Monitor readers share their favorite book picks.
The leaders of France, Germany, and Russia will meet this week in Deauville, France, as a first step toward fostering closer ties.
Polls show California voters may well approve Proposition 19, which would make marijuana legal in the state. Costs and benefits are hotly debated by both sides.
Canada earthquake: Parliament building in Ottawa evacuated. Workers also left buildings in Toronto
Canadian earthquake, centered at the Quebec-Ontario border, was a 5.0 magnitude temblor and was felt as far south and New York City and New Jersey.
Robert Harris digs back 2,000 years to build a breezy, intelligent, political thriller on the life of Cicero.
Looking ahead, here's a list of some of the most anticipated titles of the first quarter of the new year.