U.S. law enforcement agencies seek to enlist victims to battle human trafficking, but a special "T visa" program designed to gain their cooperation isn't being used nearly as often as it could be, leaving thousands more men, women and children at risk. Full story
So-called "Latino Residential Brothels," an insidious form of prostitution that has been creeping into the country for several decades, adopt sophisticated camouflage to elude U.S. authorities. Full story
Huge regions enforce the Trafficking Victims Protection Act poorly, if at all.
Since first appearing in the U.S. in 1989, "Latino Residential Brothels" have reached at least 25 states.
North Korea has deported 85-year-old American and war veteran Merrill E. Newman "from a humanitarian viewpoint" after more than a month in detention, the state news agency reported early Saturday.
Hundreds of people of all ages, colors and creeds gathered outside Nelson Mandela's home in Houghton, Johannesburg, on Friday to pay their respects to South Africa's iconic leader, who died Thursday at the age of 95.
Recalling Nelson Mandela as a “profoundly good man” and “great friend,” former President Bill Clinton said Friday that the South African leader “set an example for how to live that went way beyond political leadership to the core of what life should be about.”