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6/23/2015 1:24 PM
Amazon adjusts publishing royalties rules
NEW YORK — Amazon is adjusting its royalty payments for writers who publish with its Kindle Direct Publishing platform to encourage addictive page turners.

6/23/2015 12:48 PM
'Eight is Enough' star Dick Van Patten dies at 86
NEW YORK — Dick Van Patten, the genial, round-faced comic actor who appeared on Broadway as a child, starred on TV in its infancy and then, in middle age, found lasting fame as the patriarch on TV’s “Eight is Enough,” has died.

6/23/2015 8:52 AM
Plane in fatal crash belonged to composer
VENTURA, Calif. — A plane registered to Oscar-winning “Titanic” composer James Horner crashed in Southern California, but the identity of the pilot who died has not been released.

6/23/2015 12:00 AM
Pork and Mango Stir-Fry
Pork and Mango Stir-Fry

6/23/2015 12:09 PM
Google adds ad-supported tier to music app
LOS ANGELES — Google is adding a free tier to its subscription streaming music service in the U.S., aiming to convert the millions of people who click on the Google Play Music app every month but turn away because they’re prompted for payment information.

6/23/2015 9:13 AM
Creator of pink plastic lawn flamingo dies
BOSTON — The creator of the pink plastic lawn flamingo, the ultimate symbol of American lawn kitsch, has died. Donald Featherstone was 79.

6/23/2015 12:00 AM
Containers add fun to dessert
Judith Fertig’s new cookbook, Bake Happy (Running Press; 2015), is full of sweets that make you smile. Picture rainbow cake layered with robin’s egg blue frosting, homemade versions of colored sprinkles, Citrus-Cardamom Twinkies and lavender-flavored soufflés baked in teacups.

6/23/2015 12:00 AM
Easy recipes for enjoying the summer
The summer breeze has blown away the winter storm.

6/23/2015 12:00 AM
Harvest Highlight: garlic scapes
Garlic scapes.

6/23/2015 12:00 AM
70% of Americans overweight or obese, study finds
Seventy percent of American adults — and three of every four men 25 and older — were overweight or obese from 2007 to 2012, representing even more weight problems than estimated.

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