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Book Review: 'The Expedition To The Boabab Tree'

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Colombia Advances In World Cup, Two Decades After Infamous Murder

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Ja Rule: 'I Took It Upon Myself To Become A Man'

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Pitcher R.A. Dickey Tells Kids It's OK To Be Different

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Author Plumbs The Human Psyche Through 'Animal Madness'

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(Top left, clockwise) Macmen N' Cheese; chocolate ramen; udon and egg. (Bottom row) Ramen fritatta; cannellini beans and spinach; and southwest taco from the book Rah! Rah! Ramen. Sara Childs/ Courtesy of Interactive Direct hide caption

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Everything I Never Told You is Celeste Ng's debut novel about a Chinese-American family living in 1970s Ohio. She is currently working on a second novel and a collection of short stories. Kevin Day/The Penguin Press hide caption

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'Everything I Never Told You' Exposed In Biracial Family's Loss

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Joan Rivers' other books include I Hate Everyone ... Starting With Me and Men Are Stupid ... And They Like Big Boobs. Charles William Bush/Courtesy of Berkley Hardcover hide caption

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Life Is Tough, Says Joan Rivers, So 'You Better Laugh At Everything'

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Princip Pulled 'The Trigger,' But Never Meant To Start A War

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SCOTUS On Cellphones And The Privacy Of Poetry

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