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Review: Bezmozgis novel explores loyalty, betrayal

This book cover image released by Hachette shows "The Betrayers," by David Bezmozgis. (AP Photo/Hachette)

“The Betrayers” (Little, Brown and Co.), by David Bezmozgis

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Brilliant new biography of Tennessee Williams

This book cover image released by W. W. Norton & Company shows "Tennessee Williams" Mad Pilgrimage of the Flesh," by John Lahr. (AP Photo/W. W. Norton & Company)

“Tennessee Williams: Mad Pilgrimage of the Flesh” (W.W. Norton & Co.), by John Lahr

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9 Marquez e-books coming out in English

In this 2003 photo released by the Fundación Nuevo Periodismo Iberoamericano (FNPI), Colombian Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez, left, appears in Monterrey, Mexico. E-books for some of Gabriel Garcia Marquez's best known work, including the novel "Love in the Time of Cholera," are coming out for the first time in English. The Penguin Random House imprints Vintage Books and Vintage Espanol announced Monday that nine English-language e-books will be published Oct. 15. (AP Photo/Andres Reyes, FNPI)

NEW YORK (AP) — E-books for some of Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s best known work, including the novel “Love in the Time of Cholera,” are coming out for the first time in English.

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After NFL, baseball addresses domestic violence

In this Oct. 24, 2006, file photo, Major League Baseball union head Donald Fehr, left, speaks as MLB Commissioner Bud Selig listens to details of their new labor contract before Game 3 of baseball's World Series in St. Louis. Game 3 of the World Series in St. Louis. The recent spate of high-profile domestic violence cases involving Ray Rice and other NFL players prompted Major League Baseball and the players' union to open talks about the way that sport should deal with such episodes. Baseball's CBA includes a voluntary treatment program for certain alcohol-related and off-field violent conduct. It also allows the commissioner or a team to impose discipline, but doesn't say of what sort, if a player is charged with a crime "involving the use of physical force or violence, including but not limited to, sexual assault, domestic violence, resisting arrest, battery, and assault." (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)

The recent spate of high-profile domestic violence cases involving Ray Rice and other NFL players prompted Major League Baseball and the players’ union to open talks about the way that sport should deal with such episodes.

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Selanne rips Boudreau, but Ducks coach understands

In this May 16, 2014 file photo, Anaheim Ducks right wing Teemu Selanne (8), of Finland, takes to the ice as head coach Bruce Boudreau, upper center, looks on along with center Nick Bonino during the third period in Game 7 of an NHL hockey second-round Stanley Cup playoff series against the Los Angeles Kings in Anaheim, Calif. elanne managed to make a stir on the first day of the Anaheim Ducks' training camp even after his retirement. Coach Bruce Boudreau and Selanne's former teammates  reacted with disappointment and chuckles Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, after hearing about Selanne's fierce criticism of Boudreau in a new biography published in Finland. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Teemu Selanne managed to make a stir on the first day of the Anaheim Ducks’ training camp even after his retirement.

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