The author's debut novel centers on an unlikely romance between an Iraq veteran and a Uyghur from China.
A sheet of ice, twice the size of Manhattan, broke of from a glacier in Greenland this week.
The new iceberg measures 46 square miles. In 2010, the Petermann Glacier lost chunk of ice measuring 96 square miles. The loss of glacier mass in Greenland, which has seen warming temperatures, has scientists concerned.
Here & Now resident chef and cookbook author Kathy Gunst shares her list of the best cookbooks of the year.