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5 French novels are finalists for $10,000 Albertine Prize

4 monthes ago   |   By Star Tribune

English-language editions of French novels drawing upon everything from immigration to Burundi's civil war to Nazism in the 1930s are finalists for the $10,000 Albertine Prize.
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Shell to Union Workers: Show Up for Trump or Else

Shell to Union Workers: Show Up for Trump or Else

Union workers at a Pennsylvania petrochemical plant had two choices: Show up for President Trump's speech and get paid or skip the day and lose the pay, the Pittsburgh... Read more ...

Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court To Legalize Firing Transgender Workers

Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court To Legalize Firing Transgender Workers

The Supreme Court is considering three cases that look at whether LGBTQ employees are protected under federal civil rights law. Read more ...

Israel to Let Rep. Tlaib Into West Bank to See Grandmother

Israel to Let Rep. Tlaib Into West Bank to See Grandmother

Israel's interior minister said Friday he has received and granted a request by Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib to enter the Israeli-occupied West Bank on humanitarian grounds... Read more ...

House Judiciary Committee To Return Early From Summer Recess To Address Gun...

House Judiciary Committee To Return Early From Summer Recess To Address Gun Violence

Chairman Jerry Nadler has called the committee to return early from congressional recess following three mass shootings. Read more ...

'You have no choice but to vote for me,' Trump tells N.H. rally

'You have no choice but to vote for me,' Trump tells N.H. rally

MANCHESTER, N.H. - Even as markets show signs of a coming recession, President Donald Trump told New Hampshire voters Thursday that they had to support his re-election campaign... Read more ...

Steve Bullock Buys Website To Help Trump Understand Whether Greenland Is For...

Steve Bullock Buys Website To Help Trump Understand Whether Greenland Is For Sale

The 2020 Democratic candidate is using the president's reported interest in acquiring the island to fundraise for his own campaign. Read more ...

Bill Nye Slams Trump's Climate Failures: 'The U.S. Has Become A Pariah'

Bill Nye Slams Trump's Climate Failures: 'The U.S. Has Become A Pariah'

“Everybody, we have a chance to do this right, to save the world for humans,” the famed TV "science guy" said. Read more ...

Doctors Warn Of Poor Health, Rising Costs From Trump Immigration Law

Doctors Warn Of Poor Health, Rising Costs From Trump Immigration Law

Experts argue millions of low-income migrants may have to choose between needed services and staying in the U.S. legally. Read more ...

Court rejects Planned Parenthood bid to freeze Trump's family planning rule

Court rejects Planned Parenthood bid to freeze Trump's family planning rule

A federal appeals court has rejected efforts to block the Trump administration from banning abortion referrals by federally funded family planning clinics, including affiliates... Read more ...

Signs Of Recession Haunt Trump As 2020 Election Nears

Signs Of Recession Haunt Trump As 2020 Election Nears

An economic downturn would be a devastating blow to Trump, who made the economy his central argument for a second term. Read more ...