Simon & Schuster had a string of political bestsellers in this election year,  including Mary Trump’s family memoir, Rage by Bob Woodward and Sean Hannity’s Live Free or Die. Photograph: iStock

Bertelsmann has agreed to buy Simon & Schuster for almost $2.2 billion (€1.85 billion), with the owner of Penguin Random House insisting it is “ve(...)

Mary Trump’s book Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World’s Most Dangerous Man is about US president Donald Trump and his family. Photograph: Doug Mills/The New York Times

A New York appellate judge ruled on Wednesday that the publisher Simon & Schuster could go ahead with its plans to release a tell-all book by Mary(...)

Trump source: Mary Trump will say she gave the New York Times confidential tax documents about her uncle. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty

A niece of President Donald Trump will divulge a series of damaging stories about him in an upcoming book, the first time that the president could be (...)

 Milo Yiannopoulos: appeared to endorse   sex between “younger boys” and older men. Photograph: Sam Hodgson/The New York Times

Publisher Simon & Schuster has cancelled the publication of a book by right-wing writer Milo Yiannopoulos following outrage over a recording that (...)

More than two dozen state attorneys general have joined the US Department of Justice in suing Apple over e-books price fixing. Those states, as well as a group of consumers, are seeking up to $840 million in damages

A US appeals court has rejected Apple’s bid to delay a July trial to determine damages after the company was found to have colluded to fix the prices (...)