Human trafficking occurs in many locations, but sex slaves are moved frequently and truck stops become crossroads. Like Missouri already, Kansas will work with a group that trains truckers to watch for trafficking victims.
An American exchange student and her mother were rescued over the weekend in the New Zealand wilderness, where they were lost for five days after setting off on a day hike. A helicopter pilot spotted the large "help" signs they had made from fern fronds.
Survivors of Indonesia's anti-communist massacres in 1965 have submitted a list of what they say are more than 100 mass graves to the government after the president called for an investigation into the killings.
Egypt's journalists' syndicate called for the dismissal of the interior minister and an immediate sit-in at its headquarters in downtown Cairo on Monday, to protest the police detention of two journalists on its premises the night earlier.
How did the United States get to where it is today with sustainable fisheries? Through 40 years of the Magnuson-Stevens Act. U.S. fisheries include more than 470 fish stocks and stock complexes and are globally recognized as responsibly managed. Through a system of regional fisheries management councils, NOAA works with fishermen and partners to accomplish sustainable management of U.S. fisheries, which contribute over $100 billion each year to the U.S. economy and supports 1.8 million jobs.
Journey to sustainable fisheries - 40 years under the Magnuson-Stevens Act
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Crush the dog sniffs out leaking sewage in Whatcom County