Highlights of this day in history: A Cold War crisis over Cuba leads to brink of nuclear war; Shah of Iran allowed into U.S. for treatment; 'Pretty Boy' Floyd killed; Last victim slain in D.C. sniper shootings; Cellist Pablo Casals dies. (Oct. 22)
Caitlan Coleman, who was held captive for five years with her family by a terror group linked to the Taliban, sent a series of emails to her hometown newspaper, saying she didn’t want to talk about the ordeal and hopes she will be discharged from the hospital soon.
ANTALYA, Turkey — Aida Begic spent months working with aid groups and displaced Syrian families and orphans in preparing her portrait of the refugee crisis, as seen from the eyes of children in “Never Leave Me.” The subject is well-known to the Bosnian survivor of the Balkan War, whose films often focus on the youngest […]
Presidents Carter, George H.W. Bush, Clinton, George W. Bush and Obama came together and urged Americans to put aside political, social and racial differences to help Gulf Coast and Florida residents as well as people in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands rebuild.
Here are the top stories for Saturday, Oct. 21st: U.S. soldier killed in Niger laid to rest; Trump says okay to releasing documents on JFK assassination. Dozens of Egyptian police killed in shootout with militants; BASE jumpers leap from WV bridge.
A letter written by one of the Titanic's passengers a day before the ship sank has sold for 126,000 pounds ($166,000) at an auction in England
Meet the Press moderator Chuck Todd joins Sunday TODAY’s Willie Geist after a week when one of the biggest stories from Washington was the fight over condolence calls. “I think we’re witnessing the continued destruction and erosion of our political discourse,” Todd says.
ANTALYA, Turkey — Turkey’s newly reformatted Antalya fest launched Saturday in the coastal resort town under balmy skies, striking a hopeful note in a region beset by crises. Opening with a stirring look at children caught up in the Syrian refugee exodus, Aida Begic’s “Never Leave Me,” the gala for the fest’s 54th edition hosted […]
The U.S.-led coalition says allied fighters captured Syria's largest oil field from the Islamic State group, marking a major advance against the extremists in an area coveted by pro-government forces
The White House is defending President Trump’s remarks about calling families of fallen soldiers by saying he has reached all those presented to him through a military protocol. This comes amid Trump tweeting that he will allow classified documents surrounding the assassination of former President John F. Kennedy to be opened. NBC’s Kelly O’Donnell reports for Sunday TODAY.
BARCELONA — A coming-of-age told from the perspective of a six-year-old orphan who is forced to live with her aunt and uncle, “Summer 1993” is the first feature of Barcelona-based Carla Simón. Received by critics as a luminous, moving –but never sentimental– debut – Variety called it a “delicate sleeper” – that represents Spain in the […]
Dozens lined sidewalks in Hollywood, Fla., to salute the hearse carrying the remains of Sgt. La David Johnson, whose death during an ISIS ambush in Niger is the focus of a feud between President Trump and Rep. Frederica Wilson.