1 killed, 21 hurt as tornadoes ravage Plains states
A vast area of the central U.S. was warned to prepare for storms on Monday, after tornadoes killed one and injured 21 in Oklahoma and also hit Iowa and Kansas.
Pope Francis to nuns: be fruitful, not old maids
On Wednesday Pope Francis addressed nuns from around the world, telling them they must be spiritual mothers rather than spinsters and avoid becoming overly ambitious. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.
Pope in America
Images from the U.S. visit by Pope Benedict XVI.
Muslims make hajj
More than 2 million converge on Mecca, Saudi Arabia, for annual rituals.
Easter around the world
See pictures of services, processions and more from around the globe.
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