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New this week: Apollo benefit, docs on Bruce Lee, spelling

Jun. 1, 2020 2:19 PM EDT

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES —For the first time since World War II, the Scripps National Spelling Bee was canceled this year due to the pandemic. The...

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST-SELLERS

May. 28, 2020 4:15 PM EDT

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “Camino Winds” by John Grisham (Doubleday) 2. “If It Bleeds” by Stephen King (Scribner) 3. “The 20th Victim” by Patterson/Paetro (Little, Brown) 4 . “ Walk the Wire” by David Baldacci (Grand Central) 5. “The Boy, the Mole, the...

Best-Sellers-Books-USAToday

May. 28, 2020 12:02 PM EDT

1. “The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes” by Suzanne Collins (Scholastic) 2. “Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens (G.P. Putnam’s Sons) 3. ’Untamed” by Glennon Doyle (The Dial Press) 4. “Oh, the Places You’ll Go!” by Dr. Seuss (Random House)...

Audible best-sellers for week ending May 24th

May. 26, 2020 12:21 PM EDT

Fiction: 1. The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes: A Hunger Games Novel by Suzanne Collins narrated by Santino Fontana (Scholastic Audio) 2. The Getaway by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen, narrated by Emily Bauer (Audible Original) 3. How to Defeat a Demon King in Ten Easy Steps by Andrew Rowe, narrated by Suzy...

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Trump's disconnect with DC widens during viral pandemic

May. 23, 2020 5:03 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser’s cellphone rang earlier this week from an unfamiliar number: It was the White House calling to say President Donald Trump wanted to talk. The president congratulated Washington's mayor on $876 million in federal coronavirus relief going to...

First families pay tribute to longtime White House butler

May. 21, 2020 8:28 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tributes from former first families rolled in Thursday in response to the news that a man who was a fixture in the White House under 11 presidents had died at the age of 91 after contracting COVID-19. Wilson Jerman started working as a cleaner under President Dwight Eisenhower and...

US-Best-Sellers-Books-USAToday

May. 21, 2020 3:43 PM EDT

1. “Camino Winds” by John Grisham (Doubleday) 2. “Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens (G.P. Putnam’s Sons) 3. 'Untamed" by Glennon Doyle (The Dial Press) 4. “Little Fires Everywhere” by Celeste Ng (Penguin Press) 5. “Oh, the Places You’ll...

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST-SELLERS

May. 21, 2020 3:23 PM EDT

HARDCOVER FICTION 1 . “Camino Winds” by John Grisham (Doubleday) 2. “If It Bleeds” by Stephen King (Scribner) 3. “The 20th Victim” by Patterson/Paetro (Little, Brown) 4. “Walk the Wire” by David Baldacci (Grand Central) 5. “Big Summer” by...

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Beyoncé to give graduation speech alongside the Obamas

May. 19, 2020 2:30 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Beyoncé has been added to the list of guest speakers for YouTube's virtual commencement ceremony that will also feature the Obamas. YouTube announced Tuesday that Beyoncé will deliver an inspirational message to the 2020 class for its “Dear Class of 2020" event, which will...

Audible best-sellers for week ending May 15th

May. 19, 2020 12:52 PM EDT

Fiction: 1. The Getaway by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen, narrated by Emily Bauer (Audible Original) 2. How to Defeat a Demon King in Ten Easy Steps by Andrew Rowe, narrated by Suzy Jackson and Steve West (Audible Original) 3. Inside Jobs: Tales from a Time of Quarantine by Ben H. Winters, narrated by Scott...