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Robert Hass wins $100,000 poetry prize

In a Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2007 file photo, former U.S. poet laureate Robert Hass poses on the campus of the University of California in Berkeley, Calif.  The Academy of American Poets announced Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, that Hass had been given the Wallace Stevens award for "outstanding and proven mastery." The 73-year-old Hass is known for such collections as "Time and Materials" and "The Apple Trees at Olema." (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Robert Hass, a Pulitzer Prize winner and former U.S. poet laureate, has received a $100,000 lifetime achievement award.

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Review: ‘Mean Streak’ is filled with surprises

This book cover image released by Grand Central shows "Mean Streak," by Sandra Brown. In the romantic suspense novel, Dr. Emory Charbonneau, a pediatrician and marathon runner, finds herself trapped in an isolated cabin with a man hiding from the world. (AP Photo/Grand Central)

“Mean Streak” (Grand Central), by Sandra Brown

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