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US President Barack Obama has visited Hiroshima in Japan

Barack Obama is the first serving American President to visit Hiroshima in Japan. It is the city which was destroyed by a US atomic bomb at the end of World War Two.

Pictures: Sydney lights up for annual festival

Take a look at the spectacular light festival that will be brightening up the Australian city of Sydney for the next three weeks.

Jose Mourinho: Five top facts you might not know

The former Chelsea manager is going to take over at Manchester United from Louis van Gaal, who has been sacked after two seasons. Check out our top five facts on Mourinho.

Inflatable pod problems for International Space Station

Astronauts on the International Space Station, trying to inflate a new space home, have hit a bit of a snag - it hasn't blown up properly! Ayshah's been finding out more...

Life in the Calais jungle: A child's story

Thousands of children have been forced to flee their home countries because of war there. Many of them travel hundreds of miles to find safety. Omar is one of the young people who made this journey, and now lives in a pop-up camp called the 'jungle' in Calais, in France. This is his story...

Worcestershire school kids on their dramatic bus ride home

A group of school children in a town in Worcestershire got more drama than they bargained for on their bus journey home when a bridge collapsed.

Jose Mourinho v Pep Guardiola: Manchester's huge new footy rivalry

Two huge names, two massive football teams, one city. We look at why English football fans have a super exciting season to come.

500 words winners announced

The winners of Radio 2's 500 words competition have been announced. Ricky caught up with Chris Evans to find out how the winners were chosen.

Kids take part in Premier League Schools Tournament

More than 350 children representing all 20 Premier League teams took part in the Premier League Schools Tournament.

Record-breaking giant mushroom found in Turkey

An enormous mushroom has been found in Turkey, which is so big it was mistaken for a rock.

Your European Union Referendum questions answered

There's a special vote called a referendum coming up in June. The result could have a big impact on how the UK is run. BBC Europe expert Katya Adler answers children's questions.

Pictures: Icelandic orcas spotted in sea off Scotland

Orcas from Iceland have been spotted along the east coast of the UK.

Winnie-the-Pooh's adventure to Buckingham Palace

Winnie-the-Pooh's latest adventure takes him to Buckingham Palace where he bumps into Prince George and The Queen.

500 Words: Refugee is Word of the Year say experts

Researchers from Oxford University Press have revealed that refugee is Word of the Year according to the BBC's 500 Words competition.

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Guide: What happened in Hiroshima?

In 1945, USA unleashed the most powerful weapon ever created on the Japanese city of Hiroshima in a secret plan they hoped would end World War Two. Here's a Newsround guide to what happened.

The week's weirdest news stories: Strange, Stranger, Strangest

Jenny has this week's weirdest news stories in Strange, Stranger, Strangest.

US election 2016: Who is Donald Trump?

Donald Trump is one of America's most famous billionaires but now he's trying to become the next president of the USA.

A look at the world from the sky with these drone pics

A French company has collected a series of incredible images taken by drones at some of the world's most famous or hard to reach locations.

Pictures: Pugs parade dressed in Star Wars costumes

Are you a fan of droids and dogs, or Princess Leia and pugs? Then look no further - the Force is strong with these pugs in a Star Wars-themed parade in America!

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