Monthly Archives: February 2018

“Frankenstein” manuscript released in limited edition

To mark the bicentennial of the publication of Mary Shelley’s classic novel “Frankenstein”, an independent publishing house is publishing a manuscript that is taken from Shelley’s original handwritten notebooks. Shelley was only 18 in 1816 when she imagined the famous horror story, drawing inspiration from a ghost story contest on …

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White House speechwriter resigns amid abuse accusations

WASHINGTON – David Sorensen, a White House speechwriter, resigned Friday after detailed reporting of accusations from a former wife who said he abused her during their marriage. His resignation came two days after Rob Porter, the secretary of personnel at the White House, submitted his own resignation after his two …

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