BBC World Service
The latest stories from the World section of the BBC News web site.
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Inside the New York courts for immigrant children
Former Manchester United boss David Moyes is named as the new manager of Spanish club Real Sociedad.
Veterans making history in Congress
Which part of the world has the people with the reddest hair?
How did 14-year-olds end up in the trenches in WW1?
The president of Guyana has suspended the national parliament to avoid MPs passing a vote of no confidence in his government.
Andy Murray takes on Milos Raonic on Tuesday evening knowing his ATP World Tour Finals hopes are on the line.
Former England captain Gary Lineker says Wayne Rooney deserves to be recognised as one of the nation's greatest players.
The lava flow from the Kilauea volcano is slowly crawling towards the village of Pahoa and officials have said the first house has been hit.
The US blacklists former Yemen president Ali Abdallah Saleh and two rebel commanders for threatening the country's peace and stability.
The White House expects 9.1 million people to enrol in health insurance through government websites by March, down on previous estimates.
European Space Agency officials say all is well ahead of this week's historic bid to try to land a probe on the surface of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko.
World number one Novak Djokovic sweeps past Marin Cilic 6-1 6-1 at the ATP World Tour Finals in London.
The UK is not seeking another Cold War with Russia, but Britain must stand up for its values, Prime Minister David Cameron has said.