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Of the 40 million slaves in the world, one in four are children

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 15:36:44 GMT

More than 40 million people were estimated to be victims of modern slavery in 2016 -- and one in four of those were children.(image)


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Sex trafficking survivor working to end 'The Game'

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 11:51:22 GMT

Elle Snow laces up her combat boots, prepared once again, to go to war with "The Game."(image)


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Fighting modern slavery on Florida farms

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 15:13:50 GMT

Immokalee, Florida, used to be ground-zero for modern-day slavery in US agriculture. Today, slavery is all but eradicated on Florida farms.(image)


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School brings hope to child slaves in India

Wed, 08 Mar 2017 02:20:18 GMT

Sitara isn't sure how old she is. Her mother thinks 13; she reckons 15.(image)


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Family rescued from slavery in the Amazon

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 10:00:44 GMT

The Brazilian government is cracking down on ranchers who abuse their workers. CNN's Shasta Darlington met one family celebrating their newfound freedom.(image)


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5 dubious claims Aung San Suu Kyi made in her speech

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 01:22:38 GMT

Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi gave a much-anticipated address Tuesday on the ongoing crisis following the exodus of than 400,000 minority Rohingya Muslims from the country.(image)


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Dominica PM: Hurricane Maria 'devastates' island

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 07:09:17 GMT

The Caribbean island of Dominica has been "devastated" by Hurricane Maria, the country's Prime Minister tells CNN.(image)


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Hurricane Maria barrels toward Puerto Rico after crippling Dominica

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 03:23:26 GMT

Hurricane Maria's destructive tear across the Caribbean is well underway, with the storm obliterating parts of Dominica and threatening "catastrophic" damage to Puerto Rico.(image)


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Branson: Hurricanes are the 'start of things to come'

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 17:53:32 GMT

Virgin Group founder Richard Branson rode out Hurricane Irma in his wine cellar on his private island in the British Virgin Islands.(image)


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German police arrest three suspected ISIS militants

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:35:58 GMT

Three men were arrested on suspicion of terror offenses in a series of counterterrorism operations in Germany, federal prosecutors announced Tuesday.(image)


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Aung San Suu Kyi is neglecting her moral responsibility

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 09:36:09 GMT

Over the past three weeks photographs of anguished, starving and desperate Rohingya Muslims have shocked readers as hundreds of thousands have fled the violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state, streaming into neighboring Bangladesh.(image)


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Children committing hate crimes reflect our society

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 21:18:26 GMT

They say that boys will be boys, but what do we make of those boys when they attempt to lynch another child, or put on Ku Klux Klan outfits and burn a cross in the backyard?(image)


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Will Equifax be held accountable?

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:24:16 GMT

Americans are outraged about the Equifax data breach that exposed the personal and financial data of 143 million people(image)


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'Mama Rosie' cares for Cape Town's AIDS orphans

Fri, 08 Sep 2017 15:00:11 GMT

When Rosie Mashale moved to Khayelitsha -- Cape Town, South Africa's largest township -- she was alarmed to see children in the dump near her home, scavenging for something to eat.(image)


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How a former schoolteacher became mother to thousands of kids in need

Thu, 07 Sep 2017 19:52:55 GMT

In Cape Town, South Africa's largest township, Rosie Mashale and her group care for orphaned, abandoned and sick children -- many who lost parents to AIDS.(image)


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What are child-headed households?

Thu, 07 Sep 2017 15:57:16 GMT

CNN Hero Rosie Mashale visits elder orphans in her Cape Town, South Africa, community who benefit from her organization's support and love.(image)


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Hurricane Maria arrived in the Caribbean just days after Hurricane Irma left, causing "widespread devastation."(image)


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A magnitude-7.1 earthquake struck central Mexico, near Mexico City, on September 19.(image)


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Lt. Gen. Romeo Dallaire (Ret.) speaks to CNN's Robyn Curnow about Myanmar's Rohingya crisis.(image)


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A sunken German WWI U-boat has been discovered in the North Sea off the coast of Belgium.(image)


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Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto called for a national emergency committee meeting after a devastating magnitude-7.1 earthquake struck central Mexico. CNN's Miguel Marquez reports.(image)


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Hurricane Irma victims need your help
Organizations are on the ground helping those in need by providing water and emergency supplies.(image)


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During his speech to the UN General Assembly, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanked President Donald Trump and UN Ambassador Nikki Haley while describing Iran as a nuclear threat to the world.(image)


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