| Feb 2, 2015
| 12:30 PM
Former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn faced another humiliating day in a court Monday when he appeared on charges accusing him of procuring sex workers for an international prostitution ring operating out of luxury hotels in...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 12:01 PM
HARTFORD – Prosecutors said Edward "Fire" Thomas left a trail of child exploitation "thousands of miles long," but a federal jury needed only parts of Friday afternoon and Monday morning to find Thomas guilty of recruiting two teen girls from Oregon...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Baltimore hotels would be required to train their staffs to recognize signs of forced prostitution under proposed legislation that also would prohibit rooms from being rented for less than half a day.
City Councilman James B. Kraft said the anti-human...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 3:34 PM
Linda Felinski secretly hopes her daughter was high, yet again, when she was strangled and suffocated to death allegedly by a man suspected of being a serial killer.
It's an admittedly morbid hope that only a grieving mother could feel for a lost soul...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 2:50 PM
Warren Sapp, a Pro Football Hall of Famer and network analyst, was arrested on suspicion of soliciting a prostitute and assault at a downtown Phoenix hotel just hours after Super Bowl XLIX, a law enforcement official told the Los Angeles Times....
| Jan 27, 2015
| 7:57 AM
An Orlando-area man was sentenced this week to eight years in prison for his role in a prostitution ring.
Theron Akeem Luke, 25, was also ordered to serve two years of probation.
He was found guilty of racketeering on Dec. 5 and sentenced on Monday....
| Dec 18, 2014
| 3:37 PM
The House of Representatives Oversight and Government Reform Committee will conduct a bipartisan investigation into the U.S. Secret Service next year, the panel's new chairman, Republican Jason Chaffetz, said on Thursday.
Chaffetz and the panel's top...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 3:18 PM
A state judicial marshal charged with promoting prostitution and larceny late last year was fired last week and is now facing a child pornography charge.
Michael Connelly,53, of Waterbury, was terminated from his position with the state's Judicial Branch...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 4:24 PM
An employee of a suburban cheerleading program faces sexual abuse charges and has been accused of engaging in sex with an underage prostitute, Will County law enforcement officials said Tuesday.
Ray Saleh, 51, of Oswego, is facing charges of...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 12:03 PM
Two adults and a juvenile face armed robbery charges, accused of setting up men looking for prostitutes and then robbing them at gunpoint when they showed up for sex, police said.
According to Carpentersville police Cmdr. Tim Bosshart, a total of four...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 2:30 AM
For years, society has struggled with the question of how to justly punish what are called "victimless crimes," even though these activities shock and disgust most decent people. You know: prostitution, illegal gambling, recreational drug use, and the...