Luke Allen, 29, nearly died while surfing with friends in Australia. He was floating near dolphins when a bull shark came up out of the water. "I looked down and saw a bull shark having a go at my leg," he said. NBC's Craig Melvin reports. (TODAY)
Syrian President Bassar Al-Assad vowed to crack down against those he blamed for trying to topple his regime. His forces shot at protestors and in a speech, he attacked the Arab League who've sent monitors into Syria. ITN's John Ray reports.