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Book Review: ‘A Brief History of Intelligence’ may help humans shape the future of AI

Book Review: ‘A Brief History of Intelligence’ may help humans shape the future of AI

Ever wonder how Homo sapiens got so smart? How come we developed actual language when all the other animals didn’t? How about what first made a nematode turn its body in a different direction? Or… what’s a nematode? Answers to those questions and muc
Book Review: Sandra Newman puts a feminist spin on ‘1984’ with ‘Julia'

Book Review: Sandra Newman puts a feminist spin on ‘1984’ with ‘Julia'

Rejoice, comrades! Almost 75 years after George Orwell’s “1984” was published in 1949, readers can return to Airstrip One with its Newspeak and Ministries of Truth, Peace, Love and Plenty.
New Netflix thriller tackling theme of justice in Nigeria is a global hit and a boon for Nollywood

New Netflix thriller tackling theme of justice in Nigeria is a global hit and a boon for Nollywood

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — A Nigerian action thriller that tells a gripping story of corruption and police brutality in Africa’s most populous country has reached record viewership numbers on Netflix charts globally.
Brooks wins Brazil surfing event after bid for Canadian citizenship turned down

Brooks wins Brazil surfing event after bid for Canadian citizenship turned down

SAQUAREMA, Brazil — Teenage surfer Erin Brooks, whose bid for Canadian citizenship was denied this week, won the Corona Saquarema Pro on Saturday.

Britney Spears' book 'The Woman In Me' makes private details public, and public events personal

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Britney Spears' highly anticipated memoir “The Woman in Me” will be released Tuesday, revealing the pop superstar's personal take on events that have played out publicly in her decades as one of the most scrutinized figures in Amer
Will Smith joins Jada Pinkett Smith at book talk, calls their relationship brutal and beautiful

Will Smith joins Jada Pinkett Smith at book talk, calls their relationship brutal and beautiful

BALTIMORE (AP) — Will Smith joined Jada Pinkett Smith on stage as she promoted her new memoir in her Baltimore hometown Wednesday night, pledging lifelong support for her just a week after she revealed that the couple had been separated since 2016.
National Business Book Award finalists include top Bay Street names, ex-BoC governor

National Business Book Award finalists include top Bay Street names, ex-BoC governor

TORONTO — The former governor of the Bank of Canada and several top Bay Street names are among the three finalists for the National Business Book Award 2023.
Erik Larson's next book closely tracks the months leading up to the Civil War

Erik Larson's next book closely tracks the months leading up to the Civil War

NEW YORK (AP) — The next book by Erik Larson, widely known for the best-selling “The Devil in the White City,” is a work of Civil War history inspired in part by current events.
Serena Williams has a 2-book deal, starting with an 'intimate' and 'open-hearted' memoir

Serena Williams has a 2-book deal, starting with an 'intimate' and 'open-hearted' memoir

NEW YORK (AP) — Now that she's stepped back from the sport she dominated like few others, Serena Williams is ready to reflect.
Jada Pinkett Smith says revealing separation from Will Smith is a 'weight off my shoulders'

Jada Pinkett Smith says revealing separation from Will Smith is a 'weight off my shoulders'

NEW YORK (AP) — Jada Pinkett Smith is feeling free these days. She’s no longer hiding that she's been separated from megastar husband Will Smith for seven years.
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