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I stretchered victims away… no closure after 30 years defies belief: Sports writer JEFF POWELL, who was at Hillsborough to cover the match, recalls his horror at the day’s unfolding events The gymnasium...

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia will advocate for the release of a Chinese-born Australian writer held by Beijing on suspicion of espionage, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Thursday, rejecting...

James A. Winn, whose scholarly writings on Queen Anne, John Dryden and other subjects showed the influence of his side interest as a professional-caliber flutist, died on March 21 at his home in Brattleboro,...

W. E. B. Griffin, who depicted the swashbuckling lives of soldiers, spies and cops in almost 60 novels, dozens of which became best sellers, died on Feb. 12 at his home in Daphne, Ala. He was 89. The cause...

Food writer Jack Monroe reveals that she is a ‘recovering alcoholic’ admitting that being in the public eye made her depend on booze for a confidence boost Journalist Jack Monroe, 30, has...

Susan Orlean, the New Yorker writer and book author, is currently on a five-month, North American zigzag to promote “The Library Book,” her newest best-seller. And in between speaking engagements —...

‘Beer Nut’ writer calls time on his weekly column ‘to give himself a chance to live’ as he claims his alcohol consumption is killing him Columnist Norman Miller has been forced...

Janet Paisley, a prolific and versatile Scottish writer whose husband’s fits of violence toward her and their sons, one of whom was gay, informed her novels, plays and poetry, died on Nov. 9 in Denny,...

Fernando del Paso, a Mexican writer of baroque novels who in 2015 won the Miguel de Cervantes Prize, the most prestigious Spanish-language literary award, died on Wednesday in Guadalajara, Mexico. He was...

Gadzook! Writer identifies 600 endangered English words including ‘conk’, ‘vamoose’ and ‘juggins’ that could soon become extinct The list of dying out words features...

Will Self’s estranged wife, 55, accuses him of demanding access to their marital home after three years apart and ‘put red stickers on everything he owns’ in messy divorce battle Will...

British writer who first revealed the stories of the 1920s ‘radium girls’ poisoned by their employers warns it could happen again today – in a world that ‘prioritises profits over...

Update: An investigation into Anthony Bourdain’s death by French authorities has concluded. The New York Times reports that toxicology tests conducted after Bourdain’s death confirmed he had...

Anthony Bourdain, the chef, writer and television personality, has died at the age of 61. CNN, where Bourdain worked, confirmed the news on Friday (June 8). The network is also reporting that he is believed...