First long-list announced for book awards

NEW YORK (AP) — Kate DiCamillo and David Levithan were among the 10 authors who made the first-ever long-list of finalists for the National …

Kansas quarterback Jake Heaps is tackled by Rice cornerback Bryce Callahan after a short gain during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in Houston. (AP Photo/Richard Carson)

Rice beats Kansas 23-14

Chris Boswell kicked a 56-yard, go-ahead field goal with eight minutes left in the fourth quarter and Charles Ross added an 8-yard touchdown…