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Jurors delve into the secret world of prison gangs as Aryan Brotherhood trial begins

SACRAMENTO — Jurors were given an immersive and even hands-on look into the chaotic and cutthroat world of prison gangs Monday, at the start of what is expected to be a lengthy racketeering trial centered on the Aryan Brotherhood. Prosecutors gave a 45-minute opening statement detailing prison murders, contraband smuggling, and wiretapped conversations they claim […]

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‘True Detective’: Michelle Monaghan Once Shared How Being Pregnant Affected Her Performance

Michelle Monaghan | Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images Monaghan portrayed Harrelson’s wife Maggie in Actor Michelle Monaghan collaborated with Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey for True Detective. What the cast didn’t know at the time, however, was that Monaghan was pregnant. And her pregnancy would have a subtle effect on her performance. Michelle Monaghan once shared what […]

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Keeler vs. Masisak: With Valeri Nichushkin returning to Avs’ fold, what position does Colorado need to most address at the NHL trade deadline now?

Sean Keeler: Val’s back! You hope that’s a good thing for the big guy, first and foremost. But I’ll tell you what: It’s an unquestionably amazing thing for the Avalanche, who’ve been running the Indy 500 on three wheels for what feels like a month now. Jared Bednar’s dudes could use a shot in the […]