Stephen King - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Stephen King Hillary Clinton to speak at book publishing convention NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton is coming to next month's publishing convention. The former presidential candidate, secretary of state and U.S. senator will speak June 1 at BookExpo, the publishing industry's annual national gathering, convention officials told The Associated Press on Wednesday. The hour-long event is being billed as "A... Wed, 10 May 2017 13:15:00 GMT 2017-05-10T13:15:00Z The top 10 audiobooks on best-sellers for week ending May 5: Fiction 1. Into the Water by Paula Hawkins, narrated by Laura Aikman, Rachel Bavidge, Sophie Aldred, Daniel Weyman and Imogen Church (Penguin Audio) 2. The Handmaid's Tale: Special Edition by Margaret Atwood, narrated by Claire Danes, author and full cast (Audible Stud... Tue, 09 May 2017 20:02:00 GMT 2017-05-09T20:02:00Z The top 10 audiobooks on best-sellers for week ending April 28: Fiction 1. The Handmaid's Tale: Special Edition by Margaret Atwood, narrated by Claire Danes, author and full cast (Audible Studios) 2. Golden Prey by John Sandford, narrated by Richard Ferrone (Penguin Audio) 3. For We Are Many: Bobiverse, Bo... Tue, 02 May 2017 20:05:00 GMT 2017-05-02T20:05:00Z 'So sad he's gone' _ fans react to death of Jonathan Demme Some reaction to the death of filmmaker Jonathan Demme. "Jonathan taught us how big a heart a person can have, and how it will guide how we live and what we do for a living. He was the grandest of men." — actor Tom Hanks in a statement. "Jonathan Demme was a great artist, humanitarian, activist & ... Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:27:00 GMT 2017-04-27T00:27:00Z Summer Movie Preview: Highlights from May through August LOS ANGELES (AP) — This summer at the movies there will be aliens, evil and friendly, pirates, scantily-clad lifeguards, ladies letting loose, some classic superheroes in fresh suits, an evil mummy, two King Arthurs and a few very different war films. Here's a monthly rundown some of the summer's highlights. Dates are subject to change. ... Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:01:00 GMT 2017-04-24T17:01:00Z Fox News Channel dismisses O'Reilly, its biggest star NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel's parent company fired Bill O'Reilly on Wednesday following an investigation into harassment allegations, bringing a stunning end to cable news' most popular program and one that came to define the bravado of his network over 20 years. O'Reilly lost his job on the same day he was photographed in Rome shaking the hand of Po... Thu, 20 Apr 2017 02:19:00 GMT 2017-04-20T02:19:00Z The top 10 audiobooks on best-sellers for week ending April 14: Fiction 1. Thrawn (Star Wars) by Timothy Zahn, narrated by Marc Thompson (Random House Audio) 2. The Heavens May Fall by Allen Eskens, narrated by R. C. Bray, David Colacci and Amy McFadden (Tantor Audio) 3. News of the World by Paulette Jiles, n... Tue, 18 Apr 2017 18:54:00 GMT 2017-04-18T18:54:00Z 'Spider-Man,' 'Blade Runner' footage kicks off CinemaCon LAS VEGAS (AP) — Iron Man just put Spider-Man in time out. Sony Pictures on Monday unveiled the second trailer for "Spider-Man: Homecoming" at CinemaCon, featuring Tom Holland, the newly anointed web-slinger, being put in his place by Robert Downey Jr.'s more seasoned Tony Stark. The film, out July 7, picks up with Holland's Peter Parker returning to high school after the ev... Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:14:00 GMT 2017-03-28T09:14:00Z Reaction to the death of rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry Reaction to the death of rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry at age 90: "I am so sad to hear of Chuck Berry's passing. I want to thank him for all the inspirational music he gave to us. He lit up our teenage years, and blew life into our dreams of being musicians and performers. His lyrics shone above others and threw a strange light on th... Sun, 19 Mar 2017 03:14:00 GMT 2017-03-19T03:14:00Z Stephen King ridicules Trump over wiretapping allegation BANGOR, Maine (AP) — Best-selling author Stephen King is proving he can cook up a short story about President Donald Trump in 130-character increments. King took to Twitter over the weekend to ridicule Trump's claim that his predecessor tapped the phones at Trump Tower before the election. The horror writer from Maine concocted a mockin... Tue, 07 Mar 2017 16:27:00 GMT 2017-03-07T16:27:00Z Stephen King and son Owen King to team up at book convention NEW YORK (AP) — This year's BookExpo will feature a popular father-and-son combination: Stephen and Owen King. Convention organizers ReedPop told The Associated Press on Tuesday that the authors will be featured at a June 1 breakfast at the Jacob Javits Center in New York. They will be promoting "Sleeping Beauties," a novel they worked on together. Other scheduled speakers a... Tue, 07 Feb 2017 15:05:00 GMT 2017-02-07T15:05:00Z 'Exorcist' author William Peter Blatty dead at 89 NEW YORK (AP) — Novelist and filmmaker William Peter Blatty, a former Jesuit school valedictorian who conjured a tale of demonic possession and gave millions the fright of their lives with the best-selling novel and Oscar-winning movie "The Exorcist," has died. He was 89. Blatty died Thursday at a hospital in Bethesda, Maryland, where he lived, his widow,... Sat, 14 Jan 2017 02:30:00 GMT 2017-01-14T02:30:00Z Overrated or not, Streep's speech has galvanizing effect NEW YORK (AP) — Speaking in a hoarse voice that quivered with emotion, Meryl Streep silenced a boisterous Golden Globes crowd and sparked a clamor heard around the country, all the way to Trump Tower. Streep's impassioned speech against Donald Trump while accepting the Cecil B. DeMille lifetime achievement award at Sunday's awards has bee... Tue, 10 Jan 2017 00:22:00 GMT 2017-01-10T00:22:00Z