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The top 10 audiobooks on

Nov. 29, 2022 16:06 PM EST

Nonfiction 1. The Light We Carry by Michelle Obama, narrated by the author (Random House Audio) 2. Friends, Lovers, and the Big Terrible Thing by Matthew Perry, narrated by the author (Macmillan Audio) 3. Atomic Habits by James Clear, narrated by the...

MyPlate? Few Americans know or heed US nutrition guide

Nov. 29, 2022 09:41 AM EST

Here’s a quick quiz: What replaced the food pyramid, the government guide to healthy eating that stood for nearly 20 years? If you’re stumped, you’re not alone. More than a decade after Agriculture Department officials ditched the pyramid, few Americans have...


Nov. 28, 2022 15:19 PM EST

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “The Boys from Biloxi” by John Grisham (Doubleday) 2. “Fairy Tale” by Stephen King (Scribner) 3. “The Lost Metal” by Brandon Sanderson (Tor) 4. “Desert Star” by Michael Connelly (Little, Brown) ...


Nov. 23, 2022 11:44 AM EST

1. “The Light We Carry” by Michelle Obama (Crown) 2. “It Starts With Us” by Colleen Hoover (Atria Books) 3. “Faith Still Moves Mountains” by Harris Faulkner (Broadside Books) 4. “It Ends With Us” by Colleen Hoover (Atria Books) ...


Nov. 23, 2022 11:27 AM EST

US Bestseller List - Paid Books 1. A Light in the Flame by Jennifer L. Armentrout - 9781957568157 - (Blue Box Press) 2. It Starts with Us by Colleen Hoover - 9781668001233 - (Atria Books) 3. Desert Star by Michael Connelly - 9780316421461 - (Little,...

Michelle Obama opens tour for new book, 'The Light We Carry'

Nov. 16, 2022 01:07 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama says it helps to focus on what you can control when you feel out of control. Among the things she could control during the death and isolation of the pandemic, the racial unrest and threats to democracy were her spools of yarn and her knitting...

Virginia McLaurin, who danced with the Obamas, dies at 113

Nov. 15, 2022 21:53 PM EST

OLNEY, Md. (AP) — Virginia McLaurin, the centenarian who danced excitedly with President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama during a 2016 White House visit, has died. She was 113. McLaurin's son, Felipe Cardoso Jr., said Tuesday that she died early Monday at her home in...

Correction: Michelle Obama story

Nov. 15, 2022 17:57 PM EST
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story published November 10, 2022, about Michelle Obama, The Associated Press erroneously reported that her new book, “The Light We Carry,” is her second book. It is her third book.

Unusual venues make nonconference games more memorable

Nov. 11, 2022 09:27 AM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Two of the more notable games on Friday’s college basketball schedule are taking place on an aircraft carrier and in a baseball stadium. No. 2 Gonzaga will face Michigan State on the flight deck of the USS Abraham Lincoln in the San Diego harbo r to celebrate...

U. of Kentucky student accused of assault, racial slurs

Nov. 07, 2022 15:49 PM EST

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A white University of Kentucky student is accused of physically assaulting a Black student worker while repeatedly using racial slurs, officials said. The student was arrested Sunday at a residence hall and charged with assault, alcohol intoxication in a...