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Actress Tisha Campbell recently revealed that she almost became a sex trafficking victim while on set shooting a movie in Texas, and she's even warning those still in the area to be on a careful lookout. 

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Update (07/26/17): Houstonians meet in San Antonio to host a vigil for the 9 Immigrants who died in the back of a truck due to heat. People attending the vigil brought white balloons to remember the victims lives. (CBS News Reports) Original  Story: SAN ANTONIO (AP) — At least nine people died after being crammed […]

Incredible X-ray shows eight-year-old boy hidden inside womans suitcase as she tried to smuggle him into Spain … pic.twitter.com/pwhomFK7sb — DailyNew5 (@DailyNew5) May 8, 2015…

Twin brothers Tyrelle (right) and Myrelle Lockett (left) were the masterminds of a sex trafficking and prostitution ring in Chicago, using social media and smartphones…

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LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Scores of girls and young women kidnapped from a school in Nigeria are being forced to marry their Islamic extremist abductors, a civic organization reported Wednesday. At the same time, the Boko Haram terrorist network is negotiating over the students’ fate and is demanding an unspecified ransom for their release, a […]

The topic of slavery has become quite the buzzword of late, considering the releases of high-profile Hollywood dramas such as “Django Unchained” and “12 Years…