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  • 'Good Wife' creators talk about going behind bars for Season 6

    'Good Wife' creators talk about going behind bars for Season 6
     "The Good Wife" roller coaster, it turns out, isn't quite done with the twists. After a full-strength fifth season — manhandled desks! Will's death! A question-ending cliffhanger! — it seemed the high-anxiety tension would ease up for...
  • 'The Short and Tragic Life' explores class, race amid struggle and wonder

    'The Short and Tragic Life' explores class, race amid struggle and wonder
    There's one word in the title of Jeff Hobbs' new biography of his friend Robert Peace that doesn't quite belong there: "tragic." "The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace: A Brilliant Young Man Who Left Newark for the Ivy League" tells the story of...
  • Ad war launched on medical marijuana in Florida

    Ad war launched on medical marijuana in Florida
    TV viewers in Florida this week are seeing the first attack in an ad war over medical marijuana, as polls point to a close contest on a constitutional amendment to legalize the illicit weed. Opponents launched a $1.5-million round of statewide ads...
  • Traffickers sold tacos with a 'side of meth': Colorado prosecutors

    DENVER (Reuters) - Authorities in Colorado broke up a drug trafficking ring and seized 55 pounds of methamphetamine, ending what prosecutors said on Monday was an audacious network that involved a food truck selling tacos "with a side of meth." The...
  • Nearly two dozen charged in multimillion-dollar drug operations in Chicago area

    Nearly two dozen charged in multimillion-dollar drug operations in Chicago area
    A man who was arrested almost 1 ½ years ago continued to direct his cocaine and marijuana operation while he was in custody, according to charges against nearly two dozen individuals unveiled today by federal authorities in Chicago. Following the...
  • Drug cartel leader Hector Beltran Leyva arrested in Mexico

    Drug cartel leader Hector Beltran Leyva arrested in Mexico
    Hector Beltran Leyva, remaining kingpin of a once-powerful and increasingly troublesome family-run drug cartel, was captured Wednesday in central Mexico, authorities announced. Beltran Leyva was taken into custody by army forces “without a shot...
  • UHart Student Arrested On Drug Charges

    UHart Student Arrested On Drug Charges
    HARTFORD — A University of Hartford student was arrested Sunday after police found evidence of a marijuana-selling operation in his dorm room, police said. Forrest Lennhoff, 18, of North Andover, Mass., was charged with operating a drug factory,...
  • No. Dressing up marijuana as medicine doesn't cut it

    The relationship between a doctor and a patient is a sacred trust and a legal bond. One of the most common treatments that doctors provide to patients is to prescribe medications. When writing a prescription, the doctor stipulates a specific medication,...
  • Hartford Man Pleads Guilty In 2004 Homicide

    Hartford Man Pleads Guilty In 2004 Homicide
    HARTFORD — A city man who confessed to a 2004 slaying while in custody on unrelated charges last year pleaded guilty Tuesday to first-degree manslaughter. Carlos Rosario, 31, is expected to be sentenced to 18 years in prison when he returns to...
  • Hartford Man Charged With Heroin Possession

    Hartford Man Charged With Heroin Possession
    HARTFORD — A city man was arrested and heroin was seized last week after a foot chase that ended on Patsy Williams Way, police said. Officers had responded to Wyllys Street about 9 p.m. on Friday after receiving a report of shots fired. The caller...
  • Allentown murder victim talked with killer earlier that day, police say

    Allentown murder victim talked with killer earlier that day, police say
    The 25-year-old man shot to death Thursday night in east Allentown had spoken with his killer earlier that day to arrange a marijuana sale, according to court records. Diego Hernandez and an unidentified man got into the back seat of a sport utility...