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  1. Veterans, families salutedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Amarillo.com

    AGN Media will recognize two military families as special guests during Saturday's Party in the Park Fourth of July celebration at John S. Stiff Memorial Park, Southwest 45th Avenue and Bell Street. A mother's opinion about her daughter's husband isn't always favorable, but that is definitely not the case when it comes to Barbara Darnell and John Breeding.

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  2. Learn from Nicholas Sparks: how to write a tear-jerkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Stuff.co.nz

    Nicholas Sparks is more than just a bestselling author of sappy romantic fiction; he's a pop culture phenomenon. A former pharmaceutical salesman from Omaha, Nebraska, Sparks has sold a reported 97 million books worldwide, and the films based on them have, so far, have grossed a total not far short of $1?billion.

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  3. ARRAY(0x10230484)Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    'Down the Rabbit Hole,' a tell-all about Hugh Hefner's empire by ex-Playboy bunny Holly Madison, has become an instant best-seller A juicy tell-all memoir by former Playboy bunny Holly Madison has become one of this summer's surprise best sellers. Ms. Madison joins a growing list of unlikely authors including "Humans of New York" creator Brandon Stanton and YouTube makeup sensation Michelle Phan who have leveraged large social media followings into best-selling books.

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  4. Are YOU beach-book ready? Seven authors reveal what they will be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Daily Mail

    Which new novel will Lisa Jewell, SJ Watson and Rachel Joyce all be reading in the sun? And why is Kate Mosse brushing up on her history? I'm researching for my new trilogy of novels, so my holiday reading is a mixture of history, books about the Huguenots, maps and ship building manuals! But a few novels have stowed away. First, Manda Scott's magnificent time slip novel about Joan of Arc.

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  5. 17 Summer Beach Reads to Bring with You on VacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | InStyle

    We've rounded up 17 of the season's hottest books that would be welcome additions to any beach bag. To make it easy, we've separated our picks into five categories: humor, romance, suspense, family, and friendship.

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  6. Steve Jobs (Michael Fassbender) UK TrailerRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | IndieLondon

    Set backstage at three iconic product launches and ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac, Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution to paint an intimate portrait of the brilliant man at its epi-centre. Steve Jobs is directed by Academy AwardA winner Danny Boyle and written by Academy AwardA winner Aaron Sorkin, working from Walter Isaacson's best-selling biography of the Apple founder.

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  7. Still Alice - PreviewRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | IndieLondon

    AT age fifty, Alice Howland has it all: a Columbia University linguistics professorship, a devoted husband, and three loving children. Her life is a whirlwind of work and family, and she thrives on it.

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  8. Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak says Steve Jobs movie trailer is 'exaggerated'Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Following the release of the trailer for Danny Boyle 's biopic "Steve Jobs," Bloomberg Business reached out to Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak to get his thoughts. And though he said he liked the trailer, he notes inaccuracies.

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  9. 15 Signs You Are Ready To Start Your Own BusinessRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Lifehack.org

    A family, a home and a steady job. 40 hours of work a week, a pay cheque, and your evenings and weekends off, which you could either dedicate to your better half, your kids or to your hobbies.

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  10. Free will astrology for the week of July 2ndRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Pique News Magazine

    ... In her late 20's, J. K. Rowling was a single mother living on welfare. That's when she began work on her Harry Potter books. Craig Newmark had turned 42 by the time he founded Craigslist. One of the world's most oft-visited websites is ...

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  11. Kindle Paperwhite Review: Your New Beach BuddyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Wall Street Journal

    ... does the lesser-known Kobo.) That's because the world still needs e-readers. We need a device that puts millions of books in our hands and allows us to dive into a sea of literature without being constantly pulled out by notifications. Now with ...

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  12. Daily Dish: 6/27/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Lowell Sun

    Author J.K. Rowling announced Friday that a new play called "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" will open at London's Palace Theatre about a year from now in the summer of 2016. The first-ever play about the bespectacled boy wizard is based on a new story by Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany.

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  13. Patterson's 'Truth or Die' nabs top spot on U.S. bestsellers listRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Reuters

    NEW YORK, July 2 "Truth or Die," James Patterson's newest novel, shot straight to the top of the U.S bestsellers list on Thursday, pushing Stephen King's "Finders Keepers" into sixth place. Data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors across the United States is used to compile the list.

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  14. Column: How crime affects the SupremesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | St. Petersburg Times

    Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, never one to avoid a good fight, tried to undercut Justice Stephen Breyer by suggesting that federal judges don't face everyday violence. When Breyer, in a 41-page dissent in the court's 5-4 ruling Monday about whether a controversial drug could be used in executions, argued that executions were unconstitutional, Scalia felt obliged to respond.

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  15. 'Steve Jobs' trailer: Sorkin, Fassbender search for core of Apple founderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Los Angeles Times

    With all the carefully managed hype of an Apple product launch, Universal Pictures has unveiled the latest trailer for "Steve Jobs," offering a clearer look at Michael Fassbender in action as the late Apple co-founder than the coy teaser back in May. The new promo for the Danny Boyle-directed film focuses on Jobs' reputation as an enigmatic and imperious tech innovator, one whose passion and ego did not always endear him to his colleagues. In one scene backstage before a key product presentation, for example, Jobs demands that a software bug be rectified.

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  16. Harry Potter actors won't star in new playRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | DurhamRegion.com

    None of the 'Harry Potter' cast will feature in the new West End play 'Harry Potter and The Cursed Child'. The stage show - a spin-off from the popular novels and movie series - will debut at the Palace Theatre in the heart of London in summer 2016 but director and co-writer John Tiffany insisted the likes of Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint and Emma Watson won't be involved.

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  17. Before 'Moneyball' made it mainstream, this entrepreneur was tapping...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Business Journal

    That's what happened to Vitolo and her business partner, Larry Scannell , 10 years ago, when they developed the concept for a sports technology that would allow athletes and coaches to better analyze performance. That was well before Brad Pitt gave athletic statistics pop culture resonance with the film adaption of Michael Lewis' book "Moneyball."

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  18. As Oregon legislative session wanes, activists vow for 2016 carbon price ballot fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Business Journal

    A new video narrated by "Wild" author Cheryl Strayed is setting the stage for what could be the hottest ballot issue of 2016: pricing carbon. The Oregon Environmental Council's Emerging Leaders Board released the six-minute video Tuesday night.

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  19. iBooks Bestsellers: Playboy Memoir Hits #2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... - (Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group) 2. Down the Rabbit Hole by Holly Madison - 9780062372123 - (Dey Street Books) 3. The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins - 9780698185395 - (Penguin Publishing Group) 4. Paper Towns by John Green - 9781101010938 - ...

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  20. Scientology leader's father penning tell-all memoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Salon

    Ronald Miscavige Sr., father of embattled Scientology head honcho David Miscavige, is writing a memoir titled "If He Dies, He Dies," according to noted Scientology reporter Tony Ortega and confirmed with the book's publisher by The Hollywood Reporter . The title refers to an April L.A. Times article claiming that Miscavige had placed his father under surveillance out of fear that he might disclose secret information about the organization.

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