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The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

Aug. 13, 2019 1:51 PM EDT

Audible.com best-sellers for week ending August 9: Fiction: 1. Treasure Island: An Audible Original Drama by Robert Louis Stevenson & Marty Ross - adaptation, narrated by Philip Glenister, Daniel Mays, Catherine Tate & Owen Teale (Audible Studios) 2. The Conception of Terror: Tales Inspired by M. R. James...

'No timidity' for California governor's wife on key causes

Aug. 10, 2019 6:26 PM EDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom was wrapping up a meeting with the president of El Salvador in April when his wife, Jennifer Siebel Newsom, spoke up in fluent Spanish. What, she asked Salvador Sánchez Cerén, did he have to say about the country's poor record on women's...

The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

Aug. 6, 2019 8:17 PM EDT

Audible.com best-sellers for week ending August 2: Fiction: 1. Treasure Island: An Audible Original Drama by Robert Louis Stevenson & Marty Ross - adaptation, narrated by Philip Glenister, Daniel Mays, Catherine Tate & Owen Teale (Audible Studios) 2. The Conception of Terror: Tales Inspired by M. R....

The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

Jul. 30, 2019 12:29 PM EDT

Audible.com best-sellers for week ending July 26: Fiction: 1. The Adventures of Tom Stranger, Interdimensional Insurance Agent by Larry Correia, narrated by Adam Baldwin (Audible Studios) 2. Screwball by Simon Rich, narrated by Scott Aiello, Beck Bennett (Audible Studios) 3. Thrawn: Treason: Star Wars: Thrawn,...

Meghan guest edits UK Vogue, focusing on trailblazing women

Jul. 29, 2019 9:10 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has guest edited the September issue of British Vogue with the theme "Forces for Change." Royal officials say the issue coming out Aug. 2 features "change-makers united by their fearlessness in breaking barriers" and includes a conversation between Meghan and...

Meghan guest edits UK Vogue, focusing on trailblazing women

Jul. 28, 2019 7:09 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has guest edited the September issue of British Vogue with the theme "Forces for Change." Royal officials say the issue coming out Aug. 2 features "change-makers united by their fearlessness in breaking barriers" and includes a conversation between Meghan and...

After 10 years of Boko Haram violence, Nigerians crave peace

Jul. 26, 2019 4:32 AM EDT

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Suicide bombings, mass kidnappings, tens of thousands of people killed. A ghastly insurgency by the homegrown Islamic extremist group Boko Haram marks 10 years this week in northeastern Nigeria, where many residents say life has been set back by decades. "It feels like 100 years, ...

After 10 years of Boko Haram violence, Nigerians crave peace

Jul. 25, 2019 1:54 PM EDT

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Suicide bombings, mass kidnappings, tens of thousands of people killed. A ghastly insurgency by the homegrown Islamic extremist group Boko Haram marks 10 years this week in northeastern Nigeria, where many residents say life has been set back by decades. "It feels like 100 years, ...

NowThis videos make business of tweaking Fox News

Jul. 23, 2019 6:51 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Some of the day's most pointed media criticism lets its subjects do the talking. The news outlet NowThis has attracted attention with videos that illustrate inconsistencies by Fox News personalities, like one posted Tuesday that contrasts the news network's treatment of Michelle Obama with...

The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

Jul. 23, 2019 5:22 PM EDT

Audible.com best-sellers for week ending July 19: Fiction: 1. The Adventures of Tom Stranger, Interdimensional Insurance Agent by Larry Correia, narrated by Adam Baldwin (Audible Studios) 2. Screwball by Simon Rich, narrated by Scott Aiello, Beck Bennett (Audible Studios) 3. Proof of Love by Chisa Hutchinson,...