Syria: UN Security Council has condemned the massacre of 108 civilians and says Syria must show it wants peace.
Italy: Pope Benedict calls for investigation in Vatican City over the leaks of secret documents alleging corruption in Vatican contracts.
Afghanistan: Defense Secretary Leon Panetta has defended plans to gradually wind down military operations by end of 2014
US: Tropical Storm Beryl moves toward southeast U.S. coast, prompting tropical storm warnings.
US: An elderly woman's skydiving adventure goes horribly wrong as she refuses to leap.