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Booker Prize 2019: Bookies back Atwood, Shafak, Ellmann over Rusdhie and others

Booker Prize winner Margaret Atwood is the bookies' favorite to win the coveted fiction trophy again for "The Testaments," her follow-up to dystopian saga "The Handmaid's Tale."

14 Oct 2019

Queen Latifah to be honoured by Harvard for contributions to black history and culture

Music artist and actress Queen Latifah is among the honorees being recognized by Harvard University this year for their contributions to black history and culture.

14 Oct 2019

Nobel winner Tokarczuk's Polish hometown offers free public rides for bookworms 

A Polish city is offering free public transport rides to bookworms — provided they're carrying works by the country's new Nobel literature prize laureate.

12 Oct 2019

'I'm just over the moon': Prince Harry, Meghan Markle welcome baby boy into the royal family

The infant will be seventh in line to the British throne and Queen Elizabeth II's eighth great-grandchild.

06 May 2019

Swole, buzzy, among new words in Merriam-Webster dictionary

The words are just a few of the 640 additions to Merriam-Webster's dictionary added Monday.

23 Apr 2019