Sundown: The A.P. Gets Scooped

Plus a UN org erases Israel from its map

Why Netanyahu and Abbas Went to China

The media is reporting that the historic visits were about the peace process. They’re wrong.

Daybreak: Chinese Push for Mideast Peace

Plus Benghazi hearings polarize and Syria’s lost generation

Why Iran Already Has the Bomb

If North Korea has the bomb, as this week’s nuclear test indicated, then for all practical purposes, so does Iran

Daybreak: Fighting in Mali Intensifies

Plus a Syrian university suffers a major attack

Mo Yan’s Jewish Interpreter

The D-student translator behind the Chinese winner of the Nobel Prize in literature

Sinister Trend in Publishing

Saudi Arabia, China, and Iran ban books. Why are they being honored on the European book-fair circuit?

Sundown: Turkey, Iran Dip Into Syrian Uprising

Plus Bar Refaeli wants to make a sex tape

Daybreak: Karate Kofi

Plus, Reform and Conservative rabbis scorned, and more in the news

A Chinese Shul’s Love Story

North Bank Suzhou Creek, a bilingual production set in wartime Shanghai, brings music back to a silent sanctuary

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