Global leaders at the G-8 summit called for peace talks to resolve Syria’s civil war Tuesday, but made no mention of arming the rebels or what should happen to President Bashar Assad.
Three Femen protesters were arrested in Ukraine after police found them running down the streets of Kiev topless and angry about Belarussian President Lukashenko's visit. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports. (NBCNews.com)
The European Court of Auditors has slammed the EU's development aid to Egypt, saying the bloc's "softly softly approach" hasn't worked and calling for better spending of taxpayers' money.
Pakistan's equivalent of George Washington's Mount Vernon estate has been destroyed by militants.
More than 200 bear paws were discovered being smuggled into China in the tires of a van, Chinese officials told local media.
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British police have cautioned the husband of celebrity chef Nigella Lawson, allowing the former advertising executive to admit he assaulted his wife but avoid any formal charges.
The scandal surrounding Montreal Mayor Michael Applebaum, who is facing 14 corruption charges, comes on the heels of a newspaper reporting they had video evidence of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford using crack cocaine, allegations he has denied. NBC’s John Yang reports. (TODAY)
U.S.-led troops in Afghanistan handed complete control of security to local authorities Tuesday – an act of faith in country’s fledgling police and army in the face of insurgent attacks.
A Turkish man staged a silent vigil on Istanbul's Taksim Square, scene of violent clashes between police and anti-government protesters, inspiring hundreds of others to follow his lead.