- Making News: Update on the London Bombing Investigation
With the death toll now standing at 54, the Egyptian bio-chemist sought for questioning in the London bombings has been arrested in Cairo. Sebastian Rotella, Paris Bureau Chief for the Los Angeles Times, says the chemicals used in last week's bombings tie the suspects to previous al Qaeda attacks.
- Reporter's Notebook: What's So Great about Harry Potter?
Bookstores will stay open late tonight and with special events galore, all as part of the hype for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. With adult themes--including death and the loss of faith in authority--the past two Potter books are said to have attracted millions of adult readers. The six-book series has made JK Rowling one of richest women in Britain. But is it literature? We ask Claire Armistead, Literary Editor of the Guardian newspaper.
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