In 1922, British archaeologist Howard Carter stumbled upon one of the most famous finds in Egyptology ? the tomb of Tutankhamun. Today Carter's house by the Valley of the Kings was opened as a museum. The BBC's Yolande Knell has the story.
Before the Berlin Wall fell in November 1989, Hungary tore down its barbed wire. Hungary's prime minister didn't ask permission in Moscow. He just told Soviet President Gorbachev it was a done deal.The World's Laura Lynch went back to Western Hungary.
Today is the 30th anniversary of the Iranian hostage crisis. Today, an official rally in Teheran marked the anniversary. Opposition supporters staged a demonstration of their own. Anchor Marco Werman talks with author Robin Wright.
Afghan President Hamid Karzai's main presidential opponent Abdullah Abdullah, who dropped out of the run-off election, today questioned the legitimacy of the Karzai government. The World's Aaron Schachter reports.
An Italian judge has convicted 23 Americans ? all but one of them CIA agents ? and two Italian secret agents for the 2003 kidnap of a Muslim cleric. Marco Werman talks with John Radsan, who served as the CIA's assistant general counsel from 2002 to 2004
Afghan President Hamid Karzai has vowed to remove the stigma of corruption, a day after winning a new five-year term. President Barack Obama has asked Karzai to intensify efforts to eradicate corruption. The World's Matthew Bell reports.
Shukria Barakzai, a member of Afghanistan's parliament and a supporter of President Hamid Karzai, tells host Marco Werman how she thinks Afghanistan's president should go about eradicating corruption in her homeland.