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Hernandez associate will waive rendition hearing

The attorney for a man wanted in connection with the slaying of Odin Lloyd said his client will be sent to Massachusetts “as soon as possible.”

Members of the Bandits, a semi-professional team that Odin Lloyd played for, raised their hands in unity before the funeral service for the slain Dorchester man.

Church packed as hundreds gather for Odin Lloyd

Mourners spilled out of the front doors for the funeral service of Lloyd, who was allegedly killed by former Patriot Aaron Hernandez.

Same-sex couples Cynthia Wides, Elizabeth Carey, Todd Saunders, and Army Captain Michael Potozaniak waited for their marriage licenses at City Hall in San Francisco.

Motion filed asking Supreme Court to stop gay marriages

The motion says a federal appeals court acted prematurely in lifting the freeze on same-sex marriages in California.

From Sunday's Globe


critic’s Notebook

What happens when an actor turns 50? Ask Johnny Depp

Depp reaching the half-century mark confronts us with what’s been most distinctive about him as actor and movie star.

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Johnny Depp turned 50 on June 9. Here are some of the many faces of Depp.

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Tonto in “The Lone Ranger.”

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Captain Jack Sparrow in "Pirates of the Caribbean."

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Willy Wonka in Tim Burton's "Charlie and The Chocolate Factory."

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J. M. Barrie, the creator of Peter Pan, in “Finding Neverland.”


George Jung in "Blow."

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Edward in Tim Burton's "Edward Scissorhands."

Michael C. Hall in “Dexter.”


Can uneven TV series become classics?

We weigh each season of our favorite series carefully as we decide to keep watching. But will our ranking system ultimately affect a show’s legacy?

“Soaring” by Andrew Wyeth.

art review

The Wyeths, seen at their extremes

“Wyeth Vertigo,” at the inimitable Shelburne Museum, is a fascinating glimpse into the imaginary worlds of the Wyeths.


derrick z. jackson

// US is a segregated joint on marijuana

In a report on marijuana possession arrest rates, the ACLU found that blacks were nearly four times more likely to be arrested than whites.

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