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Ruth Ozeki's 'Book of Form and Emptiness' wins Women's Prize

Jun. 15, 2022 16:55 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Canadian-American writer Ruth Ozeki won the prestigious Women’s Prize for Fiction on Wednesday for “The Book of Form and Emptiness," a playful, philosophical novel that explores people's relationship to possessions. Ozeki was awarded the 30,000 pound ($36,000)...

Today in History: June 11, auto racing disaster at Le Mans

Jun. 11, 2022 00:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Saturday, June 11, the 162nd day of 2022. There are 203 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 11, 1955, in motor racing’s worst disaster, more than 80 people were killed during the 24 Hours of Le...

Today in History: June 7, court rejects contraceptive ban

Jun. 07, 2022 00:02 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Tuesday, June 7, the 158th day of 2022. There are 207 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 7, 1965, the U.S. Supreme Court, in Griswold v. Connecticut, struck down, 7-2, a Connecticut law used to...