Sunday, May 19, 2013
Ever wondered what went through author J.K. Rowling's mind when she wrote the first “Harry Potter” novel?
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Saturday, May 4, 2013
Scientists testing the remains of Pablo Neruda confirmed the Chilean poet had advanced prostate cancer but it's too early to rule on assertions he was poisoned by the Pinochet dictatorship he strongly opposed, an official said Thursday.
Thursday, May 2, 2013
These moms curse a lot, drink to excess, reveal scary truths and draw twisted little stick figures of their kids pooping and whining relentlessly. And this Mother's Day, they're bringing their derelict parenting to you.
Thursday, April 25, 2013
Thirty years after publishing what it believed were Hitler's diaries, a German news magazine said Tuesday it would hand over what it still owns of the forgeries to the country's state archive, making them accessible to the public.
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
The authorized biography of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher hits bookshops on Tuesday, revealing an intimate side to the Iron Lady, including her first unflattering impressions of future husband Denis.
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Adam Johnson's “The Orphan Master's Son,” a labyrinthine story of a man's travails in North Korea, has won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction, restoring a high literary honor a year after no fiction award was given.