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PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST-SELLERS

Aug. 6, 2020 3:46 PM EDT

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “1st Case” by Patterson/Tebbetts (Little, Brown) 2. “The Vanishing Half” by Brit Bennett (Riverhead) 3. “The Order” by Daniel Silva (Harper) 4. “Near Dark” by Brad Thor (Atria) 5. “28 Summers” by Elin Hilderbrand...

Best-Sellers-Books-USAToday

Jul. 30, 2020 3:10 PM EDT

1. "Too Much and Never Enough″ by Mary L. Trump (Simon & Schuster) 2. ″Near Dark″ by Brad Thor (Atria/Emily Bestler Books) 3. ″How to Destroy America in Three Easy Steps″ by Ben Shapiro (Broadside Books) 4. ″The Answer Is . . . Reflections on My Life″ by Alex...

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST-SELLERS

Jul. 30, 2020 2:45 PM EDT

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. "Near Dark″ by Brad Thor (Atria) 2. "The Order″ by Daniel Silva (Harpe)r 3. "The Vanishing Half″ by Brit Bennett (Riverhead) 4. ″28 Summers″ by Elin Hilderbrand (Little, Brown) 5. ″The Guest List″ by Lucy Foley (Morrow) 6....

Today in History

Jul. 22, 2020 12:00 AM EDT

Today is Wednesday, July 22, the 204th day of 2020. There are 162 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 22, 1862, President Abraham Lincoln presented to his Cabinet a preliminary draft of the Emancipation Proclamation. On this date: In 1587, an English colony fated to vanish...

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Review: 'Jeopardy!' host Trebek searches for answers in book

Jul. 21, 2020 8:30 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “The Answer Is ... Reflections on My Life,” Alex Trebek (Simon & Schuster) Alex Trebek is the one providing the answers and questions in a new memoir that should reinforce his admirers' expectations about the ever-steady “Jeopardy!” host. The concise...

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Alex Trebek expects to mark 2-year cancer survival in 2021

Jul. 20, 2020 4:42 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alex Trebek says he’s responding exceptionally well to treatment for pancreatic cancer and expects to mark his two-year survival next February. His doctor has said he’s counting on that milestone, the “Jeopardy!” host said, “so I expect to be around...

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Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 19-25

Jul. 13, 2020 9:21 AM EDT

Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 19-25. July 19: Actress Helen Gallagher (“Ryan’s Hope”) is 94. Country singer Sue Thompson is 94. Singer Vikki Carr is 80. Musician Commander Cody is 76. Actor George Dzundza (“Hack,” “Law and Order”) is 75. Singer-bassist...

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Daytime Emmys: 'The Young and the Restless' wins best drama

Jun. 27, 2020 1:05 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “The Young and the Restless” won best drama at the first virtual Daytime Emmys along with three acting trophies on Friday night, with some winners speaking out about racial injustice. Ellen DeGeneres accepted the trophy for best entertainment talk show for her self-titled...