The United Nations has recently come under attack for its handling of both the Ebola outbreak and the war in Syria. It has prompted some to question what the role of the U.N. should be on the international stage. We look at the relevance of the U.N., 70 years after its creation.
Actress Natalie Wood became famous young, as the child star of "Miracle on 34th Street." She also died young, drowning off the coast of Catalina at the age of 43. One of her longtime friends, screenwriter and biographer Gavin Lambert, talks about the glamorous and tragic life of Natalie Wood.
- Gavin Lambert Author, "Natalie Wood: A Life" (Knopf).
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