“Jerry Lee Lewis: His Own Story” (Harper), by Rick Bragg
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — It’s been called the letter that launched a literary genre — 16,000 amphetamine-fueled, stream-of-consciousness words written by Neal Cassady to his friend Jack Kerouac in 1950.
The sexual assault allegations that recently resurfaced against Bill Cosby first became public in 2005 when a former employee of his alma mater, Temple University, claimed he had drugged and abused her a year earlier at his suburban Philadelphia home. Here’s how the controversy over the allegations, some dating to the 1960s, has unfolded since then:
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — The University of Arkansas Press has published the latest book from sports writer Thomas Hauser featuring stories that capture boxing in 2013.