Speaking in Brooklyn on Wednesday night, the Nobel Laureate explains why he wanted to explore the ‘epic’ life of a street yogurt vendor in latest book After one of Orhan Pamuk’s students berated him for
Greatness often breeds controversy. This has been the case for acclaimed books throughout history. Harry Potter for its glorification of witchcraft, Go Ask Alice for its depiction of harrowing teen drug
And yet now my son was in bad shape. And so I asked God to help him. And my son got well, in an almost miraculous fashion. It happened in an unlikely way: A stranger’s advice, skeptical doctors, a full
Six French jet fighters targeted and destroyed an Islamic State training camp in eastern Syria, President Francois Hollande said Sunday, making good on a promise to go after the group that the president
I sat with my friend in the diner having breakfast. We had not seen each other in a couple of years. He is the Pastor for a church in a major East Coast city. " How are things going at church ? " I asked.
Each year, the typical adult can expect to contract two or three colds, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Skip the annual flu vaccine and you set yourself up for a bout of that
Photo of McDonald’s employee helping elderly man is shared over 250,000 times on Facebook A McDonald’s employee has been praised after a customer captured his act of kindness and shared the photo online.
The author died peacefully in her sleep, according to her family. Phyllis Tickle died on Tuesday morning after being diagnosed with Stage IV lung cancer earlier this year. Tickle is perhaps best known
It is not a day to be afraid or guilty, but it is the most serious day of the year because it is the opportunity to concentrate on what is truly important in our lives. Therefore we don't eat, we don't
His posts about Ahmed Mohamed are just the latest in a long series of provocative online comments. For better or worse, Richard Dawkins simply isn't one to bite his tongue. On Sunday, the outspoken evolutionary
The huge cache of audio cassettes left behind by Osama bin Laden show him and his supporters to have been disturbingly mundane The British Library recently balked at acquiring an archive of Taliban documents,
A rights regime -- and that is what the liberal state is -- is largely indifferent to the content of the rights being exercised and cares only that, when exercised, they leave room for the exercise of