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'Fifty Shades': How 'Darker' got it hotter

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 12:22

"I felt more comfortable with being assertive," says Dakota Johnson of the sex scenes.

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Mackenzie Phillips on Netflix's 'One Day at a Time': 'It's really good!'

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 15:41

Phillips, who now works as a drug counselor, reunited with legendary producer Norman Lear.

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Mackenzie Phillips: Lear, 'One Day' still groundbreaking on Netflix

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 15:29

Mackenzie Phillips, a star of the original 'One Day at a Time,' talks about executive producer Norman Lear and her recent guest spot on his reimagination of the comedy for Netflix.

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Watch Sophie Kinsella's Facebook Live chat on ‘My Not So Perfect Life’

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 14:54

Fans quizzed the 'Shopaholic' author about her new book.

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Ghostwriting for Washington's powerful is a game of brittle egos

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 08:39

Barbara Feinman Todd pulls back the curtain in 'Let's Not Pretend.'

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Abortion divides two families in Oates' 'American Martyrs'

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 23:26

Joyce Carol Oates' searing new novel couldn't be more timely.

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Mackenzie Phillips: 'I’m passionate about recovery'

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 16:03

Now an alcohol and drug counselor, the star writes 'Hopeful Healing,' about recovery.

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Mackenzie Phillips: Book offers hope for addiction recovery

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 14:40

Mackenzie Phillips talks to USA TODAY's Bill Keveney about her new book, 'Hopeful Healing,' working as an alcohol and drug counselor and making a guest appearance on Netflix's reboot of 'One Day at a Time.'

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Famed 'Woman in Gold' inspires new novel

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 12:50

Klimt's portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer is the canvas for 'Stolen Beauty.'

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New book 'Hit Makers' hits all the right notes

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 08:01

Derek Thompson explores the "science" of how things become popular.

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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 06:02

Look for new books by Sophie Kinsella and Neil Gaiman.

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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 02/04/2017 - 06:06

Spend your weekend reading 'Rest in Power: The Enduring Life of Trayvon Martin.'

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New paperbacks: Anderson Cooper, Sue Klebold, Diane Rehm

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 12:44

The memoir Anderson Cooper wrote with his mother, Gloria Vanderbilt, is out in paperback.

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Orwell's '1984' surges to No. 1 on USA TODAY's books list

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 20:49

The 1949 classic and other dystopian titles sell strongly after Trump is sworn in.

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