• Blogs

    November 11, 2009

    Scott Rothstein's Grift Straight Out of 419 Playbook

    Rothstein executed a classic 419 scam‚ÄčAn article in today's Miami Herald about the method Scott Rothstein used to bilk his pal Ed Morse out of millions sounds like it came straight out of some Nigerian scammer's playbook. 419 fraud, also known as "advance fee" fraud, requires that victims wire mon ... More >>

  • News

    November 23, 2000

    Making the Saint

    Once a drag queen, Willie Rios plans to enter the sacred world of Santería priesthood

  • News

    August 19, 1999

    Mother of Haiti

    Carole Demesmin is a vodou priestess, singer, activist, and -- above all -- a hopeful savior of her troubled homeland