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5 hrs ago | Men's Journal
The first takeaway from this mind-bending history of Scientology is that all the strangest things you've heard are true.
Would same-sex marriage undermine traditional marriage?
Should PBS receive government funding?
11 hrs ago | Deseret News
"A Kiss Under the Mistletoe: True Stories Inspired by the Magic of the Christmas Season" is a collection of 26 true Christmastime romance stories compiled by Jennifer Basye Sander.
16 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times
Kensington Publishing Corp. will release the novel 'What She Left Behind' by Ellen Marie Wiseman of Three Mile Bay on Dec. 31. Mrs. Wiseman's debut novel, 'The Plum Tree,' was published by Kensington last year.
In elementary math classes, students will spend less time working independently with paper and pencil and more time with items such as beads and blocks, working collaboratively on strategies to solve problems.
Shenandoah Valley's geography and history are a source of fascination for many who have traversed her roads.
If you want to understand what's happening in Indian Country today, on reservations and in urban Indian communities, Thomas King's funny, angry, often whimsical and sometimes melancholic meditation, "The Inconvenient Indian," is a good place to start.
The "systematic failure," understaffing and neglect of public defenders led two cities north of Seattle to trample a "hallowed right" treasured by indigent defendants since a landmark 1963 Supreme Court decision, a federal judge ruled.
For readers who love a mystery, LaGrange Memorial Library is the place to be Saturday, where a book sale of donated items is from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. "This year we have an extraordinary collection of hardback mysteries," said Brenda Thomas, president of Friends of LaGrange Memorial Library, which is sponsoring the sale at the library at 115 Alford ... (more)
Evening dedicated to the memory of the Kyrgyz writer, journalist and screenwriter Leonid Dyadyuchenko was held on December 5, 2013 at Russian Book House in Bishkek.
Greg Peck's revised nonfiction book, "Death Beyond the Willows," includes a new cover design by Gazette graphic artist Tony DiNicola.
But I do not claim to be an expert. If, however, this is representative of how American History is to be taught, I'll be reaching for my pitchfork and torch.
This week's list of New York Times best-selling books proves as usual that the Times doesn't review conservative best-sellers.
From Ben Franklin's " Poor Richard's Improved " to Sonia Sotomayor's " My Beloved World ," nearly 100 titles of fiction, nonfiction, plays and poetry begin the initial roll of Books that Shaped Work in America -a Centennial project of the U.S. Department of Labor in partnership with the Center for the Book in the Library of Congress .
On Saturday, December 7, 2013, from 12:00 noon until 2:00 p.m., the museum shop at the nonprofit Royall House and Slave Quarters will be open for holiday shopping.