By: David Greene and Kelly McEvers //
August 31, 2011
Syria's opposition movement now has a transitional council similar to the one in Libya that's been working to defeat the regime of Moammar Gadhafi. The Syrian council is to be headed by a sociologist who lives in Paris.
Colin Broderick's new memoir, That's That, chronicles his childhood in Northern Ireland during the modern-day "Troubles." Broderick says growing up in what was essentially a war zone seemed normal to him at the time.
Designer Katie Shelly's upcoming cookbook offers 50 illustrated recipe "blueprints" for basic meals — from simple snacks to more hefty dishes like eggplant Parmesan. She hopes they'll inspire any level of cook to improvise in the kitchen.
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