Originally published on Thu October 31, 2013 9:22 am
Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who has leaked secrets about the agency's spying and surveillance programs, "has found a website maintenance job in Russia," according to that nation's RIA Novosti news agency.
Iraq, Al Sabah
We begin with Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki's visit to Washington.
The newspaper reported on Maliki's meetings Wednesday with Vice President Joe Biden, who renewed U.S. support for Iraq's security.
Originally published on Thu October 31, 2013 8:48 am
The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.
Originally published on Thu October 31, 2013 9:19 am
OK, by now you've hopefully heard that the Boston Red Sox are Major League Baseball's champions thanks to a 6-1 win Wednesday night over the St. Louis Cardinals.
The Sox won the best-of-seven World Series in six games.
With the headline out of the way, here's a cheat sheet for those of us who need to be ready with something to say about this year's Fall Classic:
Originally published on Thu October 31, 2013 9:15 am
A key deadline in the quest to rid Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime of its chemical weapons has been met, according to international observers.