- Newsmaker: The Dangers of Covering the War on Terror
The Pakistani group that kidnapped Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl has relaxed its deadline, giving Pearl one more day to live. The group has demanded that, in exchange for Pearl, Pakistanis held in Cuba be sent home and that American reporters leave Pakistan. Scott Baldauf, South Asia bureau chief for The Christian Science Monitor is in the Indian province of Kashmir.
- Reporter's Notebook: Author Susan Sontag Sells Papers to UCLA
Susan Sontag has authored works of nonfiction, short stories and plays. Her novel In America won the National Book Award. For her body of work, she received the Jerusalem Prize just last year. Now, to the envy of other institutions around the country, she is selling her literary archive to UCLA. Sontag muses on life, literature and America's role in the world.
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