| Jun 25, 2014
| 7:15 PM
Federal law enforcement authorities said Wednesday that they seized a Bay Area website that hosted ads for prostitutes and featured explicit photos and lewd descriptions of services offered to potential clients.
Two Northern California residents were...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Ukrainian Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy's "The Tribe," which Karlovy Vary Film Fest artistic director Karel Och describes as "the cinematic event of the year," is maintaining sales momentum after sweeping all three prizes at Cannes Critics' Week.
A U.S. deal...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:19 AM
The woman accused of being a high-priced escort who administered a lethal dose of heroin to a former tech executive on his yacht in Santa Cruz will not be charged with murder in the case, but still faces manslaughter, prostitution and drug counts,...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 4:55 PM
State Rep. Linda Stewart this week has tried to clarify how her daughter came to live under the same roof as an alleged career criminal — and in a home that the Orlando Democrat owns and federal agents raided on Wednesday.
Stewart said the...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 7:52 AM
One of the stars of History Channel's "Ice Road Truckers: Deadliest Roads" has been arrested for allegedly kidnapping a Las Vegas prostitute in December, according to an arrest report released Monday.
The Las Vegas Sun reports that Timothy Zickuhr...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 7:06 AM
The Sarasota Police Department is taking a unique approach to cutting down on solicitation of prostitution in their city.
Beginning March 4, the department started sending out "prostitution advisory letters" to registered vehicle owners whose business...
| May 6, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Tears formed on the edges of Jodi Estepp's eyes as she stared at the stiff quilt covering the bed inside Room 217 at the Anaheim Lodge Motel. Was this the last place her daughter slept?
A mirror, a framed picture of a garden and the smell of old...
| May 9, 2014
| 2:28 PM
A Long Beach man who'd previously been sent to prison for forcing minors into prostitution was ordered Friday to spend 14 more years behind bars on similar charges.
William “Andre” Earl Flavors, 40, was accused of acting as a pimp when he...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 10:09 AM
Charles Oliver, who was accused of raping eight women he met on Craigslist and other dating sites, pleaded guilty to two more counts of sexual assault today.
Convicted by a McHenry County jury last month in the first case, Oliver calmly agreed to the...
| May 6, 2014
| 2:18 PM
Opening arguments began Tuesday in the Annapolis trial of a man accused in a late night shooting nearly six years ago that left an alleged pimp dead and helped unravel a prostitution business in the state's capital city.
Ricardo Humberto Rivas-Ramirez...
| May 22, 2014
| 5:43 PM
Prosecutors filed a criminal conspiracy charge against former Rothstein Rosenfeldt Adler partner Stuart Rosenfeldt on Thursday — accusing him of committing bank fraud, making illegal political donations and running a prostitute out of town when...