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Former NYT executive editor Jill Abramson has book deal

In this April 19, 2010 file photo, Jill Abramson attends the 2010 Matrix Awards presented by the New York Women in Communications at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York. Abramson has a book deal for a work on the “creative disruption” caused by the rise of digital media. Simon & Schuster announced Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, that Abramson will write about the struggles of “legacy” companies as they compete with “net-native” organizations. The book is currently untitled and has no release date. It’s Abramson’s first book since she was fired last May by the Times, where she had been the paper’s first female executive editor (AP Photo/Evan Agostini, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Former New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson has a book deal for a work on the “creative disruption” caused by the rise of digital media.

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Coca-Cola bottle as art? Atlanta’s High Museum takes a look

ATLANTA (AP) — A new exhibition at Atlanta’s High Museum of Art explores the origins and artistic influence of the distinctive, curvy Coca-Cola bottle.

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Julianne Moore to be interviewed at second annual BookCon

NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar winner Julianne Moore will be in the house this May for the second annual BookCon gathering in Manhattan.

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Madonna takes a tumble at the Brit Awards

Madonna stumbles whilst performing on stage during the Brit Awards 2015 at the 02 Arena in London, Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015. (AP Photo/PA, Yui Mok) UNITED KINGDOM OUT  NO SALES  NO ARCHIVE

LONDON (AP) — Madonna has given music fans a shock when she tumbled down several stairs at the Brit Awards.

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Review: Bam! Musical ‘Brooklynite’ a giddy, clever show

This image released by Sam Rudy Public Relations shows, from left, Nick Cordero, Grace McLean, Nicolette Robinson, Andrew Call and Gerard Canonico during a performance of "Brooklynite." (AP Photo/Sam Rudy Public Relations, Carol Rosegg)

NEW YORK (AP) — The last time superheroes were singing on a New York stage, things didn’t go too well. Don’t let that stop you from going to “Brooklynite.”

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