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People like to complain about how the Christmas season starts earlier every year.
The wealth of others has become more a problem and less an incentive. Capital is blind, Thomas Piketty says.
"County Insane Asylum, Milwaukee" by engraving: unknown; file: James Steakley - History of Milwaukee, Wisconsin , p.
ADVANCE FOR SATURDAY, AUG. 30, AND THEREAFTER - FILE - This July 17, 2014, file photo shows Hillary Rodham Clinton as she arrives to a signing of her book "Hard Choices" in Ridgewood, N.J. One set of elections ends in early November as another begins when presidential hopefuls cross the unofficial starting line in the 2016 race for the White House.
The Manitoba Legislature in Winnipeg, Saturday, August 30, 2014. The seat of political power in Manitoba is the last place one might expect to find the bust of Medusa, recurring odes to "666" and the number 13, alongside Egyptian sphinxes etched with hieroglyphics.
The reception in the United States, and in other advanced economies, of Thomas Piketty's recent book Capital in the Twenty-First Century attests to growing concern about rising inequality.
Lord Jeffrey Archer was 'duped' by his wife into a proper Ice Bucket Challenge at his Grantchester home - and then he nominated Prime Minister David Cameron.
As every traveler knows, a good sense of humor is essential when facing the mysteries and miseries of a foreign culture.
Conservative filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza on Saturday cited the illegal immigration crisis as an example of how the Obama administration is exploiting American good will for political gain.
AFTER reading 15 Jack Reacher novels in the space of eight months, picking up a 16th even if it has been almost a year since I read my last one would sound like a bit of a chore.
David Mitchell's previous books include The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet and Cloud Atlas .
Thriller writer Jeffery Deaver throws so many red herrings and curve balls into his latest book that I was kept guessing throughout most of it even though the killer is named right at the start.
The 38th edition of the Toronto International Film Festival opens Sept. 4 under a slight cloud of missed chances.
With fall on the horizon, it's time to put away the beach reads and look ahead to the best new novels hitting shelves this September.
This week's Page Turner reader interview is with Jane Martin, a professor of communication and the program director in communication at the University of Saint Francis.
This is the suit that Orange Is the New Black author Piper Kerman wore to court on the day she was sentenced.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 12:27 am
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