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  • Trump calls for Spicer votes on ‘Dancing with the Stars’

    President Donald Trump is trying to influence votes on ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars.” Trump on Monday tweeted that viewers should vote for former White House press secretary Sean Spicer. The president called Spicer a “good guy” and wrote […]

  • ‘Joker’ tops box office again, beats ‘Addams Family’

    The first weekend was no fluke: “Joker” is a hit. The R-rated comic book villain origin story had a phenomenal second weekend at the box office, topping the charts once more over newcomers such as the animated “The Addams […]

  • The Latest: Funeral begins for opera star Jessye Norman

    The Latest on the public funeral for international opera star Jessye Norman (all times local): ————— 1:10 p.m. The funeral for international opera icon Jessye Norman has begun in Augusta, Georgia, where the star grew up. A musical prelude […]

  • Sue Monk Kidd’s next novel imagines a married Jesus

    Sue Monk Kidd’s next novel is very much a work of fiction. “The Book of Longings” is the fourth novel by the author known for such best-sellers as “The Secret Life of Bees” and “The Invention of Wings,” a […]

  • Olga Tokarczuk, Peter Handke win Nobel literature prizes

    Nobel Prizes for literature were awarded Thursday to two writers enmeshed in Europe’s social and political fault lines: a liberal Pole who has irked her country’s conservative government and an Austrian accused by many liberals of being an apologist […]