| Feb 2, 2015
| 11:19 AM
WASHINGTON -- Basketball analyst Greg Anthony is pleading not guilty to a charge of soliciting a prostitute.
Anthony's lawyer entered the plea on his behalf during an appearance in D.C. Superior Court on Monday. Anthony, who is scheduled to return to...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 3:02 PM
She was 14 at the time, a runaway in Central Florida.
She needed clothes, food and shelter.
A woman in her 20s offered her all those things.
And the girl ended up as a sex slave.
The girl, who was forced into prostitution, testified in an...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 2:26 PM
For years, the story of South Florida billionaire money manager Jeffrey Epstein — involving allegations of human trafficking, an international underage sex ring, a Palm Beach mansion, a private island in the Caribbean and an FBI investigation...
| 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...
| 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...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 2:18 PM
WATERBURY — Already facing charges of promoting prostitution and shoplifting from grocery stores more than a dozen times, former state judicial marshal Michael A. Connelly appeared again Wednesday in the courthouse where he used to work, this time...
| 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 3, 2015
| 4:49 PM
A former senior civilian official with the U.S. Navy on Tuesday became the ninth person charged in a bribery scandal that prosecutors say cost taxpayers $20 million.
Paul Simpkins, 60, a former senior federal contracting officer, was charged with taking...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 4:30 AM
A group of nuns and residents who live near a west suburban strip joint Thursday made allegations that prostitution and liquor law violations were occurring at the club, which they say has changed their neighborhood and which they have been seeking to...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 5:08 PM
Law enforcement agencies in 17 states arrested nearly 600 people and rescued 68 victims of human trafficking during a sting in the lead-up to Super Bowl XLIX, police said.
As part of the "National Day of Johns" sex trafficking sting, spearheaded by...