| Sep 5, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Graham Nash has an enviable life. Perhaps one of the most enviable lives there ever was. Pretty much any rock 'n' roll fantasy you can dream up, he's been through it, and he's come out largely unscathed on the other side. He was inducted into the Rock and...
| May 21, 2013
| 12:55 PM
For years, physicians have been inching their way to a better understanding of how -- and how well -- the drug ketamine, a "twilight drug" used to sedate some patients before a painful procedure, can lift someone with severe depression almost...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Oh, where have the aliens gone?
Once a staple of summer, as familiar as humidity, the classic flying saucer Roswell types have vanished from pop culture. Instead, we've had different staples: Iron Man, Adam Sandler, Stephen King. We've been brought 31...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 8:15 AM
The Origins of Preppy: John Meyer of Norwich
On view through Sept. 8., Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main St., Waterbury, mattatuckmuseum.org
Imagine that you have taken LSD and suddenly find yourself inside the Bush family manse in Kennebunkport...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 1:21 PM
Addressing a Harford County crowd interested in learning the latest social threats posed by chemical abuse, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration Special Agent Chip Cooke pointed out that synthetic drugs with names like "spice" and "bath salts," which...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 5:36 PM
After Philip Slater published "The Pursuit of Loneliness," a 1970 best-seller that delivered a blistering critique of American culture, he moved to California and adopted a lifestyle aimed at avoiding the fate of the fellow citizens he saw as so unhappy....
| Jul 5, 2013
| 9:22 AM
Nathan Rabin once had two distinct personas.
The first was a snarky master of detachment hoping to score points off people with jokes and jabs. The other was a compassionate champion of underdogs who yearned to connect with his fellow man. That first...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 7:23 AM
VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a northwestern Indiana teenager who died after a seizure in his home's front yard had taken a synthetic version of LSD.
Porter County police have arrested an 18-year-old man on drug dealing charges and say...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 1:52 PM
A St. Michael's man is charged with second-degree murder after police said he grabbed an Easton man around his neck before he died earlier this month.
Matthew Mikowski, 17, was indicted Tuesday, in the death of Samuel I. Cross, 18, whose body was...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 7:54 AM
For the fifth time, Oprah Winfrey has topped Forbes' list of the 100 most powerful celebrities. Besides Oprah, five other women were in the top 10 on the list released Wednesday: Lady Gaga (ranked No. 2), Beyoncé (4), Madonna (5), Taylor Swift (6)...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 7:24 PM
Did Don Draper cheat on Megan? You get an answer, but it is far from the point of the episode.
"The Doorway," the good-but-not-great, often poetic (but also often very slow moving) Season 6 premiere is not an exuberant return. The action is often very...