The US has conducted drone attacks in parts of Pakistan for years but until yesterday no president ever publicly admitted it. Now President Obama confirmed for the first time that drone aircraft were targeting militants in the tribal belt.
We're searching for a 900-mile-long river system that runs through western Africa. The answer is The Volta River. It's featured in a new detective novel, ?Wife of the Gods.? Anchor Laura Lynch speaks with the author, Kwei Quartey, who grew up in Ghana.
The World's Laura Lynch reports on a bold heist at an upscale London jeweler. Last week thieves snatched an estimated 65 million dollars worth of diamonds from a prominent London diamond merchant in a daytime robbery.
Some victims of violent attacks by the Irish Republican Army are demanding compensation from Libya. They say Libya supplied munitions to the IRA, And they want the British government to support their demands. The World's Laura Lynch reports.
A 13-year-old girl in the Netherlands wants to become the youngest person to sail solo around the world. But today a Dutch court halted her plans and is placing her under state supervision. The World's Laura Lynch reports.
The World's Laura Lynch reports on a reunion of Holocaust survivors in London today. Participants were among more than 600 Jewish children who were transported to safety thanks to the efforts of a British stockbrokerï¿½ a man who is now 100 years old.
Three men were convicted on Monday in a British court of plotting to blow up at least seven planes travelling from London to the US and Canada. Prosecutors exposed links between the plotters and a mastermind in Pakistan. Laura Lynch reports.
The World's Laura Lynch meets an eco-adventurer who's combined low-tech and high-tech to turn a scrapyard bus into a green mobile home. Now he's planning a voyage around the world using sustainable fuels and a low-carbon budget.
The relics of a revered 19th century nun are on tour in England. It's the first time in nearly five centuries that the Catholic Church in England has so publicly venerated the remains of a saint. The World's Laura Lynch brings us the story.