Deputy Attorney General James M. Cole paid tribute Wednesday to five persons during a National Missing Children's Day ceremony at the Justice Department, presenting awards to a special agent, a detective, a 30-year veteran of the Postal Service, a prosecutor and a fifth-grader for their efforts in recovering and rescuing missing children.
Despite dozens of allegations of neglect and sexual abuse over the years, the U.S. State Department has scrapped a plan to require FBI-based fingerprint searches for people hosting foreign high school exchange students, according to documents obtained by the Associated Press.
In the 21st century, parenthood and paranoia often walk hand in hand.
If anyone thinks that America's culture war over sex is losing steam, they only need to Google "Amazon.com" and "pedophile" and read the news.
Teenagers and their parents came to the District yesterday in an effort to arouse national support for the battle against online predators.
A former U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer has been sentenced in Arizona to 6,242 years in prison for sexually abusing a young girl over the course of two years.