There was no official reaction yet in Iran to the attack on Rushdie, who was stabbed in the neck and torso on Friday while onstage at a lecture in New York state. “A thousand bravos ... to the brave and dutiful person who attacked the apostate and evil Salman Rushdie in New York," adding, “The hand of the man who tore the neck of God's enemy must be kissed”.Read More »
Aug. 13—It is 6:28 on a Wednesday morning, and I am attempting to rouse my daughter from her slumber-time world of fantasy with a series of semi-furious shoulder shakes and half-gentle chants of her name. She pushes me away, muttering some mostly unintelligible complaint about how sleepy she is. I wander back into the living room, where I will give her approximately three minutes to stumble ...
Blind from birth, pianist George Shearing headed an elite club of British jazz musicians to find fame in the US, his name becoming a byword for ‘cool.’
Zach Wilson suffered a non-contact knee injury Friday night and could miss some time, but hopefully not the season