpin, 49, told ABC News one of the children, a 29-year-old, had the body mass of a 15-year-old.
Doctor on shackled, malnourished siblings' recovery: 'It's not going to be achieved overnight'
The staff of a Southern California hospital was reduced to tears at the sight of seven of the 13 malnourished siblings who were admitted after authorities discovered they were being held captive by their parents, officials from the Corona Regional Medical Center told ABC News. Those seven siblings
War, hunger , extremism will intensify in 2018: Report
War, hunger and extremist violence around the world will intensify next year, a Geneva-based think-tank predicted in a new report. The report published Thursday by ACAPS, a nonprofit that supports the global humanitarian sector with daily monitoring and analysis of 150 nations, examined the current
How to feed 800 million: The battle over the future of US food aid
Cornell economist Chris Barrett sometimes shows audiences a photo he took in 2003 of a mother in Kenya holding her thin child. “He's so undernourished,” said Barrett, whose field research has spanned sub-Saharan Africa. Roughly 815 million people around the world suffered from chronic
Check out 3-D art made from canned goods
City Harvest celebrates its 25th anniversary with the 3-D art installation Canstruction.
Read President Trump's full remarks to the National Assembly in South Korea
Below are President Donald Trump 's full remarks to the South Korean National Assembly , as delivered Tuesday. Assembly Speaker Chung, distinguished members of this Assembly, ladies and gentlemen: Thank you for the extraordinary privilege to speak in this great chamber and to address your people on