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Crime

Janiya Thomas' eldest sister told investigators girl was tied, dunked in water in bathroom, never seen again

Mother of 11-year-old Janiya Thomas charged in Bradenton with first-degree murder in her death.

Crime

Investigators knew for weeks Janiya was missing from her home

Investigators noticed Janiya Thomas was not at her Bradenton home Sept. 23 when they arrived to investigate allegations that Keishanna Thomas had severely beaten her 12-year-old son, the latest reports released by the Florida Department of Children and Families reveal. It was the 12th time they had been called out to investigate abuse.

Videos

Obama waves goodbye, takes off in helicopter

Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump escorted former president Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, to a military helicopter parked outside the East Front of the Capitol after Trump took the oath of office.
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Obama waves goodbye, takes off in helicopter 1:31

Obama waves goodbye, takes off in helicopter

Growing Bradenton's shuffleboard activities 1:11

Growing Bradenton's shuffleboard activities

Trump's full inaugural speech 17:06

Trump's full inaugural speech

Trump makes first speech as 45th president of the United States 2:11

Trump makes first speech as 45th president of the United States