UK arrests Romanian who is one of Europe's most wanted men

LONDON (AP) — Britain's National Crime Agency says it has arrested one of Europe's most wanted men, nabbing the suspected head of a Romanian organized crime network. The NCA says Rom...

UN receives 70 new allegations of sex abuse and exploitation

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations says it received 70 allegations of sexual exploitation and abuse in the second quarter of 2018 — 43 involving U.N. personnel, 24 involving people working for U...

60 Nigerians brought to Russia for World Cup ask for help

MOSCOW (AP) — About 60 Nigerian men who say they entered Russia on the pretext of being World Cup fans camped outside their country's embassy in Moscow on Friday asking for help. Sof...

'Let's Get High' anti-drug campaign gets underway in Western Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In a sincere attempt to provide a positive, structured outlet for teenagers over the summer vacation, the Changhua County government late last month announced a summe...

Britain: March for jailed far-right activist draws thousands

LONDON (AP) — A far-right lawmaker from the Netherlands has joined thousands of people in central London to demand freedom for a British commentator who was jailed for contempt of court after he broad...

Italian police arrest 5 Romanians for alleged exploitation

ROME (AP) — Police in Italy have arrested five Romanians for allegedly exploiting other Romanians as unpaid farmworkers and prostitutes. Ragusa, Sicily, police on Wednesday said that...

Iowa boarding school director sentenced to 9 years for abuse

KEOKUK, Iowa (AP) — A former Iowa boarding school director convicted of abusing students has been sentenced to nine years in prison. The Hawk Eye reports that 4...

Facebook rules at a glance: What's banned, exactly?

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook has revealed for the first time just what, exactly, is banned on its service in a new Community Standards document released on Tuesday. It's an updated version of the internal...

For the first time, Facebook spells out what it forbids

NEW YORK (AP) — If you've ever wondered exactly what sorts of things Facebook would like you not to do on its service, you're in luck. For the first time, the social network is publishing detailed gui...

‘Dynasty Legends’ ad pulled from Taiwan TV for simulating oral sex 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A TV commercial for the mobile video game "Dynasty Legends" (極無雙) has been officially taken off the air in Taiwan, after many complaints poured in online over it...

Amnesty: Women, children linked to IS suffer abuses in Iraq

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi women and children with suspected links to the Islamic State group are being denied humanitarian aid and prevented from returning to their homes, and the women are subjected to se...

MMA fighter who exploits Taiwanese women in porn videos back to his old tricks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After taking a beating on social media for exploiting Taiwanese women in his pornographic videos and tapping out on PornHub, an American mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter has st...

Taiwanese grad student charged with having nude photos of 82 underage girls

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A graduate student at National Taiwan University (NTU) yesterday (April 11) was charged with possessing nude photographs of 82 minors and statutory rape of a girl under th...

House bill targets money laundering by human traffickers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The government would take modest steps toward hindering money laundering by human traffickers under legislation approved Tuesday by the House as lawmakers found a widely popular caus...

AP News Guide: Bill to fight online sex trafficking

NEW YORK (AP) — A 1996 law that shields online services from being liable for what their users do would be weakened by a sex-trafficking bill awaiting President Donald Trump's signature. ...