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Harlan Ellison, science fiction master, dies at age 84

Jul 1, 2018

Harlan Ellison, science fiction master, dies at age 84

Harlan Ellison, the prolific, pugnacious author of "A Boy and His Dog" and countless other stories that blasted society with their nightmarish, sometimes darkly humorous scenarios, has died at age 84. Ellison's death was confirmed by Bill Schafer, an editor with Subterranean Press, his publisher. ...

Roma legend Francesco Totti writing autobiography

May 29, 2018

Roma legend Francesco Totti writing autobiography

Roma legend Francesco Totti revealed on Monday he is writing his autobiography as he marked the anniversary of the day he played his final match for the Italian club. "I'm writing the story of my life, both football and extra-curricular," the 41-year-old said in an ...

Apr 7, 2018

Sex scandal rocks Nobel literature academy as three quit in protest

Three prominent members of the Swedish Academy resigned on Friday in protest at close ties between the institution, which awards the Nobel Literature Prize, and a high-profile man accused of sexual assault. The academy has been reeling since it was revealed as part of the ...