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Amazon in Holocaust row about ‘Hunters' series, anti-Semitic books

1 hour ago   |   National Post

WARSAW - The Auschwitz Memorial criticized Amazon on Sunday for fictitious depictions of the Holocaust in its Prime series "Hunters" and for selling books of Nazi propaganda.
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11 New Books We Recommend This Week

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

Suggested reading from critics and editors at The New York Times.
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PRESENTING: The best advice on leadership from Jocko Willink, the retired Navy SEAL commander of one of America's most decorated special ops teams

PRESENTING: The best advice on leadership from Jocko Willink, the retired Navy SEAL commander of one of America's most decorated special ops teams

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Jocko Willink is a former Navy SEAL commander turned best-selling author, podcast host, and leadership consultant. His latest book is " Leadership Strategy and Tactics...
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More Libraries Are Doing Away With Overdue Fines

5 hours ago   |   NY Times

In a bid to attract patrons and recover lost items, many libraries have stopped charging fines for overdue books and other materials.
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How Do You Explain the History of Reproductive Rights to Teenagers?

6 hours ago   |   NY Times

With a clear voice and a bit of suspense, Karen Blumenthal's “Jane Against the World” charts the rocky road that led to legal abortion in the United States.
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Russian biathlete Alexander Loginov pulls out of mass-start race after police raid scandal in Italy

Russian biathlete Alexander Loginov pulls out of mass-start race after police raid scandal in Italy

6 hours ago   |   RT

Russian biathlete Alexander Loginov, who was subjected to a police search on Saturday, has decided to pull out of the final race at the 2020 IBU World Championship in Italy...
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Jack London would hate the new 'Call of the Wild.' But his book was worse

16 hours ago   |   NBC News

This fuzzier 2020 screen version manages, almost despite itself, to function as an effective critique of the London novel's obsession with manly strength and grit.
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Bethlehem salsa maker keeps it local while growing family business

18 hours ago   |   Times Union

Bethlehem For Larry Sombke, it's almost always time to make the salsa - as in Larry's All Natural salsa. But the most important thing for the former radio broadcaster and food...
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15th Century children's etiquette book tells kids not to be greedy with cheese

15th Century children's etiquette book tells kids not to be greedy with cheese

20 hours ago   |   New York Post

Medieval children also needed to be warned not to go digging for gold, not to mention not to hog the cheese and, of course, burp like you have a bean in your throat.
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Murdered JFK lover Mary Pinchot Meyer is revived in two new books

Murdered JFK lover Mary Pinchot Meyer is revived in two new books

22 hours ago   |   New York Post

Fiction has always taken a fancy to the Kennedys and anyone associated with them. This season, two novels reimagine the world of Mary Pinchot Meyer, a celebrated beauty best...
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Bloodlust: Boxing fans convinced Tyson Fury LICKED Deontay Wilder's BLOOD...

Bloodlust: Boxing fans convinced Tyson Fury LICKED Deontay Wilder's BLOOD during brutal stoppage win in Vegas rematch

Tyson Fury produced a performance for the ages as he dismantled Deontay Wilder to win the WBC world heavyweight title in their Las Vegas rematch - but the Brit left fans... Read more ...

Party masks off, medical on: Venice shutters famed carnival as coronavirus...

Party masks off, medical on: Venice shutters famed carnival as coronavirus gains foothold in Italy

Italian authorities have decided to end Venice's carnival two days early, in an attempt to stop the spread of the deadly coronavirus that has infected more than 100 in... Read more ...

Zamboni driver, 42, gets win as emergency goalie for 'Canes

Zamboni driver, 42, gets win as emergency goalie for 'Canes

TORONTO - David Ayres was sitting in the stands with his wife at Scotiabank Arena when Carolina Hurricanes goalie James Reimer went down with an injury. Read more ...

For second time this week, person hit, killed by Mardi Gras float in New Orleans

For second time this week, person hit, killed by Mardi Gras float in New Orleans

Tandem floats - multiple floats connected by hitches - have been banned for the rest of the festival after a second death at this year's Mardi Gras. Read more ...

Sanders Projected To Win Nevada Caucuses, Solidifying Status As Front-Runner

Sanders Projected To Win Nevada Caucuses, Solidifying Status As Front-Runner

Sen. Bernie Sanders prevailed in the Nevada caucus, according to The Associated Press. The state marked the third contest in the nomination fight, but the first state with a... Read more ...

Sanders on top: Key takeaways from Nevada caucuses

Sanders on top: Key takeaways from Nevada caucuses

Sen. Bernie Sanders won the Nevada caucus with a hefty lead. Can his rivals close the gap? Read more ...

Trump: Schiff should be probed for leaking details of intelligence briefing

Trump: Schiff should be probed for leaking details of intelligence briefing

President Trump said Rep. Adam Schiff should be investigated for leaking claims that Russia will interfere in the 2020 presidential election to help Sen. Bernie Sanders win... Read more ...

Bullied boy has ‘best day of his life' as he leads out all-star rugby team

Bullied boy has ‘best day of his life' as he leads out all-star rugby team

Quaden Bayles went from wanting to die to having “the best day of his life.” The Australian boy who went viral over the heartbreaking video of him being left suicidal by... Read more ...

Bernie Sanders takes early lead in Nevada Caucus based on first preference...

Bernie Sanders takes early lead in Nevada Caucus based on first preference polling

Early preference polling shows Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders is a clear favorite for caucus-goers, though it is still too early to call a true victor in the race. DETAILS TO... Read more ...

Pet poodle taken by hawk, found alive 28 hours later

Pet poodle taken by hawk, found alive 28 hours later

A woman's dog was stolen by a hawk and she thought she'd never see her again. She couldn't believe where the dog was found. Read more ...