This week, The New Yorker will be announcing the longlists for the 2019 National Book Awards. This morning, we present the ten contenders in the category of Nonfiction. Earlier this week, we shared the lists in the categories of Young People's…
All kids are picky. All of them. What's that? Not yours? You with your little Johnny Escoffier, who's been gumming down artichokes barigoule and slurping up lark's tongues in aspic since before his baby teeth were in? Okay, not your specific kid.
The New York Times
– Sep 19, 11:03 AM
The number of birds in the United States and Canada has fallen by 29 percent since 1970, scientists reported on Thursday. There are 2.9 billion fewer birds taking wing now than there were 50 years ago. The analysis, published in the journal…
American Military News
– Sep 19, 8:29 AM
Colt Firearms will be ending its production and sales of its AR-15 rifles due to lack of public demand. In a decision criticized by some gunowners and attributed to mismanagement, Colt said it simply isn't selling enough of the rifles in the…