Tag Archives: Kidnapping

Wednesday Open Thread | Judge orders Trump administration to reunite migrant families

A federal judge on Tuesday ruled that U.S. immigration agents could no longer separate immigrant parents and children caught crossing the border from Mexico illegally, and must work to reunite those families that had been split up in custody. United … Continue reading

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Todd Kohlhepp | What We Know About the Man Accused of Kidnapping Kala Brown

Investigators are still scouring the 100-acre property in South Carolina where a woman who had been missing for two months was found with a chain around her neck inside a metal storage container. A tip led investigators to the large … Continue reading

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Black History | Slave Life Pictures

Built in the 1830s, Oak Alley Plantation in Vacherie, Louisiana was home to over one hundred house and field slaves (photographed 2001). Photo Credit: Philip Gould/CORBIS

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