Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:01:50 GMTA group of men from Bangladesh were promised good jobs in the UK, only to find themselves trafficked and trapped in a remote hotel.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:51:13 GMTA dozen Bangladeshi men ended up as slave labor in a remote part of Scotland. CNN's Isa Soares reports in this edition of CNN's Freedom Project.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 11:30:49 GMTRight now, between 21 and 45 million people are trapped in slavery. At least 5.5 million of those are children.
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 13:37:11 GMTAs part of our campaign to raise awareness about modern slavery, we want you to tell us what freedom means to you.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 18:36:54 GMTIf you are looking for a way to help fight against human trafficking on a global scale, the following are organizations that work around the world. Many accept financial donations, but also recommend other ways you can help them by donating time or spreading the word.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:41:39 GMTA British teacher on a school field trip was escorted off an Icelandair flight to New York as 39 students looked on in shock.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:05:19 GMTPolice in the Swedish capital, Stockholm, have faced multiple instances of unrest in the city's suburbs just 48 hours after President Trump criticized the country's crime rate.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:12:48 GMTThe dramatic rescue of a young girl trapped in the rubble of a bombed-out Syrian house has been caught on video and posted online.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:01:13 GMTNike says that the video, which was viewed over 3 million times in just two days, aims "to use the power of sport to change society positively."
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:23:44 GMTThe bodies of 74 migrants have been recovered by the Libyan Red Crescent after washing up on the country's northwestern coast near the city of Zawiya.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:41:20 GMTA mother contemplates how she does her food shopping amid shortages and high inflation in Venezuela: Whatever is cheapest in the season is what her children eat, substituting one thing for another and in much smaller portions than before.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:46:13 GMTFamine in South Sudan has left 100,000 people on the verge of starvation and almost 5 million people, more than 40% of the country's population, in need of urgent help, aid agencies say.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:00:01 GMTA small chartered plane with five people aboard crashed into a shopping center shortly after takeoff from Melbourne's Essendon airport Tuesday morning, Australian police said.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:15:54 GMTUnfettered by the concerns of voters, the UK's unelected House of Lords has begun its second day of debate on the "key purpose and principles" of legislation to withdraw from the European Union.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:38:11 GMTKim Jong Nam didn't have a heart attack and the medics who conducted his autopsy found no obvious puncture marks or wounds, a top Malaysian health official said Tuesday, compounding the mystery over the North Korean's death.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:22:51 GMTSouth Korea has accused North Korean agents of being behind the sudden death of Kim Jong Nam -- son of former dictator Kim Jong Il -- on February 15 in Kuala Lumpur airport.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:19:21 GMTAs Vice President Mike Pence darted from meeting to meeting this weekend in Europe, one phrase was on repeat.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:03:40 GMTThe food world is riddled with heated debates, and one of the most polarizing fights centers around pineapple on pizza.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:45:05 GMTThe Trump administration's harsh new DHS orders get it wrong on immigration enforcement, increasing the risk of racial profiling, threatening due process and creating a looming threat for Dreamers, writes Raul Reyes.
Thu, 29 Oct 2015 14:35:10 GMTThere is something unmistakably common in Africa: the continent's aging and long-serving presidents.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:28:54 GMTDoes the British parliamentary debate that took place tonight have a real chance of blocking Donald Trump's proposed state visit to the United Kingdom?
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:49:15 GMTWould you want to take a 3-year-old on a 16-hour flight?
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:44:31 GMTThe Trump administration's crackdown on immigration has rattled the restaurant industry and the millions of foreign-born workers it relies on.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:53:19 GMTThe H-1B visa is the most popular pathway for foreigners to work in the United States. It is also widely believed that the H-1B program is abused.
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 13:49:57 GMTChina is aiming to own the race for space in the next decade.
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 17:36:08 GMTSome movies rely on a single character to make a compelling experience. "Hidden Figures" has three key characters who could make any other movie on their own. So despite an overly calculated feel, the numbers add up in favor of this uplifting film, which celebrates America's pioneer spirit during the space race while delving into that era's shameful aspects vis-à-vis race and gender.
Tue, 27 Dec 2016 19:06:19 GMTVera Rubin, a pioneering astrophysicist who proved the existence of dark matter, had a gift for overcoming daunting challenges.
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 01:29:09 GMTSpace travel remains a distant reality for most of the world's population. But, next year, the sound and shape of your laughter could make it aboard the International Space Station.
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 19:13:32 GMT