The top 10 books on Apple’s iBooks-US
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Documentary filmmaker Ken Burns and actor John Krasinski are among seven people scheduled to receive honorary degrees at Brown University commencement ceremonies.
Tom Clancy’s widow expands challenge of rights ownership
BALTIMORE (AP) — Tom Clancy's widow says in a lawsuit that his estate is the exclusive owner not just of the novelist's famous character Jack Ryan, but the rights to the character John Clark and...
5 years for FBI impersonator who robbed immigrant businesses
SEATTLE (AP) — A man who once worked at the federal courthouse in Seattle has been sentenced to five years in prison for impersonating an FBI agent and robbing or burglarizing immigrant-owned businesses last year.
Steven W. Fisher worked in facilities management at the court, at the Seattle FBI field office and for Boeing. But after losing his job and going through a divorce, the 44-year-old says, he was feeling depressed and desperate.
John Krasinski tackles terror, career shift in ‘Jack Ryan’
LOS ANGELES (AP) — John Krasinski comes across in conversation as a disarming match to his screen image, the sort of easy-going, decent guy he played on TV's "The Office" and in the romantic comedy "Away We Go."
Justin Berry creates his own reality from surreal video game landscapes
The piece: “Tabacal”
The artist: Justin Berry
Where: Barbara Davis Gallery, through May 12
Why: Perhaps viewers who play video war games might recognize some of the elements Justin Berry recomposes from hundreds of screen shots into his own mystical landscapes. There also is a good chance they won’t, because avatars tend to focus on whatever is coming through their scopes, too wrapped up in blasting away enemies to pay much attention to the virtual scenery around them.
FBI, CIA and NSA found Russian collusion; Republicans on House panel did not
Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee have completed a draft report concluding there was no collusion or coordination between Donald Trump's presidential campaign and Russia, a finding that pleased the White House but enraged Democrats who had not yet seen the document.
Draft GOP report: No coordination between Trump and Russia
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee have completed a draft report concluding there was no collusion or coordination between Donald Trump's presidential campaign and Russia, a finding that pleased the White House but enraged Democrats who had not yet seen the document.
‘Assassin’s Creed: Origins’ breaks free of series’ grip
Being a sucker for a good origins story, you can imagine my delight to learn that the newest “Assassin’s Creed” game — a series I’m far too addicted to — would explore the rise of the Assassin Brotherhood in the vibrant, conflicted-ridden land of ancient Egypt.
‘Tom Clancy made Jack Ryan,’ author’s widow says in lawsuit
BALTIMORE (AP) — Tom Clancy's widow wants a court to rule that the author's estate is the exclusive owner of the rights to his famous character Jack Ryan.
News media outlets report that Alexandra Clancy's lawsuit says that the author's estate should be the sole beneficiary of any posthumous books featuring the character who was first introduced in "The Hunt for Red October."
The latest novel featuring Jack Ryan, Tom Clancy’s iconic hero and now president of the United States, delivers all the elements that fans expect from the franchise.
In Mark Greaney’s “Tom Clancy True Faith and Allegiance,” someone with inside knowledge and access to personal details of key military and government personnel has been selling that information to enemies of the United States.
Book Review: “Tom Clancy True Faith and Allegiance”
"Tom Clancy True Faith and Allegiance (A Jack Ryan Novel)" (G.P. Putnam's Sons) by Mark Greaney
The latest novel featuring Jack Ryan, Tom Clancy's iconic hero and now president of the United States, delivers all the elements that fans expect from the franchise.
In Mark Greaney's "Tom Clancy True Faith and Allegiance," someone with inside knowledge and access to personal details of key military and government personnel has been selling that information to enemies of the United States.
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