Reclusive novelist Thomas Pynchon steps out of character with a thriller.
In a contemporary twist on “1,001 Nights,” a Lebanese grandmother spends her nights telling tales about her Arab-American family.
Medical marijuana booms in cities such as L.A., with some eyeing its revenue potential. But there's pushback, too.
As the number of sites inviting anonymous confessions grow, what do all these revelations achieve?