A former Miami Beach cop has pleaded guilty to charges that he kidnapped and tortured a Russian man in an attempt to extort more than $100,000 from him, bringing to an end one of the strangest crimes connected to the troubled police department.via Miami Beach Police DepartmentAnastasi was one of the ... More >>
Cuban dissident journalist Omar Rodriguez Saludes was arrested in 2003 and sentenced to 27 years in prison simply for telling the truth. Today a U.S. federal judge ordered the government and communist party of Cuba to pay $27.5 million to Rodriguez Saludes's mother. "During hi ... More >>
A few weeks ago, New Times brought you the story of our own black-market cigarette king, Roman Vidal.The feds accused the gray-haired Cutler Bay resident of funneling millions of illegal smokes through the Port of Miami to England and Ireland. Worse, investigators say Vidal's profits went to a group ... More >>
The feds say a local man smuggled millions of smokes for terrorists. He's not alone.
The feds slink away from a flubbed Internet pharmacy case.
Curtain closes on throw-down gun scandal
Vamos a Cuba has become an unlikely political lightning rod
This judge has some 'splaininí to do
For ex-Miami officer Bill Hames, the truth finally trumped friendship
For two years Goya Foods has waged a war to prevent its workers from unionizing. Now things are starting to get really ugly.
Jerry Sullivan's descent into gambling, alcoholism, and crime began and ended with the FBI.
A long-time aide. A few thousand dollars' worth of dubious insurance receipts. A cauldron of allegations. U.S. Attorney Kendall Coffey has been . . . scalded