Jayne Guinn

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Minn. officer charged with manslaughter in death of Philando Castile

ST. PAUL — A Minnesota police officer was criminally charged Wednesday in the fatal shooting of Philando Castile in July during a traffic stop in which the aftermath of his shooting was broadcast on Facebook Live.<p>Wednesday, Ramsey County Attorney John Choi's office charged St. Anthony police …

Law Enforcement

Why Is It So Hard to Find Good Sex Writing?

In "literotica," there's no faking it.<p>This is how I generally spend an evening alone in my bedroom:<p>Close the curtains<br>• Crank up the Rihanna to drown out any subsequent noises<br>• Plug in my Hitachi magic wand<br>• Take off my pants (jk they've been off for hours already)<br>• Open a new window in Google Incognito<br>• Head …

The seven books that won’t be in your high school English curriculum, but you should definitely read

I sometimes wonder if the worst possible way to raise a lifelong reader is to expose them to high school English classes. It’s not that these …

WHY IT MATTERS: Issues at stake in election

WASHINGTON (AP) — A selection of issues at stake in the presidential election and their impact on Americans, in brief:<p>CLIMATE CHANGE<p>It's as if Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton live on two entirely different Earths: one warming, one not. Clinton says climate change threatens us all, while Trump …

Reading Amy Schumer: The powerful missed message in “The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo”

<b>Cover detail of Amy Schumer's "The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo" (Gallery Books)</b><p>We’re conditioned to read female authors’ nonfiction books as confessional memoir — but this is performance<p>Marcie Bianco<p>August 20, 2016 8:30pm (UTC)<p>Amy Schumer isn’t who you think she is. And perhaps she isn’t who …

Comedy

3 New Books About Work to Make You Love Summer RN

We’ve just hit the blissful months of summer, and when the sun is shining and the beach is calling, there’s nothing worse than sitting, frustrated, at your job. This week’s book club features protagonists who are feeling just that — bored, annoyed and put-upon by their working conditions — but …

The Last Word: Stephen King on Trump, Writing, Why Selfies Are Evil

Stephen King’s newest novel <i>End of Watch</i> (which arrived in bookstores earlier this month) is the concluding chapter in his <i>Mr. Mercedes</i> trilogy, …

Clinton is set to make history, but female leaders are nothing new in other parts of the world

Hillary Clinton is set to make history as the first woman to be a presidential nominee for a major U.S. political party and potentially becoming the country's first female commander in chief.<p>But the glass ceiling to a nation's top office was long ago shattered in several countries around the world, …

South Korea

9 intriguing things doctors learned when they followed 5,362 people from childhood to old age

But that was just the beginning of his story, as Helen Pearson explores in her new book "The Life Project: The Extraordinary Story of 70,000 Ordinary Lives," which looks at Britain's incredible history of long-term, large-scale medical studies.<p>After the initial survey in 1946, Douglas and other …

12 bookstores every reader should visit in their lifetime

The organizers of Independent Bookstore Day celebrate book havens and book lovers everywhere each spring, and what better way to mark the occasion than to seek out an indie book shop on your next trip?<p>"The idea of Bookstore Day, first and foremost, is to celebrate indie bookstores and the symbiotic …

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