House of horrors: The exterior of the Cleveland house where Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight were held captive. Bill Pugliano/Getty Images hide caption

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Ohio Kidnapping Survivors Recount Captivity, Escape From Horror

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A general view of the exterior of the house, where three women who had disappeared as teenagers approximately 10 years ago, were found alive on May 6 in Cleveland, Ohio. Bill Pugliano/Getty Images hide caption

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Ariel Castro appears in court during the sentencing phase on Thursday in Cleveland. Castro pleaded guilty last week to 937 counts, including kidnapping, rape and aggravated murder. Tony Dejak/AP hide caption

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Charles Ramsey on the day three young women (and one of the women's daughters) were rescued from a Cleveland home. He gained fame for his accounts of what happened. Scott Shaw /The Plain Dealer /Landov hide caption

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Onil (left) and Pedro Castro in an exclusive interview broadcast Monday morning on CNN. CNN hide caption

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It took neighbors' help for Amanda Berry to escape through the bolted storm door of the Cleveland home where authorities say she and two other women were held captive for nearly a decade. After she emerged, the women and Berry's daughter were rescued. David Maxwell /EPA /LANDOV hide caption

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Ariel Castro during his arraignment Thursday at Cleveland Municipal Court. He's accused of kidnapping and raping three young women, and then holding a daughter born to one of those women captive. The women had been missing for about a decade. The child is now six years old. Emmanuel Dunand /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Brian Bull of WCPN reports

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Ariel Castro during his arraignment Thursday at Cleveland Municipal Court. He's accused of kidnapping and raping three young women, and then holding a daughter born to one of those women captive. The women had been missing for about a decade. The child is now six years old. Emmanuel Dunand /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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From 'Morning Edition': NPR's Cheryl Corley reports on the Cleveland kidnappings

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What happened here? The home on Seymour Avenue in Cleveland where three young women who had been missing for about a decade, as well as a child, were rescued on Monday. David Maxwell /EPA /LANDOV hide caption

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From 'Morning Edition': A Neighborhood In Shock

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