Great Weekend Reads http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22437/all en Great Weekend Reads http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120713/great-weekend-reads <p>Bulls, cockroaches and snow leopards. GlobalPost knows its animals almost as well as we know what makes a great weekend read. Here&#39;s a sampling of our best this week and a look at some news you may have missed:</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120713/great-weekend-reads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Great Weekend Reads Offbeat Sat, 14 Jul 2012 10:00:00 +0000 News Desk 5711755 at http://www.globalpost.com Great Weekend Reads http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120720/great-weekend-reads <p><em>Damascus was bombed, Ramadan began and the Olympic torch drew nearer to London. No matter how you cut it, it was big week for the world. Here&#39;s a sampling of the most important stories from GlobalPost and a look at some of the news you might have missed.</em></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120720/great-weekend-reads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Great Weekend Reads Offbeat Sat, 21 Jul 2012 10:00:00 +0000 News Desk 5712828 at http://www.globalpost.com Great Weekend Reads http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120727/great-weekend-reads <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120727/great-weekend-reads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Great Weekend Reads Offbeat Sat, 28 Jul 2012 04:00:00 +0000 News Desk 5713779 at http://www.globalpost.com Great Weekend Reads http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120803/great-weekend-reads <p><span style="line-height: 20px; ">Women in Egypt fueled the fight for gender equality, Putin took London by storm, and Olympic gymnasts defied Newton&#39;s laws of gravity. No matter how you cut it, it&#39;s been a big week for the world.</span></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120803/great-weekend-reads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Great Weekend Reads Offbeat Sat, 04 Aug 2012 10:00:00 +0000 News Desk 5714901 at http://www.globalpost.com Great Weekend Reads http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120817/great-weekend-reads <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120817/great-weekend-reads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Great Weekend Reads Offbeat Sat, 18 Aug 2012 10:00:00 +0000 News Desk 5716400 at http://www.globalpost.com Great Weekend Reads http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120824/great-weekend-reads <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120824/great-weekend-reads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Great Weekend Reads Offbeat Sat, 25 Aug 2012 15:33:00 +0000 News Desk 5717081 at http://www.globalpost.com Great Weekend Reads http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120831/great-weekend-reads <p><em>US politics dominated the news this week, with the Republicans gathering in Tampa to nominate Mitt Romney, and President Obama jumping on Reddit for Ask Me Anything. Outside the United States, Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi denouced Syrian President Bashar al-Assad&#39;s regime as &quot;oppressive&quot; at a summit of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) in Iran.</em></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120831/great-weekend-reads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Great Weekend Reads Syria Want to Know Europe Politics Offbeat Sat, 01 Sep 2012 04:15:00 +0000 News Desk 5717893 at http://www.globalpost.com Great Weekend Reads http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120907/great-weekend-reads <p>Another look at stories you might have missed this week.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120907/great-weekend-reads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Great Weekend Reads Want to Know Offbeat Sat, 08 Sep 2012 10:00:00 +0000 News Desk 5718543 at http://www.globalpost.com Great Weekend Reads http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120914/great-weekend-reads <p>No matter how you cut it, it&#39;s been a big week for the world. Here&#39;s a sampling of the most important stories from GlobalPost and a look at some of the news you might have missed.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120914/great-weekend-reads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Great Weekend Reads Want to Know Offbeat Sat, 15 Sep 2012 14:17:00 +0000 News Desk 5719370 at http://www.globalpost.com Great Weekend Reads http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120921/great-weekend-reads <p>Another look at stories you might have missed this week.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120921/great-weekend-reads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Great Weekend Reads Want to Know Offbeat Sat, 22 Sep 2012 13:04:00 +0000 News Desk 5720015 at http://www.globalpost.com Great Weekend Reads http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120928/great-weekend-reads <p>Another look at stories you might have missed this week.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/120928/great-weekend-reads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Great Weekend Reads Want to Know Offbeat Tue, 09 Apr 2013 17:39:07 +0000 News Desk 5720947 at http://www.globalpost.com Great Weekend Reads http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/121005/great-weekend-reads <p>Another look at stories you might have missed this week.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/121005/great-weekend-reads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Great Weekend Reads Want to Know Offbeat Sat, 06 Oct 2012 10:15:00 +0000 News Desk 5721736 at http://www.globalpost.com Great Weekend Reads http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/121012/great-weekend-reads <p>Another look at stories you might have missed this week.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/121012/great-weekend-reads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Great Weekend Reads Want to Know Offbeat Sat, 13 Oct 2012 10:00:00 +0000 News Desk 5722416 at http://www.globalpost.com Great Weekend Reads http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/121019/great-weekend-reads <p>Another look at stories you may have missed this week.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/121019/great-weekend-reads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Great Weekend Reads Want to Know Offbeat Sat, 20 Oct 2012 10:45:00 +0000 News Desk 5723200 at http://www.globalpost.com Great Weekend Reads http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/121026/great-weekend-reads <p>Another look at stories you may have missed this week.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/offbeat/121026/great-weekend-reads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Great Weekend Reads Want to Know Offbeat Sat, 27 Oct 2012 11:00:00 +0000 News Desk 5724051 at http://www.globalpost.com