- Israel hits symbols of Hamas rule; scores killed
- Mississippi abortion law can’t be enforced
- Teacher who survived Sandy Hook has book deal
- Jury awards Jesse Ventura $1.8M in case vs. ‘American Sniper’ author Chris Kyle
- Middle Eastern firm’s deal to manage U.S. cargo port raises security concerns
- Bob McDonnell’s defense: Lonely wife developed ‘crush’ on CEO
- Chinese hackers stole ‘huge quantities’ of sensitive data on Israel’s Iron Dome
- House Republicans unveil bill to speed deportations of border children
- Californians protest middle school for hiring white man to teach cultural studies
- Killer’s sentencing overturned because mother couldn’t find seat in courtroom
Topic - Thomas Dunne
He saw the gun and glimpsed the muzzle flash. And then, Detective Thomas Richards softly told a court Tuesday, "I felt something hit me like a sledgehammer."
For real-world adventure and excitement surrounding people from all backgrounds, income and education, and to learn lessons that will stick for life, this book is on-target. Piloting a Navy aircraft on and off an aircraft carrier, or helping to fly one, becoming an aircraft maintainer or working on the deck of an aircraft carrier - it's all here. Vignettes about combat and finding - and then landing - on an aircraft carrier in bad weather at night, with no airfield a-shore available, is here, too.
Ruth Cavin, a longtime and late-blooming editor at St. Martin's Press who worked on hundreds of mystery novels in a career that began in her 60s and became so revered she was unofficially known as the "First Lady of Mysteries" has died.
"And he read it and when he saw me later he said, 'Well, I can see you gave this a lot more thought than I did.'"
"I thought she was great fun and very smart, and that's all you really want," Dunne, who still heads the division, said Monday.