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Retired Astronaut Scott Kelly Reveals Physical Setbacks From Time in Space
Scott Kelly , who recently returned to Earth after almost a year in space, plans to share more about the toll his time in orbit has taken on his body. “I lost bone mass, my muscles atrophied, and my blood redistributed itself in my body, which strained my heart,” he said in a news release about his
Michael Herr, Author of the Vietnam-Era 'Dispatches,' Dies
Michael Herr, a former war correspondent who turned the ravages of Vietnam into the nonfiction 'Dispatches' in the 1970s, dead at 76
Book Excerpt: Robert Reich's 'Saving Capitalism'
Excerpted from Saving Capitalism by Robert B. Reich Copyright © 2015 by Robert B. Reich. Excerpted by permission of Knopf . All rights reserved. No part of this excerpt may be reproduced or reprinted without permission in writing from the publisher. The Prevailing View: It usually occurs in a small
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group Statement Concerning Lawrence Wright's Book, 'Going Clear'
The following is a statement from Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, the publisher of Lawrence Wright’s book, “Going Clear,” responding to the Church of Scientology statement. Wright spent several years researching and writing, GOING CLEAR. During that time he conducted over 250 interviews, the ...
Holiday Party Survival Tips for Guys From Pat Neely
Pat and Gina Neely, the starring husband and wife team of “Down Home with the Neelys” on the Food Network, decided to focus on where their love of food started — entertaining guests at home. Known for celebrating life’s smallest holidays and accomplishments, the two...
Julia Child’s ‘Mastering the Art of French Cooking’ Meets the iPad
Julia Child’s classic 752-page culinary bible, “Mastering the Art of French Cooking” was released today as an e-book. A necessity for professional and home cooks alike, Julia Child’s cookbook has been passed down from one generation to the next. (It’s a heavy book, I might...
WikiLeaks Book: Julian Assange Unauthorizes His Own Autobiography
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has a history of falling out with his confederates. He has turned on the newspapers who helped him leak U.S. government documents to the world, accusing them of ingratitude and cowardice. The colleagues with whom he started WikiLeaks, meanwhile, have soured on him
Stieg Larsson's Girlfriend Rages in Memoir
Swedish Public Opinion Might Turn Against Eva Gabrielsson in Six-Year Dispute With Larsson Family
Julian Assange Signs $1.3 Million Book Deal
WikiLeaks.org founder Julian Assange has inked a $1.3 million book deal to cover legal costs relating to his arrest and any lawsuits aimed at his controversial whistle-blowing website. The book is to be published in the U.S. by the Alfred A. Knopf publishing house, part of the Knopf Doubleday