Stories by Curt Anderson

Friday, April 22, 2016

Cuba relents, will allow Cuban-born travelers on first US cruise

Cuba has loosened its policy banning Cuban-born people who arrive by sea, a change that will allow Carnival Corp. to go forward with the first U.S. cruise to the island in a half century.
By Curt Anderson

Friday, March 11, 2016

Inventor claims Post-it Note, sues 3M

Alan Amron says he invented what he called the Press-on Memo in 1973, a full year before 3M scientists developed what became known as the Post-it Note. Although Amron settled a previous lawsuit ...
By Curt Anderson

Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015

18 months in prison for chemist in baseball drug case

MIAMI - A chemist working out of his suburban South Florida garage was sentenced Wednesday to 18 months in prison for supplying banned performance-enhancing substances.
By Curt Anderson

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014

Lawyer: A-Rod told federal investigators he used steroids

MIAMI - A lawyer for the University of Miami's former pitching coach said Wednesday that Alex Rodriguez admitted to federal investigators he used steroids supplied by the owner of a now-closed ...
By Curt Anderson

Monday, Nov. 3, 2014

Jury acquits former UBS executive

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - A federal jury acquitted a former Swiss bank executive of U.S. charges that he conspired to hide $20 billion in secret accounts from the IRS.
By Curt Anderson

Monday, June 17, 2013

Johnson apologizes, gets out of jail early

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Former NFL star Chad Johnson apologized Mon­day for disrespecting a judge when he slapped his attorney on the backside in court last week, and he was released from jail ...
By Curt Anderson

Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012

Poll problems cropping up around US

One Florida elections office mistakenly told voters in robocalls the election was on Wednesday.
By Curt Anderson

Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Castroneves jury asks for transcripts in tax case

MIAMI - Jurors deliberating the fate of Brazilian race car driver Helio Castroneves and two others charged with evading U.S. taxes asked Monday for transcripts of testimony by two tax lawyers who ...
By Curt Anderson
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