The measure by Republican Rep. Sally Kern of Oklahoma City adds human trafficking to the list of crimes in which offenders must serve 85 percent of their sentence before becoming eligible for parole. The measure also increases the potential penalty for human trafficking to life in prison and a fine of up to $100,000 if the victim is over 18 years old.
When it comes to using mammograms as a tool to screen women for breast cancer , how do you define success? At a minimum, you’d want to know that women who get mammograms are less likely to die of breast cancer than women who didn’t get the tests.
That's advice the former first lady and secretary of State offered this week to women aspiring to high-profile positions, borrowing from Eleanor Roosevelt. It's a hide that didn't come naturally to Hillary Clinton.
On the morning of April 16, 1995, a passerby reported a body, wrapped in strips of blue towel and lying by the side of the road, to the police in Irvine, Calif. It was a young man, dead. Bloody gashes covered his head, shoulders, back, and arms. His skull was...
It's a case that some are comparing to the Jodi Arias saga. In another Maricopa County, Arizona, courtroom, a woman is on trial for killing her husband. Marissa Devault told police she killed her husband, but she said she acted in self-defense. Marissa Devault, 36, is on trial for the slaying of Dale Harrell in January of 2009. Harrell suffered severe head injuries from a hammer attack.
KANSAS CITY, Missouri (Reuters) - A Missouri prosecutor on Wednesday charged an elementary school coach with first degree murder in the death of a 10-year-old girl who had gone missing, hours after authorities
By: Kanani Titchen It is estimated that 100,000 U.S. children are traded for sex each year.1 Children as young as seven years old are being trafficked. Ten percent of U.S. children living in shelters and 28% of U.S.children living on the streets report exchanging sex for drugs ...
Edmarie Lafontaine, originally from Puerto Rico, moved to South Florida in December to study biology. However her family think she may have tried to become an actress and got involved with the wrong people.
A transgender student at a California high school recently joined the girls’ softball team after a recent change in state law that made it easier for a student who wants to live a life that matches their gender identity.