Even in the worst spasms of violence that followed the U.S.-led invasion, cosmetic surgery didn't go out of style in Iraq. Now, as the country quiets down, plastic surgery is all the rage.Full story
June 26: Michael Jackson's fame peaked as China opened its doors to the outside world. 27 year old Zhai Qi recalls his first impression of the pop superstar back in the late 1980s.
May 6: Federal researchers say the number of American households with just a cell phone connection to the outside world has surpassed for the first time those who only have an old-fashioned landline. NBC's Brian Williams reports.
May, 2002: Cambodia is slowly opening two the outside world after three decades of war. NBC’s Keith Miller reports.
Many of the people who leave the FLDS have little knowledge of the outside world and their rights. Rena Mackert speaks about her struggle with her family to claim her children.
Chinese paramilitary police stand guard outside the Grand Bazaar, which remains closed in the ethnic Uigur area of Urumqi, in China's farwest Xinjiang region on July 9, 2009. Foreign journalists have been given unprecedented access in the aftermath of deadly unrest in Urumqi, in what China has haile
A Palestinian worker smokes as he takes a rest before continuing the digging of a new tunnel between Gaza Strip and Egypt in the Rafah refugee camp, southern Gaza Strip, 13 August 2008. The tunnel is to receive goods from Egypt. It is 20 to 30 meters down and 600 to 1200 meters long underneath the
Mary Elliott, 91, of Charleston, W.Va., looks over her meal delivered by the Meals On Wheels program Wednesday, June 25, 2008 in Charleston, W.Va. Rising gas and food prices are crippling programs that many older Americans rely on for food, transportation and contact with the outside world.
'Uncontacted Indians' of the Envira, who have never before had any contact with the outside world, photographed during an overflight in May 2008, as they react to the overflight at their camp in Brazil, close to the border with Peru.