Mothers are the custodians of the world’s poverty, writes James Perry in an op-ed. As such, affording women equal rights, fair salaries, maternal support and the right and easy access to reproductive health care will go a long way stemming poverty. Full story
An airline whose plane clipped another plane on a taxiway at Newark Liberty International Airport and lost part of a wing said Thursday it has started an investigation into how it happened. Full story
OSLO (Reuters) - Oil major BP <BP.L> must review the way it handles risk and maintenance at its offshore oil platforms in Norway following a leak at a North Sea platform that could have caused a major accident, Norway's oil safety watchdog said on Monday. Full story
A new movie out today, “Kon-Tiki” is based on the true story of six men who crossed the Pacific ocean on a wooden raft. NBC’s Keir Simmons reports.
Melissa Harris-Perry’s panel examines how other countries have dealt with very violent events and whether or not the revenge that we seek seems to make it a safer country.
KLG and Hoda want to reward a mom for Mother’s Day with a cruise to an exotic locale. Learn more about the contest here.
Muscian and actor Steven Van Zandt joins Morning Joe to discuss the new Broadway play, "The Rascals."
Alaine Griffin and Josh Kovner from the Hartford Courant teamed up with PBS’s “Frontline” for a special report on Adam Lanza, the Sandy Hook shooter. After finding news articles in his bedroom, they believe Lanza could have been inspired by the deadly Norway attacks, and they also note that his mom
Norway's King Harald presents the Abel Prize to Belgian mathematician Pierre Deligne during a ceremony in Oslo May 21, 2013. REUTERS/Hakon Mosvold Larsen/NTB Scanpix (NORWAY - Tags: ROYALS SOCIETY) ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SAL
Abel Prize laureate, Belgian mathematician Pierre Deligne, speaks during the award ceremony in Oslo May 21, 2013. REUTERS/Hakon Mosvold Larsen/NTB Scanpix (NORWAY - Tags: SOCIETY) ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR AD
Veselin Tupalov of Bulgaria reacts during the last round of the 2013 Norway Chess tournament in Stavanger, May 18, 2013. REUTERS/Kent Skibstad/NTB scanpix (NORWAY - Tags: SPORT CHESS) ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. THIS PICTURE IS DISTRIBUTED EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REU
Ukraine's Sergey Karjakin , winner of the 2013 Norway Chess tournament, stands next to second placed Norway's Magnus Carlsen in Sandnes, May 18, 2013. REUTERS/Carina Johansen/NTB scanpix (NORWAY - Tags: SPORT CHESS) ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. THIS PICTURE IS DISTRI