Giffords last year. (AP)

• Gabrielle Giffords will participate in a Nov. 14 Diane Sawyer special on ABC to promote her new memoir, the network announced Monday — but her spokesman says the wounded congresswoman hasn’t yet decided whether she will actually be interviewed on camera. Her husband (and co-author) Mark Kelly is slated to discuss her recovery from the Tuscon shooting on the special, airing a day before publication of their book, “Gabby: A Story of Courage and Hope.” (Read more at BlogPost.)