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Booksellers get holiday bonuses from James Patterson

NEW YORK (AP) - Bookstore employees from Mystic, Connecticut to Houston and San Francisco all have a happy holiday story to share: a $500...

Random House to publish Trump impeachment report

NEW YORK (AP) - A leading publisher will release a book edition next week of the House Intelligence Committee's findings on President Donald Trump....

Cicely Tyson, Seth MacFarlane joining TV Hall of Fame

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Cicely Tyson, Seth MacFarlane and Walt Disney Co. chief executive Bob Iger will be joining the Television Academy’s Hall of...

Cicely Tyson, Seth MacFarlane joining TV Hall of Fame

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Cicely Tyson, Seth MacFarlane and Walt Disney Co. chief executive Bob Iger will be joining the Television Academy’s Hall of...

Obamas’ publisher makes new pledge to education organization

NEW YORK (AP) - The publisher of Barack and Michelle Obama has pledged to donate 300,000 children’s books to a leading educational organization, adding...

Paul Simon and Peter Singer discuss ‘The Life You Can Save.’

NEW YORK (AP) - Paul Simon, world famous singer-songwriter, isn’t only inspired by fellow musicians.Simon is an admirer of the author-philosopher Peter Singer, the...

Poland’s Nobel-winning writer to support art, civil rights

WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland’s Nobel Prize winning writer Olga Tokarczuk says she is starting a foundation to promote Polish literature as well as...

Winfrey, Coates among speakers at tribute to Toni Morrison

NEW YORK (AP) - In offering tribute to Toni Morrison, speakers from Oprah Winfrey to Fran Lebowitz on Thursday each shared a very different,...

Winfrey, Coates among speakers at tribute to Toni Morrison

NEW YORK (AP) - In offering tribute to Toni Morrison, speakers from Oprah Winfrey to Fran Lebowitz on Thursday each shared a very different,...

Former Baltimore mayor enters guilty pleas in fraud case

BALTIMORE (AP) - The disgraced former mayor of Baltimore pleaded guilty Thursday to federal conspiracy and tax evasion charges in a case involving sales...