Truck Driver Is Charged in Deaths of 10 Migrants in Texas

By DAVID MONTGOMERY and RICHARD PÉREZ-PEÑA July 24, 2017 SAN ANTONIO — A truck driver faces the possibility of the death penalty or life in prison under a federal criminal complaint filed against him Monday in the deaths of 10...

At Least 8 People Found Dead in Truck at Walmart Parking Lot in San Antonio

By YONETTE JOSEPH July 23, 2017 The San Antonio authorities discovered at least eight bodies in an overheated tractor-trailer in a Walmart parking lot on Sunday morning, in what the police chief called a “horrific” human trafficking crime. The...

21 Across U.S. Are Indicted in ‘Modern-Day Sex Slave’ Ring

By MONICA DAVEY May 25, 2017 CHICAGO — The young women, many of them from poor families in Thailand, were promised trips to the United States. They would also receive visas. Life in cities like Chicago would be rosy, they were told, and they would be...

Girls Go Missing, and Washington’s Racial Divide Yawns Wider

By SHERYL GAY STOLBERG March 31, 2017 WASHINGTON — The black and brown faces stare out from the Metropolitan Police Department’s official Twitter feed, each girl under a red banner with block letters declaring “Critical Missing.”...