The author's debut novel centers on an unlikely romance between an Iraq veteran and a Uyghur from China.
Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou is reportedly rejecting pressure to resign, despite earlier reports that he would.
But he is also scrapping his plan to hold a referendum on the European Union’s $177-billion bailout package.
Greece’s finance minister has confirmed that the country won’t hold the controversial bailout referendum.
Here & Now resident chef and cookbook author Kathy Gunst shares her list of the best cookbooks of the year.