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US man charged over 10-year kidnap

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US prosecutors charged a 52-year-old bus driver with the kidnap and rape of three young women who were imprisoned in his Cleveland home for 10 long years of torment. 

Gina DeJesus raises her thumb as she arrives at her family house on May 8, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. US prosecutors charged a 52-year-old bus driver with the kidnap and rape of three young women who were imprisoned in his Cleveland home for 10 long years of torment.

One of the captives gave birth to a daughter during the decade they spent confined in Ariel Castro's modest city home, unable to escape until Monday, when the young mother, Amanda Berry, managed to signal a neighbour.

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