It’s an uncomfortable issue to discuss, but it’s reality. Tens of thousands of children in Texas are sex slaves.
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Notable deaths in 2019
A young female medic was hospitalized after being hit in the right eye with a pellet round during demonstrations in Tsim Sha Tsui.
Teen found shot to death in crashed car, Columbia police say
His death sparked questions about whether the alleged victims will have a full chance at justice, though US Attorney Geoffrey Berman said the federal investigation into allegations that Epstein ran a ...
Autopsy of Epstein performed, but details yet to be released
Epstein, 66, had been denied bail and faced up to 45 years behind bars on federal sex trafficking ... to open an investigation into Epstein's links to France, with the secretaries of state for women's ...
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In her yearlong investigation of Palm Beach multimillionaire ... the non-prosecution agreement brokered by then South Florida U.S. Attorney Alexander Acosta was illegal, Epstein was arrested on sex ...
Disney sees box office gains, but earnings fall short
Fifty-nine people were shot in Chicago, including seven fatally, over the weekend in mostly poor, black neighborhoods on the city's South and West sides. But as the nation grieved over the mass ...
Operation Independence Day: State agencies involved in nationwide effort to recover child sex trafficking victims
“Child sex trafficking ... in Atlanta, South Fulton, Cobb County, DeKalb County, Marietta, and Smyrna were involved along with the Paulding County Sheriff's Office. Statewide agencies including the ...
Key Mueller witness hit with underage sex trafficking, child porn charges
George Aref Nader, who was a key witness in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation ... or sex. Nader engaged in sexual acts with the boy at his Washington, DC, home, the indictment ...
Photos taken from a search warrant on Jeffrey Epstein show inside of accused sex trafficker's home
Newly released photos show police executing a search warrant on billionaire Jeffrey Epstein's Palm Beach estate in 2005 as part of the original sex trafficking investigation into ... not guilty on ...
Local anti-human trafficking task force combats sex trafficking with recent federal grant
It’s thanks to a recent $450,000 federal grant awarded to a local anti-human trafficking task force and Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Nearly 79,000 children in Texas are victims of sex ...
Two appear in court on child sex crime charges
Two people accused of child sex crimes were arraigned in court this morning. Those accused were Eva Estrada, 49, and Alfonso Tovar, 55. They appeared before Judge Martha Huerta in the 28th District ...
More than 50 victims rescued, 300+ arrests made in human trafficking sting
More than 50 victims of human trafficking have been rescued in a sting operation ... Those arrested include people who were soliciting sex from underage teens and pimps who had put the victims up for ...
KRIS 6 investigates: Child sex trafficking in South Texas
It’s an uncomfortable issue to discuss, but it’s reality. Tens of thousands of children in Texas are sex slaves. "We found 29 victims in one year in Corpus Christi," said Cassandra Strom, with New ...