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James Patterson is Santa Claus to indie booksellers

The highest-paid author in the world is spreading some of his wealth to indie booksellers. James Patterson, the wildly prolific author of more than 150 books—including the Alex Cross thriller series and the 2018 Bill Clinton collaboration The President Is Missing—this week awarded 500 booksellers ...

Jennifer Lopez, 50, reminds us once more that she slayed 2019

Jennifer Lopez, notable 50-year-old, hosted Saturday Night Live on Dec. 7 and told anyone who didn’t already know: 2019 was her year. For her opening monologue, the Hustlers star wore a tuxedo, like a woman who has never feared being mistaken for one of the caterers, and accessorized with Vero...

A Filipino surfer abandoned a medal race to rescue his competitor

Filipino surfer Roger Casugay earned the Philippines its first-ever gold medal in surfing at the Southeast Asian Games today (Dec. 8). But even before winning the men’s longboard competition, the 25-year-old athlete was already heralded as the event’s hero for an unselfish act during a semi-fi...

The decade’s fastest-rising imports in the 12 biggest countries

A decade ago, China did not import much frozen cow meat. The nation brought in about $30 million worth of frozen bovine products (mostly beef) at the end of the 2000s. About half of it came from Australia, and most of the rest came from Uruguay and New Zealand.How things have changed. Toda...

A banana fetched $120,000 at Art Basel Miami, and then someone ate it

High banana drama at Art Basel Miami: At around 1:45pm yesterday, Georgian-born artist David Datuna plucked Maurizio Cattelan’s art installation from the wall and ate it. The incident occurred two days after the Perrotin art gallery sold two editions of “Comedian,” comprised of a banana duct...

Women love bikes—so why don’t they cycle to work?

When I moved back to the US two years ago, buying a bike was at the top of my to-do list. I%E2d spent the previous six months living in the Netherlands, where pedaling alongside Dutch trams and taxis made me feel independent and strong enough to go anywhere.But the longer I remained in the US, the mor...

How London’s ‘Europolitan’ families feel about Brexit

London is one of the capitals of the EU, home to over 1.1 million non-British EU citizens, including a large number of families and children. This, according to my team’s ongoing analysis of data from across the EU, is by far the largest conglomerate of non-native EU citizens in the EU.They ...

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