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‘We're Not All Friends Online': Kathleen Barber On Simon & Schuster Book ‘Follow Me' & Social Media

10 minutes ago   |   CBS

A lot has changed in Kathleen Barber's life since she quit her job as a lawyer. The author left behind the world of bankruptcy law to pursue a writing career and she just...
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Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh Sentenced To 3 Years In Children's Book Scam

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh Sentenced To 3 Years In Children's Book Scam

26 minutes ago   |   The Huffington Post

Fraud involving the former mayor's "Healthy Holly" books generated more than $850,000, prosecutors said.
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Former Dolphins running back Mark Walton arrested again

1 hour ago   |   NBC Sports

Former Dolphins running back Mark Walton has been arrested again, after another incident with the mother of his child. According to NBCMiami.com, Walton was arrested Thursday...
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The night I beat Anderson Silva

The night I beat Anderson Silva

1 hour ago   |   MMAjunkie   |   2 articles

The following abridged excerpt is from Michael Bisping's autobiography “Quitters Never Win: My Life in UFC,” in which Bisping recalls the night he earned one of the most...
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Catherine Pugh, Former Baltimore Mayor, Is Sentenced to 3 Years in Book Fraud

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

“I messed up. I really messed up,” Ms. Pugh said in a video that her lawyers submitted to the court before her sentencing.
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WWE Super ShowDown 2020 Results: Seth Rollins Is Already Losing Steam As A Heel

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

WWE Super ShowDown 2020 continued the lackluster booking of Seth Rollins, whose heel run has already been badly mishandled.
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The Most Innovative Libraries Around the World

2 hours ago   |   Newsweek

From a camel library service in Kenya to book-carrying-robots in Sydney, these unique libraries keep the magic of reading alive.
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Baltimore ex-mayor sentenced to three years in prison in children's book fraud scheme

2 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

BALTIMORE - Former Baltimore mayor Catherine Pugh was sentenced on Thursday to three years in federal prison for fraud and tax evasion schemes involving bogus sales of her...
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Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

2 hours ago   |   WGAL   |   2 articles

The veteran politician will serve time in federal prison for using fraudulent book sales to funnel illegal donations to her campaign and evade taxes.
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Katie Roiphe Feels Ambivalent About Feeling Ambivalent

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

“The Power Notebooks,” Roiphe says, is an attempt to write about the “confusion” and “self-contempt” that she normally tries to hold at bay.
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Actor Steven Seagal charged with failing to disclose payments

Actor Steven Seagal charged with failing to disclose payments

The SEC accused the actor of failing to disclose he was promised $250,000 in cash and $750,000 worth of cryptocurrency. Read more ...

Obama's lawyers say a Trump super PAC is taking the former president's...

Obama's lawyers say a Trump super PAC is taking the former president's statements out of context in a Biden attack ad

Lawyers representing former President Barack Obama sent a cease-and-desist letter on Wednesday to a super PAC supporting President Donald Trump's reelection. The letter says... Read more ...

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

The veteran politician will serve time in federal prison for using fraudulent book sales to funnel illegal donations to her campaign and evade taxes. Read more ...

Panera just launched an unprecedented subscription offering unlimited coffee...

Panera just launched an unprecedented subscription offering unlimited coffee and tea for $8.99 per month

Panera launched an unlimited coffee subscription on Thursday that costs $8.99 per month, or about $108 annually. Subscribers in test markets visited Panera almost every other... Read more ...

Facebook cancels F8 developers conference over coronavirus fears

Facebook cancels F8 developers conference over coronavirus fears

Facebook says it is canceling F8, its annual conference for developers, as spread of the new coronavirus around the world is hitting companies hard, spurring them to suspend... Read more ...

NHL player who suffered cardiac episode gives first public comments since he...

NHL player who suffered cardiac episode gives first public comments since he was revived during a game

"It happened in the absolute best place that it could happen because of all the protocols they have in place and how people responded so quickly," St. Louis Blues defenseman... Read more ...

Red Sox left-hander Sale to start season on injured list

Red Sox left-hander Sale to start season on injured list

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Boston Red Sox left-hander Chris Sale will start the season on the injured list, manager Ron Roenicke said Thursday. Read more ...

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

The veteran politician will serve time in federal prison for using fraudulent book sales to funnel illegal donations to her campaign and evade taxes. Read more ...

Police K-9 makes best drug bust yet nabbing almost 600 pounds of illegal...

Police K-9 makes best drug bust yet nabbing almost 600 pounds of illegal substance

A police K-9 was called in to inspect a suspicious trailer. What he found was the bust of his career. Read more ...

White House Names AIDS Expert Debbie Birx To Help Lead Coronavirus Response

White House Names AIDS Expert Debbie Birx To Help Lead Coronavirus Response

The White House had rebuffed suggestions to name an official "czar" to lead the coronavirus response. But on Thursday, Vice President Pence announced Birx would coordinate the... Read more ...