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A is for Activist: why children’s books are getting political

Children’s literature is seeing a ‘seismic shift’ in diversity as authors say they want to make sure children of color see themselves representedSeveral years a...

A is for Activist: why children’s books are getting political

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Children’s Books: Picture Books to Enrapture Little Readers and Listeners A top-secret hide-out, a talking tiger, a crocodile doctor and a sad pair of socks. These lively new stories transport children to singular imaginary ...
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The top 10 books on Apple Books-US Apple Book charts for week ending June 23, 2019: (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher Apple Books US Bestseller List – Paid Books 1...
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Goateed Doofus Aubrey Huff Whines About Athletes Sharing Political Opinions, Shares Political Opinions Aubrey Huff, former baseball player and current man who could not possibly be more “divorced but doing great,” seems to be making a post-career pivot ...
20:42, 05/09/2019

Trump tells US troops 'this is not a political speech' and immediately makes a political statement in speech Ed Jones/AP In a speech President Donald Trump gave to US troops and their families in South Korea, the commander-in-chief claimed his remarks was no...
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14:56, 05/01/2019

Top 10 books about Baltimore Anne Tyler is indelibly tied to the city, but authors as contrasting as Frederick Douglass and John Waters have shown some of its different facesWhen ...
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19:42, 05/23/2019

Top 10 books about angry women Stories of female rage were for centuries often stifled or spun. From Euripides to Jean Rhys, Stephen King to Gillian Flynn, here are some of the exce...
22:56, 05/22/2019

How to Decorate a Bookshelf with More than Just Books Sure, bookshelves are for books. There is no denying that. My preferred look for a bookshelf in an office is the simplest design: all books from left ...
21:56, 05/24/2019

The top 10 books on Apple’s iBooks-US iBook charts for week ending May 5, 2019: (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher : iBooks US Bestseller List – Paid Books 1. The 18th...
23:28, 05/07/2019

A day in the life: the best books set over 24-hours With Dalloway Day falling on Wednesday, Alex Clark picks books with a time limit – from Ulysses to a novel set over a lunchbreak“Where can we live but...
18:56, 06/19/2019

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Here Are the 11 New Books You Should Read in August Both intrinsically timeless and timely, memory shapes who we are and how we think of the world around us. But what happens when catastrophe strikes an...
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22:00, 08/06/2019

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The 10 Best Nonfiction Books of 2019 So Far Many of the best nonfiction books of the year so far ask readers to make change. In Charged, Emily Bazelon presses us to stop giving prosecutors so mu...
22:00, 05/23/2019

How to Read More Books Without Stalling Out Filmmaker Max Joseph wants to read more than one book a year—he wants to read one a week. So he asked a few voracious readers for advice, in a 38-minu...
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What Books to Read This Summer The best format for a summer book is a paperback: readable in bright sunlight, light enough to throw in a bag, cheap enough to destroy with grass and ...
21:00, 05/31/2019

Challenging the record books! TUCSON – We’re challenging the records today and tomorrow but the heat won’t last too long!  Today: Near record warmth and mostly s...
19:00, 08/20/2019

Top 10 queer rural books Sexual freedom is most often associated with the city, but a small but growing canon including EM Forster and Sarah Waters tells a different storyIf t...
17:56, 07/17/2019

6 new books to read in June Every month, a deluge of new books comes flooding out from big publishers, indie houses, and self-publishing platforms. So every month, The A.V. Club ...
15:42, 06/03/2019

The Shortlist: The Future of A.I., According to Three New Books “The Creativity Code,” “Deep Medicine” and “Talk to Me” together reveal the wide range of influence technology does, should and will have on the human...
08:00, 05/03/2019

7 Books That Were Better Than Their Movie Adaptations It’s a reader’s rite of passage to walk into a movie theater to see a favorite book come to life and walk out bitterly disappointed. Somet...
19:28, 07/29/2019

Activist Wants AT&T to Be More Like Verizon An activist investor’s attempt to force a strategy revamp at AT&T spotlights the diverging paths the two largest U.S. wireless carriers have taken in ...
13:56, 09/10/2019

How to Raise an Activist Over the past few years, I admit to having moments in which I’ve thrown my hands up and said, “It’s going to be up to our kids to fix the mess we’ve m...
05:28, 08/03/2019

Picture Books to Perk Up Any Kid’s Summer The story behind sea glass, a walrus who helps you learn to swim, a cat and a dog on the run, and more in books from Cori Doerrfeld, Calef Brown and o...
21:56, 08/01/2019

This app helps you breeze through books in just 12 minutes Since we all don’t have infinite knowledge and resources at our fingertips like Janet from “The Good Place,” we constantly have to absorb information ...
16:28, 09/11/2019

11 Buys To Inspire You To Get Your Books Off The Floor Books are an ongoing storage struggle for readers. They’re a collection that can grow indefinitely, requiring ongoing solutions and strategies to keep...
02:00, 08/20/2019

Turkish government destroys more than 300,000 books Regime says it is cracking down on anything linked to Fethullah Gülen, the Muslim cleric it blames for 2016’s attempted coupMore than 300,000 books ha...
19:42, 08/06/2019

Here are some of the goofiest federal laws still on the books Woe unto him who makes an unsanctioned visit to his quarantined llama. He could soon find himself up to his neck in federal charges. In America’s earl...
06:00, 06/19/2019

Books of The Times: Impeachment, the First Time Around Andrew Johnson ascended to the presidency after Lincoln’s assassination. Brenda Wineapple’s “The Impeachers” recounts the efforts to remove him from o...
19:42, 05/15/2019

DW Books: A new YouTube channel for must-reads Reports from around the world, interviews, author profiles, book tips and 100 German-language novels in English translation in short videos: The new Y...
12:14, 09/02/2019

Pride and prejudice: the best books to help with coming out An exquisite kiss from Virginia Woolf, hot skin from Carol Ann Duffy … Charlotte Mendelson picks books to inspire LGBTQ readersEveryone needs books, p...
15:14, 07/05/2019

Four Design Books to Spruce Up Your Home Read these standouts from the season’s crop of volumes about greenery and flora. For example, covering your shelves with golden pothos plants can give...
13:14, 05/06/2019

Top 10 books about cults | Claire McGlasson From fiction by Margaret Atwood to Haruki Murakami’s reportage, novelist Claire McGlasson picks favourite accounts of these ambitious, dangerous sects...
18:56, 06/19/2019

Ahead of the pack: the best books about running A hidden tribe in Mexico, an Olympic hero and the fells’ unsung heroes … Ben Wilkinson picks books that explore our love of runningRunning is in rude ...
16:56, 08/05/2019

Jia Tolentino Wants You to Read Children’s Books “A really good middle-grade novel,” says the New Yorker essayist, whose debut collection is “Trick Mirror,” “will supersede a lot of contemporary fict...
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Here Are the 6 New Fiction Books You Should Read in July A young mother faces her worst fears when an intruder breaks into her home. A Florida teen struggles under the unjust weight of Jim Crow. And a group ...
19:14, 06/28/2019

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10:43, 08/12/2019

Summer reading guide: 20 hot new books This summer is looking to be a good one for book lovers. Here's a look at the 20 books we can’t wait to read (on the beach or otherwise). ...
05:28, 05/31/2019

What is happening in Kashmir? The best books to help understand With Kashmir under lockdown, Preti Taneja chooses books that explore the history of the most militarised region in the worldSeventy years after partit...
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Hitting the Books: When better living through technology isn't enough Welcome to Engadget's newest series, Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the...
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You Should Own Your Favorite Books in Hard Copy Microsoft is deleting books off of its customers’s devices. It’s a harsh reminder that most ebooks can be remotely wiped by the seller, so you’re fore...
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UN celebrates books as ‘bridges across cultures’ The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization UNESCO has long celebrated the power of International Book and Copyright Day, marked on 23 Ap...
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Catch a Buzz With Two New Books About Bugs In “The Mosquito,” Timothy Winegard examines the history of man’s “deadliest predator.” In “Buzz, Sting, Bite,” Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson looks at how in...
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Should books include credits like films? Books are generally presented as the work of one person, but almost 60 others worked on mine. But will readers care enough to read about them?We write...
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Two New Books Have Anglophiles and Bibliophiles Covered “Human Relations and Other Difficulties” gathers acute, witty essays and reviews by Mary-Kay Wilmers, and “Faber & Faber,” by Toby Faber, tells the hi...
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Peugeot opens UK order books for new 208 and e-208 Peugeot's all-new 208 is available from £16,250 with a petrol engine and £25,050 in electric form Orders are now being taken for Peugeot's new 208, i...
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Activist to AT&T: What's the Plan With WarnerMedia? AT&T promised that its Time Warner deal would help the telecom company take on Silicon Valley giants like Google and Netflix. Now, it is under pressur...
02:28, 09/11/2019

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19:42, 05/31/2019

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Celebrate the moon with the best films, books and festivals The 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing is coming. In honour of that, here is the cream of the cultural highlights celebrating all things luna...
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Recalling a Time When Books Could Give You Indigestion In “What We Talk About When We Talk About Books,” the book historian Leah Price tries to contextualize our current anxieties about books and reading b...
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Book clinic: what books can help me to love my enemies? Buddhist wisdom, classic 80s drama and the brilliant Anita Brookner help make sense of those annoying othersQ: What books will help me to love my enem...
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00:28, 05/12/2019

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04:14, 08/15/2019

Richard Powers: ‘I’ve read more than 120 books about trees’ The Pulitzer-winning author of eco-novel The Overstory on Extinction Rebellion, his many alter egos and the brilliance of Robert MacfarlaneThere was s...
23:42, 05/11/2019

23 health and science books you should read this summer Flickr/Butz.2013 Each year, STAT publishes a list of summer book recommendations for those interested in health and science. This year's list include...
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Marvel is turning some of its best-known comic books into audiobooks Marvel's interest in digital audio isn't limited to podcasts. The media giant and Dreamscape Media have reached a deal to turn dozens of be...
08:42, 06/03/2019

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Read and Return Books to the Airport Bookstore You’re waiting for your flight to board. Maybe you’re on a layover or your flight has been delayed or you’re just trying to kill some time, so you wan...
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04:56, 07/04/2019

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16:42, 05/21/2019

8 major books being made into movies soon, from 'The Goldfinch' to 'Little Women' Can't wait for 'Cats' and 'Little Women'? Here's a preview of which novels book-lovers can expect to get the Hollywood treatment in the near future. ...
21:00, 09/16/2019

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20:14, 05/24/2019

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08:56, 07/18/2019

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03:00, 06/23/2019

These Prisons Are Banning Books That Teach Inmates How to Code The Oregon Department of Corrections [DOC] has barred inmates from reading dozens of books about technology and programming—many of which teach basic ...
01:00, 06/22/2019

Praise be: books about Trump benefit from cycle of sycophancy Donald Trump Jr is writing a book and if it’s obsequious enough can expect a sales bump from a glowing tweet by his father The Donald Trump Book Club ...
08:28, 05/24/2019

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22:00, 06/03/2019

Amazon's Kindle now supports Traditional Chinese books Amazon been expanding the number of languages and alphabets the Kindle supports over the years. This time, the company has given the Kindle apps and e...
15:28, 05/24/2019

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Scheer says a Conservative government would balance the books in 5 years Scheer also accused the Liberals of stacking a panel on a media bailout in their favour and celebrated a court ruling blocking British Columbia from r...
04:56, 05/25/2019

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15:56, 07/13/2019

Calculate How Many Books You Could Read If You Quit Social Media A new calculator from Omnicalculator shows you how many books you could read in one year, if you checked them instead of checking social media. Enter ...
16:14, 08/09/2019

The Warm-Up: Arsenal cook the books* to sign a Chelsea fan "*They definitely didn’t cook the books. Plus, #ImOldEnoughToRememberWhen the transfer window wasn’t a thing, what Gareth Bale has been up to (not muc...
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Book clinic: how can I get my teenage daughter back into books? An array of fabulous fiction and nonfiction to tempt a 16-year-old girl away from social mediaQ: Please recommend some books to get my 16-year-old dau...
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Hitting the Books: How legendary hackers wound up working for the CIA Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring ...
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The fall novels, memoirs and non-fiction books everyone is talking about Wild Game: My Mother, Her Lover, and Me Adrienne Brodeur (memoir, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, out Oct. 15) When Adrienne was 14, her mother woke her up...
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Catholic Teachers Ban ‘Evil’ Harry Potter Books Harry Potter books have been removed from a private Catholic school in Nashville because they include actual “curses and spells”, according to staff a...
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My 1-year-old daughter is obsessed with these books — they keep her entertained longer than any toy Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate part...
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The books of Democratic presidential hopeful Marianne Williamson Marianne Williamson, a Democratic presidential hopeful, is also an experienced author. Williamson has written 13 books.      ...
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A24 developing TV adaptation of Ursula K. Le Guin's Earthsea books According to Deadline, production company A24 has teamed up with Nightcrawler producer Jennifer Fox to develop a TV adaptation of Earthsea, Ursula K. ...
04:28, 09/04/2019

15 books you'll love if you couldn't get enough of the 'Harry Potter' series Joe Raedle/Getty Images The "Harry Potter" books are some of the most beloved in the world, so it can be hard to figure out what to read afterwards. ...
23:00, 06/17/2019

'Rivet' Turns Your Kid's Favorite YouTube Videos Into Books Android/iOS: My six-year-old has started reading YouTube videos, and I’m cool with it. She’s using a free children’s reading app called Rivet, which w...
08:00, 05/16/2019

Summer reading guide: 20 of the season's hottest new books This summer is looking to be a good one for book lovers. Here's a look at the 20 books we can’t wait to read (on the beach or otherwise).   ...
21:00, 09/16/2019

Where to Start If You Haven’t Read Enough of Toni Morrison’s Books Pulitzer Prize-winning author Toni Morrison died Monday night at 88. Powerfully interrogating some of the most pressing issues in American society, Mo...
23:14, 08/06/2019

Hitting the Books: We won't colonize space without a Weyland-Yutani Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring ...
22:00, 06/15/2019

From The Handmaid's Tale to Facebook's secrets: best books on surveillance Joanna Kavenna selects her favourite books that reveal how we are scrutinised – including a history of black slavery and classics by Atwood and Orwell...
05:01, 09/03/2019

Here Are the 5 Books Bill Gates Thinks You Should Read This Summer Bill Gates isn’t doing much light reading this summer. For his annual list of reading recommendations for the season, he’s picked five boo...
03:42, 05/21/2019

The Best Apps for Reading Books, Audiobooks, and Comics in 2019 It’s never been easier to read, thanks to our phones—we’re all carrying entire bookstores around in our pockets. In the video above, I share our favor...
21:14, 06/25/2019

Syrian Kurds reshape region with books and schools When Eyub Mohamad was a boy, security forces beat his father into paralysis. His offence was typing leaflets in Kurdish, banned under Syria’s ruling B...
02:28, 05/07/2019

JK Rowling to publish four short books on the history of magic Pottermore Publishing due to release non-fiction ebooks, modelled on the curriculum followed by Harry PotterHarry Potter fans are due to be given new ...
15:42, 05/30/2019

Richard Booth, Self-Crowned King of Used Books, Dies at 80 He transformed a fading Welsh town into a tourist magnet by buying books in bulk from colleges, libraries, defunct wholesalers and collectors’ estates...
11:56, 08/28/2019

Children’s Books: Y.A. Novels That Let Teenage Boys Be Vulnerable The characters in these novels grew up with strict rules about masculine strength and dominance. But extreme situations force them to let go of all th...
19:56, 04/28/2019

J.K. Rowling is releasing four new Harry Potter books online Welcome to another year at Hogwarts! “Harry Potter” author J.K. Rowling announced Friday that she’s releasing four brand new stories...
18:00, 05/30/2019

6 books highlighted in German literary translation shortlist The shortlist for Germany's top prize for contemporary literature in translation, the Internationaler Literaturpreis, has been revealed. The list incl...
08:42, 05/07/2019

From evil twins to deepfake videos: the best books about doppelgangers The rise of deepfakes has stoked the old fear that our lives can be hijacked by demonic doubles. Laurence Scott shares his favourite books on convinci...
11:14, 07/15/2019

Barr books Trump’s hotel for $30,000 holiday party Attorney General William P. Barr is planning a holiday treat for his boss. Last month, Barr booked President Trump’s D.C. hotel for a 200-person holid...
11:28, 08/28/2019

Story time: the five children’s books every adult should read Children’s books explore hope, fear, failure and love. Katherine Rundell on how the best of them can ignite the imagination of all readers, whatever t...
13:42, 07/26/2019

Hitting the Books: Modern surveillance and 'the science of happiness' Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring ...
19:56, 07/27/2019

Celebrate World Photography Day with 50% off photo books and more from Mixbook Whether you're a seasoned pro, eager amateur or selfie snapper, World Photography Day is here to mark one of the world's most democratic art...
17:14, 08/19/2019

CHEAP: Bathe in books with 31% off the waterproof Kindle Paperwhite Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Books are great. Sorry, but that’s indisputable. There’s littl...
16:42, 05/12/2019

Classic Fiats: taking a look through the history books at FCA's Heritage Hub Features 25 May, 2019 We take a look at some stunning classic Fiats and other Italian treasures as we delve deep inside FCA's new H...
20:00, 05/25/2019

In their own words: Presidential candidates share vision in books As the Democrats looking to unseat GOP President Donald Trump head into another round of debates Thursday, their policy positions and values will be w...
09:42, 09/12/2019

Ady Barkan, activist with ALS, testifies in favor of Medicare-for-all Delivering his remarks with the aid of a computer because his diaphragm no longer allows him to speak, Barkan called the Democratic proposal “the only...
23:00, 04/30/2019

Arizona should drop charges against pro-migrant activist: U.N. United Nations human rights experts urged U.S. authorities on Wednesday to drop charges against an Arizona man on trial for providing aid and shelter ...
14:42, 06/05/2019

British far-right activist jailed for contempt of court British far-right activist Stephen Yaxley-Lennon was jailed on Thursday for committing contempt of court after he filmed defendants during a trial las...
14:28, 07/11/2019

Russia arrests man over murder of LGBT activist Russian police said on Thursday they had detained a man over the fatal stabbing of an LGBT activist near her home in St Petersburg and were not treati...
18:14, 07/25/2019

Watch: UK Minister Assaults Greenpeace Activist As Others Look On Greenpeace accused British minister Mark Field of assault after the Conservative politician was filmed physically removing a climate change protester ...
13:28, 06/21/2019

Brooklyn activist claims NYPD cop dousing was ‘fun that went too far’ A Brooklyn community activist said the gangbanger who was arrested Wednesday for the caught-on-camera water-soaking of cops in the borough had “no mal...
23:28, 07/24/2019

Arab activist says CIA notified Norway of threat against him A Palestinian-born activist living in Norway under asylum protection has reportedly been whisked away to a secure location by Norwegian security after...
16:42, 05/07/2019

AT&T CEO Defends Expected Successor After Activist Attack AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson defended his choice of a likely successor in his first public remarks since activist hedge fund Elliott Management’s chall...
18:42, 09/17/2019

Climate activist Greta Thunberg: We're still 'on square one' World leaders must show at an upcoming New York summit that they are heeding warnings on climate change, Greta Thunberg says. She made her remarks jus...
23:14, 08/05/2019

Activist arrested for chanting ‘Down with Polish fascism!’ WARSAW, Poland (AP) — An activist in Poland has been arrested and charged with the crime of insulting the Polish nation for chanting “Down with ...
12:56, 06/24/2019

Queens activist to challenge AOC in Democratic primary A Democratic activist from Queens has announced she’ll challenge Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in a primary for her congressional seat. Badrun Khan, w...
11:42, 09/19/2019

Activist hacking declined 95 percent since 2015 Have you noticed a conspicuous absence of hacktivist attacks lately? You're not the only one. IBM's X-Force has published data showing tha...
22:00, 05/18/2019

Environmental activist murders double in 15 years Death toll almost half that of US troops killed in Afghanistan and Iraq since 2001, data showsKillings of environmental defenders have doubled over th...
02:00, 08/06/2019

Activist rips on Hudson Bay’s $7 share offer Activist investor Jonathan Litt isn’t done rattling cages at Saks Fifth Avenue — but he may be too late. Saks owner Hudson’s Bay Co. announced plans t...
06:00, 06/19/2019

Ugandan activist jailed over poem about a vagina A Ugandan feminist and activist reacted with fury and defiance after being sentenced to nine months in prison for publishing a metaphorical poem about...
21:42, 08/07/2019

'He Should Go Back to Connecticut.' Barclays CEO Battles an Activist. Jes Staley’s plans to compete with Wall Street have meet resistance from investor Edward Bramson, who owns a sizable stake. A Thursday showdown looms ...
19:00, 05/01/2019

US to decide whether to retry Arizona border activist TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) – Federal prosecutors are getting ready to announce whether they’ll retry a border activist after a U.S. jury was unabl...
15:56, 07/02/2019

Pakistani activist known for criticism killed in Islamabad Pakistani police say an activist known for his online criticism of the country's military and politicians has been killed by unknown assailants in a w...
07:28, 06/17/2019

Ugandan activist jailed for a poem about a vagina A Ugandan feminist and activist reacted with fury and defiance after being sentenced to nine months in prison for publishing a metaphorical poem about...
04:00, 08/06/2019

Activist Investor Challenges AT&T Over Strategy, Board Activist investor Elliott Management disclosed a $3.2 billion stake in AT&T, criticized the company’s strategy and called on the telecommunications gi...
22:56, 09/09/2019

Colombia: Thousands protest against activist slayings In cities across Colombia, protesters carried photos of murdered activists and signs reading: "No more bloodshed." Over 400 people have been killed in...
05:42, 07/27/2019

SAP CEO welcomes 'fantastic' activist shareholder Elliott SAP CEO Bill McDermott on Tuesday welcomed a $1.3 billion investment by activist investor Elliott, saying the U.S. hedge fund group was aligned with h...
19:42, 05/07/2019

Russian LGBT+ activist killed in St. Petersburg Yelena Grigoryeva, a prominent local campaigner for LGBT+ rights, was found fatally stabbed in St. Petersburg. Fellow campaigners said she regularly r...
23:14, 07/23/2019

Teen activist to travel to US by boat because she refuses to fly Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has revealed she's travelling from Britain to the US next month by boat to attend two key conferences - becaus...
13:56, 07/30/2019

Activist Peltz urges Ferguson to sell UK arm One of the world's most prominent activist investors is pushing the FTSE-100 plumbing and heating giant Ferguson to sell its UK operations as part of ...
01:28, 07/29/2019

Activist Investors Turn Up Heat on Bed Bath & Beyond Legion Partners Holdings LLC and other activists, including Macellum Advisors GP LLC and Ancora Advisors LLC, are pressuring Bed Bath & Beyond for cha...
18:28, 05/12/2019

US following deportation case of rights activist in Israel The U.S. State Department says it is closely following Israel's case against the local director of Human Rights Watch, who faces deportation under a l...
19:28, 05/24/2019

Activist Urges Care.com to Explore Sale The hedge fund Engine Capital is urging Care.com, the largest marketplace for online caregivers, to pursue a sale, saying the company is “at a crossro...
18:42, 08/15/2019

Kim Kardashian keeps up with Tucson’s border activist case TUCSON –The trial continues Tuesday for the border activist detained in 2018 for allegedly harboring undocumented migrants in the U.S. Scott Warren, a...
23:14, 06/04/2019

Proposed Changes In RTI Act Are Regressive: Social Activist Aruna Roy The bill proposing changes in the RTI Act is regressive and aimed at undermining the independence of information commissions, social activist Aruna Ro...
20:56, 07/22/2019

How we can learn to stop worrying and love language – books podcast On this week’s podcast, we’re exploring the ways language and punctuation are evolving. Guardian journalist David Shariatmadari comes in to talk about...
21:42, 08/07/2019

Thriller roundup: 20 summer books sure to send chills down your spine “Thirteen” (Flatiron) by Steve Cavanagh, out Aug. 13 “I did a lot of research into serial killers, which was fun,” Cavanagh told Publishers Weekly of ...
20:56, 06/29/2019

Books about ‘kick-ass’ women might be a pain in one – but we need to hear these wondrous stories Just like men, women want the freedom to be utterly mediocre and then heralded for years to come. But until we have equality, we need as many books on...
21:42, 08/07/2019

| Cummins grabs place in record books - with 95-minute duck! West Indies tailender Miguel Cummins booked an unwanted place in cricket's record books when he spent 95 minutes at the crease without scoring before ...
21:28, 08/24/2019

How books are helping employees bond at this real estate company Sylvia Plath’s semi-autobiographical 1963 book “The Bell Jar” is most likely to be found in a sophomore English class, pored over by high-school stude...
01:42, 09/15/2019

South African writer Pumla Gqola on books and liberation Twenty-five years after the first post-apartheid elections took place in South Africa, Pumla Gqola, a prominent feminist author in the country, shares...
15:00, 05/01/2019

Helter Skelter and More Iconic True Crime Books to Read Before You Die We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items ...
01:28, 07/28/2019

This Sunday's Kindle Sale Is Full Of Cheap Nonfiction Books It’s Sunday, which means it’s time for another big Kindle eBook sale, Today, the focus is all on nonfiction titles, including a biography of Ulysses S...
15:42, 08/25/2019

Best books of the year so far: USA TODAY's best-reviewed titles of 2019 There's no shortage of good books to read, no matter your taste. Literary fiction, YA, rom-coms -- we've got it all in our roundup of the be...
08:56, 07/18/2019

J.D. Salinger, the Taylor Swift of literature, is finally coming to e-books For years, Taylor Swift was one of the music industry’s leading crusaders against the profit-sucking specter known as streaming, with Swift famously h...
21:15, 08/11/2019

Game Of Thrones: George RR Martin hints at ending for books Game Of Thrones creator George RR Martin has given hints about the ending of his books after seeing the hit series come to an end - and also said he s...
15:14, 05/21/2019

Books of The Times: In Wendell Berry’s Essays, a Little Earnestness Goes a Long Way In “What I Stand On,” a two-volume boxed set, the Kentucky-based farmer, conservationist, pacifist and moral critic offers his fiery dissent about nea...
19:00, 05/20/2019

14 great science and tech books to give as presents this Christmas From the true nature of time to the world's most extraordinary brains to why you should ditch social media, Culture picks the best books to give this ...
18:42, 04/28/2019

How the Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark Movie Compares to the Terrifying Books Warning: This post contains spoilers for Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark. If you grew up in the ’80s or ’90s, there’s a good chanc...
14:56, 08/09/2019

Todd Phillips now says Joker doesn't "follow anything from the comic books" About a year ago, before we knew too many specifics about director Todd Phillips Joker movie, we reported on a theory that the movie would adapt some ...
22:42, 07/08/2019

NYC public schools caught tossing books, unused supplies Upper West Side parents are being asked to pony up nearly $100 for classroom supplies like glue sticks, Crayons and washable markers — staples they co...
04:56, 08/18/2019

Access Millions of Free Books Added to the Public Domain Your summer reading list just got more accessible, thanks to a project funded by the New York Public Library. Most books published in America before 1...
20:56, 08/09/2019

Will the Game of Thrones Books End Differently Than the Show? George R.R. Martin Says... It's the end of an era for George R.R. Martin. The author whose books served as the launching pad to HBO's Game of Thrones took to his blog to discuss...
18:14, 05/21/2019

CBI Books Former Samajwadi Party Leader Ateeq Ahmad For Extortion The CBI has booked former lawmaker Ateeq Ahmad and others for allegedly planning the abduction of a Lucknow-based businessman to extort money from him...
19:00, 06/13/2019

For better or worse, George R.R. Martin says the end of Game Of Thrones isn't influencing his books Presumably because he’s a big fan of search engine optimization, George R.R. Martin spent a lot of time back in May talking about how his A Song Of Ic...
20:28, 08/18/2019

George R.R. Martin on if the Game Of Thrones books end differently than the show: "Well ... yes. And no. And yes." Now that the dust has cleared on HBO’s Game Of Thrones series finale, fans unhappy with the ending have very little to look forward to other than bigg...
21:00, 05/21/2019

Hitting the Books: We can engineer the Earth to fight climate change Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring ...
17:14, 08/24/2019

Game of Thrones Author George R.R. Martin Has a Lot to Say About His Books After the Big Finale Now that Game of Thrones’ series finale has come and gone, even more attention is being paid to author George R.R. Martin. He’s mostly been minding hi...
00:00, 05/22/2019

Battling Zverev books Geneva Open final with Jarry Alexander Zverev continued his preparations for the French Open by sealing a hard-fought 7-5 6-7(6) 6-3 victory on Friday over Argentine Federico Delb...
22:14, 05/24/2019

Ariel Winter Books Law & Order: SVU Season 21 Guest Role Ariel Winter has a new TV family, the Special Victims Unit. The Modern Family star will pop up in an early episode of the history-making Law & Order: ...
05:28, 07/31/2019

Amazon is selling two new books supposedly authored by ‘Satoshi Nakamoto’ Everyone in the world of cryptocurrency knows the name Satoshi Nakamoto, the pseudonymous creator of Bitcoin and author of its eponymous white paper. ...
17:15, 06/19/2019

US prisons are taking programming books off the shelves over ‘security concerns’ Last week, the Oregon Department of Corrections (DoC) has banned prisoners from reading dozens of books related to technology and programming, citing ...
16:42, 06/24/2019

Hitting the Books: Gravity's mystery may prove our multiverse exists Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring ...
20:14, 07/13/2019

‘Greta effect’ leads to boom in children’s environmental books The 16-year-old climate change activist has galvanised young people to read more about saving the planetSome seek to convey the wonder of endangered a...
11:42, 08/11/2019

Five best-selling books to gift dad this Father's Day based on his tastes Looking for just the right book to gift dad this Father's Day? We chose some standouts from our best-selling books list.     ...
02:00, 06/08/2019

ACLU: Georgia sheriff revises policy on ban of jail books SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union says a Georgia sheriff’s office has revised a policy that had prohibited inmates from re...
22:00, 06/07/2019

Staffsource: Ars staffers share their favorite books to get lost in this summer Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) Summer is the perfect time to catch up on all the things you've been meaning to do—like get your to-be-read (T...
20:28, 05/23/2019

Summer reading guide: 20 of the season's hottest new books This summer is looking to be a good one for book lovers. Here's a look at the 20 books we can’t wait to read (on the beach or otherwise). ...
20:42, 05/30/2019

Reading to the barber: Youths can earn money, books, mentor LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Get a haircut, read aloud to the barber, earn some cash and a book, make life-impacting connections and put a smile on a young o...
16:56, 06/22/2019

Nonfiction: How Was Polynesia Populated? Two New Books Explore the Pacific’s Mysteries Christina Thompson’s “Sea People” tells the story of the people of Polynesia and their “discovery,” while Peter Moore’s “Endeavour” looks at the ship ...
11:42, 05/14/2019

Djokovic books spot in final, targets 16th major No. 1 Novak Djokovic won a 45-shot rally to take control of a tight match in the third set en route to dispatching Roberto Bautista Agut and reaching ...
18:28, 07/12/2019

David Allen's Favorite Productivity Books for Fans of 'Getting Things Done' David Allen, author of the productivity bible Getting Things Done, shares his five favorite books on productivity in a new interview on the site Five ...
18:28, 08/23/2019

Chinese Auditors Are on the Hook After Clients Are Caught Cooking the Books An accounting scandal has disrupted dozens of initial public offerings and other fundraising plans in China, intensifying investor concerns about the ...
13:56, 08/02/2019

Sunday's Best Deals: Kingdom Hearts, Mother's Day Books, iPads, and More Kindle downloads for Mother’s Day, handy 1' extension cords, and a TriggerPoint foam roller lead off Sunday’s best deals from around the web....
16:42, 05/12/2019

Fall reading guide: This autumn's must-read books Elton John, Prince and Demi Moore bare all in autobiographies; while Ann Patchett, Steph Cha and Jami Attenberg stun with powerful literary fiction. ...
13:28, 09/06/2019

Move over Blinkist, 12min unlocks hundreds of micro books for just $39 12min has distilled hundreds of nonfiction bestsellers down to their essence -- and you can start benefiting from their concentrated wisdom with a lif...
14:14, 09/09/2019

Bucharest Open Books Night aims to get Romanians reading Romanians are among the least avid readers in the European Union, but an Open Books Night to promote reading now in its seventh year has proved a big ...
19:28, 04/28/2019

Oprah's Book Club: The complete list of books since 1996 In anticipation of Oprah Winfrey's book club on Apple TV, we have gathered all of her official past book club selections in one handy place.  &#...
00:42, 09/18/2019

E.P.A. Plans to Get Thousands of Pollution Deaths Off the Books by Changing Its Math The E.P.A. plans to change the way air pollution health risks are calculated in a way that would sharply lower estimated deaths from new, looser rules...
22:42, 05/23/2019

Saturday's Best Deals: Clif Bars, HyperX RAM, Kindle Books, and More A Greenworks tool sale, smart home sale, Dragon Ball FighterZ, Libratone Speakers, and a juicer lead off Saturday’s best deals from around the web....
16:30, 07/06/2019

2,500 Stolen Books Found In Azam Khan's UP University, His Son Detained Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan's lawmaker's son was detained on Wednesday for allegedly obstructing officials during a raid at Mohammad Ali Jauhar U...
15:56, 07/31/2019

5 Per Cent Customs Duty On Imported Books Says Nirmala Sitharaman India's GDP or gross domestic product growth slipped to 5.8 per cent in the March quarter - the slowest pace in 20 quarters. A primary focus in the Bu...
11:14, 07/05/2019

From Ted Hughes to HG Wells: Jeanette Winterson picks the best books about the moon Fifty years since Apollo 11 landed, the novelist shares her favourite books and poems about Earth’s mysterious satelliteThere she is, 239,000 miles fr...
09:14, 07/20/2019

The life of Alexander von Humboldt, plus foraging for food – books podcast On this week’s show, we’re talking about two books that encourage us to look anew at nature. Claire sits down in Cartegena with Andrea Wulf, who won t...
18:14, 05/21/2019

Arizona border activist going on trial for helping migrants PHOENIX (AP) — A border activist charged with helping a pair of migrants with water, food and lodging is set to go on trial in U.S. court in Arizona. ...
20:00, 05/28/2019

David Koch, billionaire, GOP activist and philanthropist dies at 79 WASHINGTON (AP) — Billionaire industrialist David H. Koch, who with his older brother Charles was both celebrated and demonized for transforming Ameri...
11:14, 08/24/2019

The activist in that iconic photo says she climbed on a car to declare, 'Sudan is for all' When she climbed atop a car this week during a mass sit-in in Sudan, a 22-year-old activist aimed to rouse a crowd already intent on forcing the natio...
18:28, 04/28/2019

Dolphins' Flores taunts activist/WR Stills with Jay-Z playlist Brian Flores decided to pump up the volume on wide receiver Kenny Stills' disdain for Jay-Z with a practice playlist the Miami Dolphins' head coach sa...
07:14, 08/24/2019

This activist Thai band is living in exile: ‘We are really in danger’ BANGKOK — They are members of a folk music group living communally in the Southeast Asian nation of Laos, but they are in fear for their lives. The mu...
20:56, 05/29/2019

Frances Crowe, Peace Activist and War Resister, Dies at 100 The bombing of Hiroshima led her to devote her life to antinuclear protests. She was arrested often, but when asked how often, she said, “Not enough.”...
22:14, 08/28/2019

U.S. activist faces up to 20 years in prison for harboring migrants An Arizona activist charged with harboring two undocumented migrants faces trial on Wednesday in a case likely to set a precedent over what aid U.S. c...
18:00, 05/29/2019

Japan's day care crisis is breeding a new kind of activist When Japanese politician Yuka Ogata decided to bring her 7-month-old child into Kumamoto's city assembly, she was hoping to set a precedent for workin...
05:00, 07/08/2019

Deliberations to resume in trial of Arizona border activist TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Jurors are expected to resume deliberations in the trial of a border activist in Arizona accused of harboring immigrants who came...
17:00, 06/10/2019

Thai court affirms defamation judgment against UK activist An appeals court in Thailand has upheld a 10 million baht ($313,000) judgment against a British activist who was sued by a fruit canning company whose...
16:28, 05/22/2019

Send us your questions for climate activist Greta Thunberg Got a question for the Swedish 16-year-old who started a youth climate revolution? Here’s your chance to ask her...On 20 August 2018, Greta Thunberg, ...
16:28, 05/24/2019

Activist Investors Circling Groupon as Shares Slump Groupon investors and a few outsiders—including several activist groups—are targeting shareholders who are dissatisfied with Groupon’s strategy of boo...
11:28, 08/30/2019

Venezuelan activist's wife, daughter arrive in Spain The Spanish government says the wife and daughter of a prominent Venezuelan opposition activist have arrived in Madrid after leaving the Spanish ambas...
18:14, 06/04/2019

Jury deliberations to continue in trial of border activist TUCSON – After about eleven and a half hours of deliberation, a jury in federal court said they were unable to reach a verdict in the trial of b...
04:28, 06/11/2019

Closing arguments to be held in border activist’s trial TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Attorneys are scheduled to deliver closing statements on Friday in the criminal trial against a humanitarian aid volunteer who sa...
08:42, 06/07/2019

Activist Gatemore snaps up Moss Bros stake An activist fund manager which pressed for a break-up of French Connection has turned its attention to another fashion chain by snapping up a 10% stak...
18:14, 06/09/2019

The Latest: Border activist who helped migrants now on trial TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on the federal trial against a border activist charged with harboring migrants in Arizona (all times local): 6:10 p.m....
03:28, 05/30/2019

Greta Thunberg: The teenage eco-activist who took the world by storm She has addressed world leaders and top economists, had an audience with the pope and been named Sweden's woman of the year. Now the teenage activist ...
09:28, 08/15/2019

Jury deadlocks on charges against Arizona border activist TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A federal jury couldn’t reach a verdict against a border activist charged with conspiracy to transport and harbor migrants ...
22:56, 06/11/2019

Hung jury in Arizona migrant activist trial An Arizona jury was unable to reach a verdict in the trial of a U.S. human rights activist accused of harboring two undocumented migrants and conspiri...
23:28, 06/11/2019

U.S. activist tried to 'shield' migrants from Border Patrol: prosecutor An Arizona activist charged with harboring two undocumented migrants was part of a conspiracy to transport and "shield" the men from law enforcement, ...
06:42, 05/30/2019

Barclays Activist Concedes Defeat in Bid for Board Seat Barclays saw off an effort by Edward Bramson to win a seat on its board, with the activist investor conceding defeat before the formal vote Thursday....
13:28, 05/02/2019

St Petersburg murder victim was 'well-known LGBT rights activist' Yelena Grigoryeva received threats before she was stabbed to death, say campaignersRussian campaigners have said that a woman found murdered with mult...
00:56, 07/23/2019

UAE denies U.N. claim that detained activist Mansoor being tortured The United Arab Emirates (UAE) dismissed claims by U.N. human rights experts that prominent pro-democracy campaigner Ahmed Mansoor may be suffering tr...
23:28, 05/08/2019

Prominent Russian Activist Hospitalized After More Than 1,000 Arrested in Protest Prominent Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was transferred to a hospital from jail, where he was being held for calling for unauthorized prote...
07:56, 07/29/2019

UN agency demands justice for killed Pakistani activist ISLAMABAD (AP) — A top U.N. agency is demanding justice for Pakistani social media activist and blogger Mohammad Bilal Khan, killed in a knife attack ...
12:56, 06/27/2019

Factbox: Activist investor Elliott's top European holdings U.S. activist hedge fund Elliott Management announced on Thursday it had taken a 2.1% stake in German agrichemicals and pharma company Bayer Here...
21:00, 06/27/2019

"Not Done": Top Court Pulls Up Bengal For Delay In BJP Activist's Release The Supreme Court today questioned the West Bengal government why BJP activist Priyanka Sharma, who last shared a morphed photo of Chief Minister Mama...
13:14, 05/15/2019

Thousands of Colombians march to protest activist killings Thousands marched in cities around Colombia on Friday in protest of the murder of hundreds of human rights activists, a spat of deadly violence which ...
06:28, 07/27/2019

UPDATE 1-SAP CEO welcomes 'fantastic' activist shareholder Elliott SAP CEO Bill McDermott on Tuesday welcomed a $1.3 billion investment by activist investor Elliott, saying the U.S. hedge fund group was aligned with h...
19:00, 05/07/2019

Activist investor AOC gets Sunrise Communications stake - source German activist investor AOC has built a stake of less than 3% in Swiss telecoms group Sunrise Communications, a source familiar with the situation to...
17:14, 09/10/2019

Russia arrests suspect in killing of LGBT+ activist Russian police claim "personal" reasons rather than hate was behind the murder of LGBT+ activist Yelena Grigoryeva in Saint Petersburg last weekend. T...
00:56, 07/26/2019

Generic version of HIV prevention drug on way after activist campaign Gilead Sciences, makers of HIV prevention drug Truvada, have announced that a generic version will be available as early as September 2020. Truvada, a...
23:14, 05/09/2019

Uber Must Act Against Those Who Harassed Disability Rights Activist: Centre The Centre has asked app-based cab aggregator Uber India to act against two of its drivers, who had allegedly harassed disability rights activist Arma...
14:56, 07/04/2019

UK Minister Suspended For Assaulting Activist Who Gatecrashed Event A minister in charge of India in the UK's Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) was suspended on Friday after footage showed him "grabbing" and forcib...
16:14, 06/21/2019

Russian Activist Navalny Wasn't Poisoned, Officials Say Russian medical officials said opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who was being treated for a mysterious illness, wasn’t poisoned, an assertion challen...
01:56, 08/01/2019

RPT-Activist investor Bramson may get bloody nose at Barclays AGM Activist investor Edward Bramson is likely to fail in his attempt to get a board seat at Barclays' annual meeting next week, even though shareholders ...
18:28, 04/28/2019

Naked activist rides through town on a HORSE – but nobody cares A NAKED activist channeled Lady Godiva as she rode through Melbourne on a horse to raise awareness for climate change, but not many people seemed to c...
12:28, 05/13/2019

Brexit party activist says he obtained Kim Darroch cables Steven Edginton says his name was left out of original story to avoid ‘possible controversy’New questions have emerged over leaks of confidential UK d...
19:14, 07/21/2019

'I have to go off': activist Sylvia Rivera on choosing to riot at Stonewall In a 1989 interview, the New York City LGBTQ activist and icon describes the tumult of the uprising in Greenwich VillageThe New York City LGBTQ activi...
13:14, 06/23/2019

Actress, singer and animal activist Doris Day dead at 97 Doris Day, versatile singer, actress, TV star, animal activist and radiant icon of sunny, funny femininity has died early Monday at age 97.  ...
15:56, 05/13/2019

Thai government pressed over missing Lao activist Od Sayavong Human Rights Watch calls for information on fate of 34-year-old amid a spate of disappearances of activistsRights groups in Thailand have urged the go...
14:14, 09/07/2019

US Moon Mission Successful As They Launched On Ekadashi: Ex-RSS Activist Space scientists in the US succeeded in their 39th attempt to send their craft to the moon because they had launched it on "Ekadashi", former Rashtriy...
21:14, 09/09/2019

Vegan activist who ‘rescued’ 16 rabbits killed nearly 100 in the process A vegan activist in Spain who claimed to have been attacked by an angry mob last week — after she “rescued” 16 rabbits from their farm — w...
14:42, 09/09/2019

Greenpeace activist: 'Mark Field needs anger management' Janet Barker recounts assault by suspended MP and says it will not stop her activismBruised and still shaken, Janet Barker is incredulous at the viole...
19:14, 06/21/2019

Billionaire activist Paul Singer reveals $3.2B stake in AT&T The hedge fund billionaire known for seizing an Argentine navy vessel as partial payment for a debt is taking aim at AT&T — the telecom behemoth that ...
01:28, 09/11/2019

Steve Sawyer, Greenpeace Activist and Leader, Dies at 63 He was there when the ship the Rainbow Warrior was bombed in an antinuclear protest and helped evacuate an atoll contaminated by radioactive fallout....
02:00, 08/08/2019

Hong Kong demonstrators rally after activist arrests This is the 13th consecutive weekend of protests in Hong Kong. It all started in June over a controversial extradition bill, but evolved into a broade...
13:42, 08/31/2019

UK police charge climate activist over Heathrow protest British police said on Monday they had charged a climate-change activist who last week attempted to disrupt Europe's biggest airport, London Heathrow....
09:42, 09/17/2019

Saudi diplomat rejects activist’s allegation he’s a target DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A top Saudi diplomat says the kingdom has no information about an Arab activist living in Norway who says the CIA t...
15:56, 05/19/2019

Saudi diplomat rejects activist's allegation he's a target A top Saudi diplomat says the kingdom has no information about an Arab activist living in Norway who says the CIA tipped Norwegian security about a th...
15:56, 05/19/2019

Gunmen attack prominent Colombian environmental activist BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — One of Colombia’s most-prominent grassroots activists and winner of a prestigious international environmental prize has ...
07:28, 05/05/2019

Climate activist Greta Thunberg in Berlin: 'We will never stop' The Swedish teen activist has praised Germany's young protesters for sacrificing their education for the climate. Thunberg's movement calls on student...
15:28, 07/19/2019

Activist fights for women to be able to enter soccer stadiums Iranian football activist Maryam Shojaei urges FIFA to end the ban on female football fans being allowed to watch games in Iran, following the death o...
21:14, 09/13/2019

| At UN, Hong Kong activist calls for more pressure on China Hong Kong activist Denise Ho urged the international community to increase pressure on China, in a speech to the UN rights council interrupted twice b...
15:56, 07/09/2019

Gay rights, antiwar activist Justin Raimondo dies at 67 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Justin Raimondo, a longtime gay rights advocate and antiwar activist, has died. He was 67. Friend Eric Garris said Sunday that Ra...
23:56, 06/30/2019

FIFA must act after death of Iran's 'Blue Girl,' says activist An Iranian activist is lashing out at FIFA following the death of a female fan who set herself on fire after she was denied access to a soccer stadium...
17:00, 09/12/2019

Border activist Scott Warren to be retried on 2 charges TUCSON – Prosecutors announced Tuesday morning the border activists charged on harboring counts will have a retrial. During Scott Warren’s trial in Ju...
19:56, 07/02/2019

Ex-BJP Lawmaker Dinu Solanki, 6 Others Guilty Of Killing RTI Activist Former BJP lawmaker Dinu Solanki and six others were Saturday convicted by a special CBI court in Ahmedabad for killing RTI activist Amit Jethwa in 20...
17:43, 07/06/2019

ISS backs activist investor Kimmeridge's two nominees to PDC board Activist investor Kimmeridge Energy Management Co said on Friday shareholder advisory group ISS recommended two of its board nominees for PDC Energy I...
00:00, 05/18/2019

Pakistani Blogger And Activist, Known For Criticism Of Army, Killed A 22-year-old Pakistani blogger and journalist known for criticising the country's military and the spy agency ISI was killed by a man in Islamabad, t...
12:28, 06/17/2019

AT&T Chief Laid Plans for His Exit. That Set Off an Activist Challenge. Plans by CEO Randall Stephenson to leave the helm to a longtime ally triggered the threat of a proxy fight by an aggressive Wall Street activist inves...
05:42, 09/14/2019

Activist investor drives to put Callaway Golf up for sale As golfers stormed Pebble Beach, Calif., for the US Open Thursday, the world’s largest golf club manufacturer found itself under attack by an activist...
08:14, 06/14/2019

Rights group concerned over missing Lao activist in Thailand A Paris-based human rights group is calling for Thai authorities to investigate the disappearance in Bangkok of a Laotian pro-democracy activist who w...
16:00, 09/06/2019

Audible forced to defend the legal difference between audiobook transcripts and, uh, "books" Today, in the exciting world of niche legal battles over publishing giant turf wars: Amazon-owned Audible is being sued by a number of major publisher...
04:56, 08/26/2019

Would American Psycho be published today? How shocking books have changed with their readers Do disturbing novels reflect an extreme reality or are they just titillation? Hanya Yanagihara, Leïla Slimani and others on why they set out to shock ...
15:28, 05/02/2019

Wayson Choy, 80, Whose Books Are Windows on Chinese-Canadian Life, Dies In books like “The Jade Peony,” he was one of the first writers to explore an Asian immigrant experience, discovering his own hidden past along the wa...
01:56, 05/04/2019

Books of The Times: With Sensuality and Coolness, a Debut Novel Considers the (Partial) Truths We Tell About Ourselves The narrator of Aysegul Savas’s “Walking on the Ceiling” writes from present-day Istanbul, remembering time she spent adrift in Paris and London after...
19:56, 04/28/2019

Colson Whitehead, an exploration of female desire, and more books to read in July Every month, a deluge of new books comes flooding out from big publishers, indie houses, and self-publishing platforms. So every month, The A.V. Club ...
16:56, 07/02/2019

Cressida Cowell: ‘Books are better than films at teaching children creativity and intelligence' The new children’s laureate and How to Train Your Dragon author talks about how to get kids reading and why we need the space to make mistakesThere is...
22:28, 07/12/2019

Books on border wall, Tribe Called Quest on awards longlist A memoir by chef Iliana Regan and Hanif Abdurraqib’s best-selling chronicle of A Tribe Called Quest are among the works on the nonfiction longlist for...
21:42, 09/19/2019

The Haunting of Bly Manor Books Hill House Star Victoria Pedretti The Haunting of Hill House is over, now it's time for The Haunting of Bly Manor. Netflix announced the details of the next chapter in the new antholo...
20:56, 06/28/2019

Please enjoy T.S. Eliot rejecting books by George Orwell and James Joyce The rejection letter, as the late Mad magazine previously made clear, is an art form in and of itself. Having taken an author’s thoughts into consider...
21:00, 09/12/2019

Labelled 'Books', Customs Seizes Cambodian Cigarettes Worth Rs 78 Lakh The Customs has seized cigarettes worth over Rs 78 lakh which were being illegally imported from Cambodia through speed post and registered post using...
19:00, 09/12/2019

Jeffrey Epstein had victims read ‘Massage for Dummies’ books: lawsuit Jeffrey Epstein kept a stack of “Massage for Dummies” books to dole out to his alleged sex abuse victims, one of them claimed in a lawsuit...
22:14, 08/20/2019

GE books more power plant orders, beats Mitsubishi, Siemens - sources General Electric Co won the most orders in the sharply contracting market for new gas-fired power plants in the first quarter, according to people fam...
20:42, 05/14/2019

George R.R. Martin denies claim that final ‘Game of Thrones’ books are done Author George R.R. Martin is shooting down “absurd” claims by a “Game of Thrones” actor that he has finished writing the final...
22:00, 05/14/2019

5 books not to miss: 'Handmaid’s Tale' sequel 'The Testaments,' new Stephen King The long-awaited sequel to "The Handmaid's Tale" finally hits shelves, and Stephen King revisits some of his favorite themes in "The Institute." ...
21:00, 09/16/2019

Read Rare Classic Children's Books for Free Through the Library of Congress It’s the 100th anniversary of Children’s Book Week and the Library of Congress is celebrating by offering a free online collection of rare children’s ...
22:42, 05/01/2019

Oh No, George R.R. Martin Feels Less Pressure to Finish His Books Now That Game of Thrones Is Over With Game of Thrones now over, fans of the world George R.R. Martin created can turn their attention to the yet-to-be-published final two books in the...
12:14, 07/16/2019

Hitting the Books: Your personal data makes the digital world go round Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring ...
17:56, 05/18/2019

Gauff Books Date With US Open Champ Osaka, Nadal Gets Walkover Coco Gauff defeated Hungarian qualifier Timea Babos 6-2, 4-6, 6-4 to become the youngest player in the last 32 at a US Open since Anna Kournikova in 1...
22:14, 08/30/2019

Harry Potter books removed from Catholic school 'on exorcists' advice' Pastor at St Edward junior school in Nashville says JK Rowling’s use of ‘actual spells’ risks conjuring evil spiritsA private Catholic school in Nashv...
05:01, 09/03/2019

5 books not to miss: ‘Cold Storage,’ ‘Fentanyl, Inc.,’ Salman Rushdie’s ‘Quichotte’ Salman Rushdie puts a modern spin on Don Quixote with "Quichotte," and screenwriter David Koepp pens a thrilling disaster tale.    ...
21:00, 09/16/2019

Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark could scare kids as much as the books scared their parents A plump, severed toe floats to the surface of a meat stew, ready to be unwittingly gobbled. A decapitated head rolls down a chimney, then springs to m...
02:56, 08/09/2019

These Coffee Table Books Make For Easy and Information-Rich Decor A square on the Grown-up Bingo Card of our lives which I’ve yet to see many guys cover is “interior design.” Which is too bad, because the fun begins ...
01:56, 08/31/2019

Ashleigh Barty books French Open final place with win over Anisimova Australian sets up final against Markéta VondroušováRollercoaster of a match ends with three-set winAustralian Ashleigh Barty weathered the fierce cha...
15:00, 06/07/2019

Top 25 spiritual and inspirational nonfiction books from USA TODAY's best-seller list What spiritual and inspirational nonfiction titles have sold the most on USA TODAY's Best-Selling Books list? Is your favorite among them?  ...
21:28, 04/28/2019

Hitting the Books: Stop pranking your kids to impress Jimmy Kimmel Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring ...
18:14, 09/07/2019

Sunday's Best Deals: Bike Tools, Menswear, USB-C Chargers, Kindle Books, and More A big Kindle ebook sale, a bunch of menswear deals on Amazon, and travel-friendly bike repair tools lead off Sunday’s best deals from around the web....
16:42, 06/23/2019

5 books not to miss: ‘Red at the Bone,’ ‘A Single Thread,’ Josh Gondelman's 'Nice Try' National Book Award-winner Jacqueline Woodson stuns with 'Red at the Bone,' and comedy nice guy Josh Gondelman is out with a charming book of essays. ...
21:00, 09/16/2019

Arizona border activist to stand trial for helping migrants TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A federal trial is scheduled to begin in Tucson for a border activist charged with harboring migrants and conspiring to transport...
07:00, 05/29/2019

Arizona migrant activist trial results in hung jury An Arizona jury on Tuesday said it was unable to reach a verdict in the trial of U.S. human rights activist Scott Warren, who was accused of harboring...
00:56, 06/12/2019

Corporate activist Elliott outspending rivals: Lazard data Elliott Management Corp, Paul Singer's $35 billion hedge fund, has outspent all rivals in pushing for corporate changes like spin-offs, mergers, and m...
09:42, 07/10/2019

Russian LGBTQ activist murdered after name is listed on ‘gay-hunting’ website An LGBTQ rights activist was murdered in Russia on Sunday after her name was published on a website that offers prizes to users for “huntingR...
03:28, 07/24/2019

Judge orders jury to deliberate more in border activist case TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A federal judge in Tucson has ordered a jury to continue deliberations in the trial against an Arizona border activist charged wi...
09:42, 06/11/2019

Anti-vaccine activist charged for assault of California senator The man behind a petition drive to recall a California state senator and physician pushing for tougher vaccine requirements was charged on Wednesday w...
10:14, 08/22/2019

South Sudan sentences prominent activist to more prison time A South Sudan court on Tuesday sentenced a prominent activist and economist to two years in prison after being accused of inciting an uprising behind ...
14:56, 06/11/2019

Slain Russian gay-rights activist had received threats: campaigner A Russian activist for LGBT rights who was fatally stabbed in St Petersburg had regularly received death threats and reported them to police, who did ...
01:14, 07/24/2019

White Nationalist Gets Life For Killing Activist During 2017 US Protests An American neo-Nazi who killed an activist when he rammed his car into a group of counter-protesters during a white supremacist rally was jailed for ...
10:00, 06/29/2019

Activist Gautam Navlakha Was In Contact With Hizbul Mujahideen: Police Activist Gautam Navlakha and the Naxal groups he was associated with were in touch with Hizbul Mujahideen and Kashmiri separatist leaders, Pune Police...
00:14, 07/25/2019

Trial of Arizona activist charged with harboring migrants begins TUCSON – The trial of an Arizona activist charged with harboring undocumented migrants illegally began Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Tucso...
06:28, 05/30/2019

Nigeria security agents arrest activist for calling for revolution Nigerian security agents arrested Omoyele Sowore, an activist, news organization founder and former presidential candidate who was calling for revolut...
21:42, 08/04/2019

Migrant activist’s arrest in Arizona has Good Samaritans spooked AJO, Ariz. — Ever since federal agents arrested a local activist for helping two illegal immigrants in this parched desert town near the Mexican borde...
22:42, 06/30/2019

Tommy Robinson jailed: what is contempt of court and why was the far-right activist guilty of it? Tommy Robinson has been jailed for contempt of court over a video he broadcast on Facebook featuring defendants in a criminal trial - in breach of a r...
16:56, 07/11/2019

Former tenant charged in killing of Louisiana civil rights activist A former tenant of a Baton Rouge civil rights activist has been arrested and charged with her murder, police in the Louisiana capital said on Tuesday....
23:56, 07/16/2019

Arizona border activist trial ends in hung jury TUCSON – A final verdict could not be reached for a man accused of harboring and conspiring to transport undocumented immigrants Tuesday afternoon –re...
23:00, 06/11/2019

Jury deadlocks over activist who gave migrants food and shelter Scott Daniel Warren faced up to 20 years in prison in a case aid groups said would have wide implications on their work A US jury could not reach a ve...
08:42, 06/12/2019

Teen climate activist prepares to sail to US to avoid flying Greta Thunberg is making her trans-Atlantic trip on board a 60-ft yacht fitted with solar panels and underwater turbines that produce electricity onbo...
20:04, 08/13/2019

Kenyan author, LGBT activist Binyavanga Wainaina dead at 48 NAIROBI, Kenya — One of Africa’s best-known authors and gay rights activists, Binyavanga Wainaina, has died at age 48, a colleague and friend sa...
06:42, 05/23/2019

Prosecutors Are Still Trying to Convict Activist Who Gave Water to Migrants in the Desert Last month, the jury in the case of a migrant aid activist facing up to 20 years in prison for providing food, water, and shelter for immigrants makin...
17:28, 07/03/2019

Elizabeth Warren ‘should apologize’ at Native American forum: activist Liberal presidential contender Sen. Elizabeth Warren is set to take part in a candidate forum Monday in Iowa on issues affecting Native Americans, and...
10:56, 08/18/2019

Equestrian filmed whipping activist was crushed to death by her horse A UK equestrian who faced charges for whipping animal rights activists during a hunt died when she was crushed to death by a horse, a probe into her d...
17:28, 08/15/2019

Teen activist bringing climate change message to America STOCKHOLM — Greta Thunberg, the Swedish teenager whose social-media-savvy brand of eco-activism has inspired tens of thousands of students in Europe t...
19:56, 07/29/2019

Climate Activist Greta Thunberg, 16, To Sail The Atlantic For UN Summit Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg said Monday that she would cross the Atlantic on a racing sailboat to attend a UN climate summit in New York i...
21:00, 07/29/2019

Russian Activist Navalny Returns to Jail After Mystery Illness Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was discharged from a hospital, where he was being treated for a mysterious illness, and returned to jail to ...
01:28, 07/30/2019

UPDATE 1-Activist investor Cat Rock slashes stake in UK's Staffline Activist investor Cat Rock Capital cut its stake in Staffline Group Plc by more than half, less than a month after the British recruiter swung to a 20...
12:00, 07/22/2019

Lawyer: Kazakh activist freed after signing guilt admission A Kazakh activist who was on trial for inciting ethnic tensions has been freed after signing an admission of his guilt under pressure, an attorney sai...
23:00, 08/16/2019

Far-right activist Tommy Robinson jailed again in UK as his supporters clash with police British far-right activist Tommy Robinson has been sentenced again to prison Thursday after being found in contempt of court, sparking clashes between...
16:42, 07/11/2019

De Blasio tangles with student activist over school diversity efforts An irritated Mayor Bill de Blasio pointedly defended his school diversity efforts on WNYC Friday after a teen caller questioned his sense of urgency. ...
04:00, 06/08/2019

Occidental urges shareholders to reject activist Icahn's proposal Occidental Petroleum Corp on Tuesday called on its shareholders to reject https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/797468/000114036119012312/nc10003014...
01:14, 07/03/2019

Hong Kong activist vows to resist extradition bill TOKYO (AP) — A prominent Hong Kong student activist says many residents were angered by a decision by the territory’s leader to move ahead with ...
15:00, 06/10/2019

Thai anti-military activist attacked and left unconscious BANGKOK (AP) — A Thai activist who opposes the military’s role in politics has been assaulted and left unconscious in the second attack against ...
12:42, 06/28/2019

Pakistan's army denies 'state agencies' killed activist Pakistan's army has condemned the killing of an outspoken critic of the country's political and military leaders, saying state security forces were no...
20:42, 06/18/2019

EBay to Post Earnings Amid Pressure From Activist Investors EBay will announce its second-quarter earnings after markets close, as the online marketplace evaluates whether it could sell or spin off assets such ...
13:14, 07/17/2019

Afghan activist: Any peace deal must ensure women’s rights An Afghan women’s rights activist is urging the international community to ensure that the rights of women are not compromised to reach a political de...
23:28, 07/26/2019

World Cup soccer: Activist Megan Rapinoe says she is 'extremely American' United States Women's National Team forward Megan Rapinoe said she is "extremely American" when asked to respond to critics who say her words or actio...
21:56, 07/05/2019

UK far-right activist Tommy Robinson convicted in contempt-of-court case Judges on Friday found British far-right activist Tommy Robinson to be in contempt of court after he filmed defendants during a trial last year and po...
20:56, 07/05/2019

Teen climate activist to French critics: Listen to science Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg has told lawmakers at France’s lower house of parliament that they need to listen to scientists on the is...
18:14, 07/23/2019

Indian-American Activist Who Shouted At Jeff Bezos Arrested Indian-American activist Priya Sawhney, who interrupted Amazon Founder and CEO Jeff Bezos'' on-stage talk, has been arrested on trespassing and burgla...
12:56, 06/08/2019

Thai anti-military activist injured in street assault A Thai activist opposed to the military’s role in politics says he was assaulted by a group of unknown men, in the latest in a series of such attacks...
12:28, 06/03/2019

Gifted-and-talented purge will spark Asian exodus: activist A radical proposal by city officials to scrap gifted-and-talented programs as part of a larger overhaul of the school system will cause a flood of Asi...
09:14, 08/29/2019

Vegan activist denies killing 100 rabbits during ‘rescue’ mission A Spain-based vegan activist accused of causing the deaths of nearly 100 bunnies defended her disastrous rescue mission and told The Post Thursday tha...
22:56, 09/12/2019

Poland: Furor over 'rainbow madonna' LGBT activist arrest An activist appropriated an icon of the Virgin Mary's halo with the LGBT rainbow colors — and is now facing charges. Her protest against the Catholic ...
04:28, 05/11/2019

ACLU sues FBI, Border Patrol, ICE over 'secret' activist database The ACLU is suing the FBI and two other agencies on behalf of three activists who say they were harassed and detained at the border as part of a secre...
17:56, 07/24/2019

Fridays for Future climate activist denounces RWE at shareholders' meeting Luisa Neubauer told RWE shareholders their company's long affair with coal needed to end soon. A leader of the German Fridays for Future movement, she...
20:42, 05/03/2019

Hong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong arrested Pro-democracy campaigner Joshua Wong was "suddenly pushed into a car" and taken to a police station. It has emerged that Beijing rejected the Hong Kon...
10:14, 08/30/2019

China angered after German foreign minister meets HK activist China expressed anger on Tuesday after German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas met prominent Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong, saying that no foreign country...
11:14, 09/10/2019

Police detain Russian opposition activist after Moscow protest Russian opposition activist Lyubov Sobol, an ally of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, was detained by police on Monday after a weekend protest in Moscow...
00:42, 09/03/2019

Elgar Parishad Case: Another Activist Refuses To Depose Before Panel Sudhir Dhawale, an activist with alleged Maoist links, on Saturday became the second accused in the Pune Elgar Parishad case after Surendra Gadling to...
16:42, 09/07/2019

Swedish teen climate activist to sail into New York for U.N. summit Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg was expected to sail into New York Harbor on Wednesday in a zero-carbon emissions vessel, completing her 14-da...
15:28, 08/28/2019

Arab activist in Norway details his Saudi work before threat COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — An Arab activist living in Norway says he’s been given protection by two different Norwegian entities after the CIA i...
14:28, 05/13/2019

Activist, Georgia mayor clash over renaming street for Obama VALDOSTA, Ga. (AP) — A civil rights activist clashed with a Georgia mayor over a proposal to rename a street for former President Barack Obama. The Va...
19:42, 05/24/2019

Trump calls activist shareholder moves on AT&T 'great news' U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday weighed in on activist investor Elliott Management Corp's moves targeting AT&T Inc , calling the hedge fund's ac...
20:56, 09/09/2019

D.E. Shaw's top shareholder activist Koffey leaves hedge fund Hedge fund manager Quentin Koffey, who joined D.E. Shaw & Co two years ago from Elliott Management Corp to lead its shareholder activism strategy, has...
04:42, 05/24/2019

Tanzania opposition activist found beaten, dumped in village A Tanzanian opposition activist has been found beaten and unconscious at a village in the country's southern highlands five days after unidentified pe...
15:00, 05/09/2019

Kenyan Author and LGBT Activist Binyavanga Wainaina Has Died at 48 (NAIROBI, Kenya) — One of Africa’s best-known authors, Binyavanga Wainaina, has died at age 48, a colleague and friend said Wednesday. Tom...
12:00, 05/22/2019

A Houston Activist Invited ICE to a Community Meeting. Now, He Faces Deportation. Roland Gramajo, 40, is being held in federal custody pending deportation proceedings. His family believes he drew the authorities’ attention only beca...
20:28, 09/10/2019

CIA warns Arab activist of potential threat from Saudi Arabia Pro-democracy campaigner İyad el-Baghdadi has been vocal critic of Saudi crown princeThe CIA has warned Norway that a prominent Arab activist who is l...
15:00, 05/07/2019

AT&T hires Goldman Sachs to defend against activist hedge fund AT&T has hired Goldman Sachs to defend itself against activist investor Paul Singer, whose hedge fund is calling on the company to sell assets, includ...
20:56, 09/09/2019

AT&T should consider selling DirecTV, focus on 5G and core businesses, activist investor says An activist investor with a $3.2-billion stake in AT&T is urging the media company to make strategic changes to improve its business and stock price. ...
18:28, 09/09/2019

Vegan activist who ‘rescued’ 16 rabbits killed nearly 100 in the process: report A vegan activist in Spain who claimed to have been attacked by an angry mob last week — after she “rescued” 16 rabbits from their farm — w...
09:56, 09/09/2019

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg set to dock in New York FILE – In this Aug. 14, 2019 file photo, Climate change activist Greta Thunberg waves from the Malizia II boat in Plymouth, England. Thunberg ha...
16:42, 08/28/2019

Motion denied to dismiss indictment of Arizona border activist TUCSON – The motion to dismiss the indictment of an activist arrested for allegedly harboring migrants who crossed the southern border was denie...
00:42, 05/29/2019

Kenyan author, LGBT activist Binyavanga Wainaina dies at 48 NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A colleague and friend of Kenyan author Binyavanga Wainaina says he has died at age 48. Tom Maliti, the chairman of the Kwani Tr...
10:42, 05/22/2019

Schwarzenegger teams up with activist Greta Thunberg at climate summit A top climate summit organized by Arnold Schwarzenegger's environmental organization has opened in Vienna. Swedish youth activist Greta Thunberg spoke...
14:00, 05/28/2019

Vegan activist ‘covered in blood’ after being attacked by angry farmers Being a vegan activist is apparently tough and dangerous work. Video posted on Instagram shows a woman — who goes by the name “Mythical Mi...
05:56, 09/06/2019

Climate activist Greta Thunberg to Trump: 'Listen to the science' Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg said her message to President Trump would be to believe the climate is in danger because of human activities....
22:14, 08/30/2019

Climate activist Greta Thunberg completes Atlantic journey The activist has made the 14-day carbon-free journey on a yacht featuring solar panels and electricity-producing turbines. She has called for states t...
21:56, 08/28/2019

How Cognizant's digital evolution was derailed by an activist investment firm By constricting Cognizant's growth-first strategy during a time of re-invention and acquisitions, critics say that activist firm Elliot Management und...
08:56, 05/28/2019

Activist Jana to push again for changes at Outback owner Bloomin' Brands Activist hedge fund Jana Partners on Friday disclosed a large new stake in Outback Steakhouse owner Bloomin' Brands Inc , returning for the second tim...
22:14, 08/30/2019

Hong Kong Activist Granted Asylum by Germany: 'I Had No Choice' Germany has granted asylum to two Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters, a sign of waning international confidence in the city’s political freedoms and j...
12:00, 05/22/2019

| Zimbabwe doctors march to support 'abducted' union activist Hundreds of Zimbabwean doctors and nurses have marched in Harare to protest the suspected kidnapping of a doctors' union leader by security forces for...
23:56, 09/16/2019

Get a massive saving on photo books and canvas prints in this Snapfish mega sale Whether it's for an upcoming birthday, a way to add some nostalgia to your home or to remind someone of a special day or vacation, investing in a...
21:28, 08/13/2019

Trump suggests investigation into Barack and Michelle Obama's books, Netflix deals President Trump targeted both of Barack Obama's post-presidency deals in a series of tweets on Monday, calling for an investigation into the former pr...
10:42, 09/17/2019

Bellbirds, books and baroque architecture: visiting New Zealand’s oldest city Dunedin The South Island destination has gothic buildings and golden beaches, with plenty of wildlife, delicious food and live music It’s midwinter in the Sou...
00:42, 07/06/2019

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Which Books Would Make For Good Vi Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Which Books Would Make For Good Video Game Adaptations • Sixty Days Of Writing Chall...
18:42, 05/21/2019

Books of The Times: An Extraordinary New Book Dismantles the Myths That Surround Domestic Violence In “No Visible Bruises,” Rachel Louise Snyder reports on “a global health problem of epidemic proportions,” and writes about actionable changes that c...
00:28, 05/08/2019

The Mailbag Of Thrones on the series finale, what Bran knew, Jon's fate, and what it all means for the books We learned a lot from Game Of Thrones’ series finale, “The Iron Throne,” like how there is literally no failure too big to get Tyrion fired, dragons h...
17:28, 05/22/2019

'Harry Potter' books removed from Nashville Catholic school due to 'curses and spells' The students at St. Edward Catholic School in Nashville can no longer checkout the popular "Harry Potter" book series from their school's library. &#...
21:00, 09/16/2019

How Pulitzer Prize-Winning Novelist Colson Whitehead Finds Inspiration for His Books Pulitzer Prize-winning author Colson Whitehead‘s latest novel The Nickel Boys, about an abusive Jim Crow-era reform school, joins a backlist of ...
16:00, 06/27/2019

Jessi Combs: her passion for speed rewrote the record books | Gabriel Baumgaertner Friends and colleagues have paid glowing tribute to Jessi Combs, who was killed in a crash on Tuesday while attempting to break women’s land-speed rec...
17:56, 08/30/2019

Under the radar, underrated, or simply missed: 7 books from 2019’s first half that deserve more attention As we approach the longest day of the year later this week, one could certainly take advantage of the extra daylight and warm weather and spend some t...
16:28, 06/18/2019

‘Police officers demanded to see my books’: Elif Shafak on Turkey's war on free-speech The author once put on trial for ‘insulting Turkishness’ explains why writers, academics and especially women, face escalating hostility in Erdoğan’s ...
11:14, 07/15/2019

‘I Put 1,400 Pages in the Trash.’ The Tiger’s Wife Author Téa Obreht on Killing Two Books to Create Her New Novel For someone convinced that nothing lies beyond the grave, Téa Obreht brings a lot of stuff back from the dead. The living and the unliving ming...
00:14, 08/14/2019

Lando Norris, F1's brightest young star, sees himself going down in the history books Lando Norris is not expecting to take first place in this weekend's British Grand Prix, but he certainly has his sights set on winning the race in the...
14:42, 07/12/2019

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young reviews – two books, four highly developed egos Two years of sublime music and 48 years of rancour in a folk rock saga recounted in biographies by Peter Doggett and David BrowneOn the day in early 1...
10:00, 07/25/2019

Hitting the Books: 'Dirty bomb' fears spawned America's nuclear spy force Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring ...
20:56, 09/14/2019

Books of The Times: Howard Stern Can Talk. This Book Shows He’s Also a Good Listener. In “Howard Stern Comes Again,” the radio host collects excerpts from his favorite interviews over the past two decades, with guests including Gwyneth ...
17:14, 05/12/2019

Polish priest apologizes for burning of ‘Harry Potter’ books The priest has apologized, saying the ritual was not intended to condemn specific authors, religions or social groups.      ...
21:28, 04/28/2019

Anthony Van Dyck wins the Derby to earn O’Brien place in record books • Trainer wins Epsom Classic for the seventh time• Madhmoon second, Japan third, Broome fourthAnthony Van Dyck has won the Derby, delivering a seventh...
19:00, 06/01/2019

Barr books holiday party at Trump hotel, stoking ethics concerns Attorney General Bill Barr has personally booked a 200-person holiday party, complete with a four-hour open bar and buffet, at the Trump International...
07:00, 08/28/2019

How Long Do You Think Shitting Takes? This Girl Just Brought 3 Books And A Tablet With Her Into The Bathroom To Poop There are many things in life that at first seem strange and puzzling yet ultimately have a logical explanation, but here’s an utterly perplexing stor...
21:14, 07/24/2019

Ninja cuts deal to launch multiple gamer advice and culture books Ninja's agent Loaded has cut a deal to publish multiple books and merchandise with Clarkson Potter and Ten Speed Press, two imprints of Random House.R...
22:14, 06/19/2019

HomeStreet defeats activist Roaring Blue Lion in proxy contest HomeStreet Inc defeated Roaring Blue Lion Capital Management's campaign to unseat one director and install its own candidate, ending a two-year stando...
08:56, 06/21/2019

Delta buys stake in Korean Air parent, may help avert activist threat Delta Air Lines bought a 4.3% stake in Korean Air Lines Co's parent company and said it wants to raise it to 10%, giving a boost to the management of ...
07:28, 06/21/2019

"Tortured In Jail," Alleges BJP Activist Who Shared Mamata Banerjee Meme BJP activist Priyanka Sharma, who walked free this morning after spending five days in jail for posting a meme on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Ba...
13:14, 05/15/2019

| Charred bones of rights activist found in Thai lake after five years The burnt bones of a community activist who disappeared in Thailand more than five years ago were found under water in a national park, investigators ...
17:14, 09/04/2019

Pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong released from Hong Kong prison Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong has been released from prison and has vowed to join ongoing protests demanding that the head of the islan...
13:56, 06/17/2019

Bone found in abandoned oil drum belongs to missing Thai activist A skull fragment found in a scorched oil drum dumped in a reservoir in Thailand belongs to a prominent ethnic minority rights activist who went missin...
12:28, 09/03/2019

Serpentine Galleries Chief Quits, With Harsh Words for Activist Artists Yana Peel resigned after a newspaper revealed she had connections to a cybersecurity firm whose spyware has been used by governments to track journali...
14:42, 06/18/2019

Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong released from prison A prominent pro-democracy activist has been released from prison. Joshua Wong's release comes a day after a record-breaking protest in the former Brit...
06:14, 06/17/2019

Thousands rally at election protest in Moscow, leading activist arrested Tens of thousands of Muscovites staged Russia's biggest political protest for years on Saturday, rallying to demand free city-wide elections in spite ...
16:00, 08/10/2019

"Hunt Gay People", Said Horror Film-Themed Website. Then An Activist Died The frightening Russian website promoted it as a "game" - identify gay people, upload their photos and information to a database and then proceed to h...
15:00, 07/24/2019

Swedish Teen Climate Activist Takes School Strike To Gates Of UN Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg took her weekly campaign for greater action on climate change to the gates of the United Nations on Friday, ur...
02:14, 08/31/2019

Activist Greta Thunberg gets preview of UNHQ ahead of climate summit Two days after disembarking from her carbon-free yacht in New York, teen climate activist Greta Thunberg paid a visit to UN Headquarters on Friday, af...
03:00, 08/31/2019

Jury Can't Convict Activist on Trial for Leaving Migrants Water in the Desert A jury in the case of an Arizona immigration activist on trial for helping undocumented migrants survive in the desert was deadlocked and unable to re...
21:42, 06/12/2019

Abortion activist accuses Biden of assault in viral encounter: 'I thought he was going to hit me' A left-wing activist has accused Joe Biden of attempting to physically assault her after an event in Iowa on Tuesday, alleging that the former vice pr...
23:56, 06/12/2019

Family of slain Honduran activist appeal to US court for help in her murder trial The children of Berta Cáceres want to subpoena bank records to a luxury house purchased by the alleged mastermind of the murderThe children of murdere...
10:28, 08/31/2019

Activist groups urge insurers to drop coverage of oil sands pipeline A coalition of 32 environmental and indigenous groups on Thursday urged insurers to stop underwriting the Trans Mountain pipeline to pressure Canada t...
20:56, 08/08/2019

Jury couldn't decide if Arizona activist broke law helping migrants An Arizona jury on Tuesday said it was unable to reach a verdict in the trial of a U.S. human rights activist who was accused of hiding undocumented m...
09:14, 06/12/2019

Activist Jailed In Bhima Koregaon Case Gets Bail For Father's Death he Bombay High Court on Thursday allowed activist Sudha Bharadwaj, arrested for alleged Maoist links, to visit her family in Bengaluru to attend post-...
20:28, 08/08/2019

Milwaukee Community Offers $25,000 Reward After Young Activist Is Killed in Drive-By Last Saturday, Quanita “Tay” Jackson was organizing a youth basketball tournament in Moody Park, Milwaukee. The purpose of the event was to promote pe...
07:00, 08/31/2019

UPDATE 2-Oil producer QEP ends sale process, settles with activist Elliott QEP Resources will remain an independent oil and gas producer after ending a half-year process to sell itself without a deal, the company said on Wedn...
20:00, 08/07/2019

Maxime Bernier calls teen climate activist ‘mentally unstable’ After facing scorn on Twitter for saying Thunberg is "mentally unstable" on Sunday, Bernier did not back down in an eight-part tweetstorm the followin...
09:56, 09/03/2019

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong charged in crackdown on protests Hong Kong authorities on Friday charged pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong with organizing an illegal protest as they tighten a clampdown on unrest th...
13:28, 08/30/2019

Opposition activist dragged from taxi as Russian police detain 685 protesters Russian police forcibly detained nearly 700 people, including prominent activist Lyubov Sobol, attending a protest in Moscow to demand free elections....
19:00, 08/03/2019

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong seeks U.S. support for protests Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong said on Saturday he was seeking the support of U.S. lawmakers for the demands of his fellow protesters wh...
04:00, 09/15/2019

Barclays targeted by climate change protest ahead of activist showdown Protesters called on Barclays to end its financing of fossil fuel projects outside the lender's annual investor meeting in London on Thursday, where s...
13:00, 05/02/2019

Ady Barkan, activist dying of ALS, gives impassioned testimony at 'historic' Medicare for All hearing Lawyer speaks to House committee through computer that tracks eye movements: ‘My story is tragic but not unique’Ady Barkan has lost his ability to spe...
18:28, 05/01/2019

Mexican activist shot dead before vote on power project he opposed Environmental campaigners against electric plant and pipeline say Samir Flores Soberanes’s murder is a ‘political crime’A Mexican environmental activi...
15:56, 05/01/2019

Activist Hong Kong singer faces down China at UN rights body Hong Kong pop singer Denise Ho has taken a message of defiance against China to the U.N.’s top human rights body, pitting her star power against its e...
03:42, 07/09/2019

Stonewall Activist and Trans Matriarch Miss Major Recovering From Stroke Miss Major Griffin-Gracy, a rabble-rousing, bad-ass warrior woman who is ever liberal with the word “motherfucker,” and has been instrumental in deman...
20:56, 07/09/2019

A transgender activist made waves when she spoke at the DNC. Now she’s running for state Senate. If Sarah McBride wins the 2020 race to replace Delaware Sen. Harris McDowell, who is retiring at the end of his term, McBride will be the state’s firs...
00:00, 07/10/2019

Swedish climate activist Thunberg asks U.S. Congress for action, not praise Swedish teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg on Tuesday called for action, not praise, from U.S. lawmakers as she joined other youth leaders...
22:00, 09/17/2019