Hunting 'Prey' On The Streets Of St. Paul, Minn.

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Vaddey Ratner's novel is derived from her own experiences — she spent four years of her youth working in forced labor under the Khmer Rouge. Kristina Sherk/Simon & Schuster hide caption

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In The 'Shadow' Of Death, Stories Survive

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Edith Wharton moved to Paris in the early 1900s. Not long after, in 1913, after her affair with Morton Fullerton had ended, she divorced her husband of more than 20 years. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University hide caption

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'Age Of Desire': How Wharton Lost Her 'Innocence'

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Mo. College Debates Balance Of Academia, Budget

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Want A Winner? These Books Made The Critics' Cut

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Prelutsky's 'Carnival Of Animals' Poems Meet Music

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Google, Oracle Locked In High-Stakes Patent Battle

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The Gospel, buried with St. Cuthbert in 698, was recovered from his grave in 1104. Its beautiful red leather binding is original. Courtesy of the British Library hide caption

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The St. Cuthbert Gospel: Looking Pretty Good At 1,300

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As NBA Playoffs Near, Teams Grapple With Injuries

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Syrian Ceasefire Is Increasingly Under Threat

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Crisis Intensifies Between Sudan, South Sudan

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Egyptian Panel Bans 10 Presidential Candidates

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'The Lifeboat': Who Gets Saved In Titanic Times?

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Justice Department Sues In E-Book Price-Fixing Case

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Justice Department Sues For E-Book Price-Fixing

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