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Paula Deen reaches book distribution deal with Hachette

In this Feb. 13, 2015 file photo, TV personality Paula Deen attends the EVINE Live launch event in New York. Hachette Book Group announced Monday, March 2, 2015, that it had reached a distribution deal with the celebrity chef’s Paula Deen Ventures. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Paula Deen has found a new publishing home.

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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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Regan Smith welcomes 1st child during double-duty driving

Regan Smith walks to the garage before practice for the Daytona 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015. Smith will fill in for Kurt Busch in the wake of Busch's suspension on Friday. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Regan Smith was quick to accept an offer to race in the Daytona 500 as Kurt Busch’s replacement driver.

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