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  • Amazon rolls out 'Netflix-for-books' style service

    NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is rolling out a new subscription service that will allow unlimited access to thousands of electronic books and audiobooks for $9.99 a month in the online giant's latest effort to attract more users. The largest U.S. e-commerce site said Friday that the Kindle Unlimited...

  • Poll: Democrats repel at Hillary Clinton's wealth

    A substantial majority view Hillary Clinton among the nation's richest, and more Americans than not believe she's out of touch when understanding the plight of the middle class.

  • The playboy presidents: Bill Clinton and Warren G. Harding

    For years I have been comparing the Clinton family to the family of Warren Gamaliel Harding, our 29th president and a president of dark memory, at least to most liberal historians.

  • Obama's presidential library raises $1.75m, has $498.25m to go

    President Obama's fundraising team so far collected just $1.75 million of the minimum $500 million needed to fund construction of his presidential library.

  • Dead Broke: Hillary Clinton's book sales have covered only half of $14m advance

    Even with a generous count of the copies of Hillary Clinton's memoir Hard Choices sold so far, she has only covered about half the $14 million advance she received.

  • N.Y. AG, Barnes & Noble reach breastfeeding agreement

    Schneiderman NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced an agreement on Wednesday with Barnes & Noble Inc. to protect the rights of nursing mothers seeking to breastfeed at its New York stores. On March 16, a woman was allegedly asked to...

  • Visitors wait 5 hours for Harry Potter ride

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — You might need a magic wand to get on the new Harry Potter ride at Universal Orlando Resort. For a second day in a row, visitors waited up to five hours to get on the ride, Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts, located in the new Diagon Alley section of Universal...

  • Pat Buchanan's campaign chronicle of the 1960s

    Shortly before Richard Nixon was going to formally announce that he would be running again for president in 1968, Pat Buchanan and Rose Mary Woods, two of his closest aides, presented him with an idea. "Given the multiple crises confronting the nation -- race conflict, soaring crime,...

  • 'Please Stop Helping Us' a primer on race in America

    Back in the heyday of the British Empire, a man from one of the colonies addressed a London audience. "Please do not do any more good in my country," he said. "We have suffered too much already from all the good that you have done." That is essentially the message of an outstanding new book...

  • Anti-Hillary Clinton book 'Blood Feud' tops her 'Hard Choices' for NYT #1 spot

    Just four weeks after it debuted, sales of Hillary Clinton's memoir Hard Choices have dropped so fast that it's been shoved out of the New York Times No. 1 best-seller slot by the anti-Clinton book Blood Feud, the nation's new nonfiction top seller.

  • Pat Buchanan book busts 'myth' Nixon was racist, had Vietnam 'secret plan

    Patrick J. Buchanan has a new memoir that debunks several charges against Richard Nixon, including: the so-called GOP White House "southern strategy" was racist.

  • Clinton says she's donated college speaking fees

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton says she's donated to her family's foundation the huge sums she has earned in speaking fees at colleges for the last year and half. Some students at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, have called for Clinton to return the $225,000 she is receiving...

  • Hillary Clinton on coverage of her book tour: A lot of it is 'inaccurate' or 'unimportant to me'

    Although Hillary Clinton is undoubtedly happy that a sympathetic and excited press agreed to cover her new memoir, Hard Choices, she's apparently unimpressed with much of the reporting on her book tour. And what a book tour it has been. From one gaffe regarding her family's impressive wealth...

  • 2016 poll: Hillary Clinton drops below 50% for first time; 'lackluster' book rollout blamed

    Pollster John Zogby says Hillary Clinton's "lackluster" book tour has knocked her popularity down to below 50 percent in key 2016 presidential matchups.

  • China importer scraps plan to sell Clinton memoir

    BEIJING (AP) — A book importer in China said Monday it scrapped plans to distribute Hillary Clinton's memoir "Hard Choices," which talks about Chinese censorship and a dissident who took refuge in the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, due to sensitive content. Shanghai Book Traders canceled after...

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