World News Headlines for Kids

From BBC News

Rescue effort continues in Hiroshima
Rescuers are still combing through the site of a landslide triggered on Wednesday by torrential rain in part of Japan.
Neanderthals lived alongside humans
Humans and Neanderthals lived alongside each other in Europe ten times longer than previously thought, a new study suggests.
Watch: Protests still taking place in Missouri
Protests in the US state of Missouri are still taking place because people there say police don't treat black people and white people equally.
VIDEO: What is the Ice Bucket Challenge?
Thousands of people all around the world have been pouring cold ice water over themselves and filming it for the Ice Bucket Challenge.
VIDEO: Tornadoes hit northern Italy
CCTV shows a beach in the town of Arenzano in northern Italy being torn apart by a tornado.
Rain sparks deadly Japan landslides
At least 36 people are killed in landslides caused by heavy rain that buried houses in Japanese area of Hiroshima, according to the local police.
Watch: Iceland raises volcano alert level
Scientists in Iceland have warned that one the country's biggest volcanoes is showing signs it may erupt.
Children in Gaza return home
In a special report for Newsround, 11 year-old Riyanne and her family showed the BBC's Yolande Knell, how the fighting in Gaza has affected their home.
VIDEO: Russian cosmonauts go on spacewalk
Two Russian cosmonauts set off on a spacewalk from the International Space Station (ISS) to launch a nano-satellite.
Watch: Protests against police in Missouri, USA
Thousands of people are protesting in the US state of Missouri because they say the police there don't treat black people and white people equally.
VIDEO: Technology makes harvest easier
Over the past few years some very clever inventions have made the process of harvesting crops even easier.
VIDEO: 'Big Ben' clock tower gets cleaned
Cleaners have been working on the clock face on the Elizabeth Tower for the first time in since 2010.
VIDEO: Tourist attractions 'not accessible enough'
Some of Britain's biggest tourist attractions are being asked to do more to improve access for people with disabilities.
VIDEO: Tiny robots that can swarm together
A swarm of more than 1,000 miniature robots has been revealed by a team at Harvard University in the United States.
Yolo added to Oxford online dictionary
Yolo is among the latest new words added to the Oxford online dictionary.
Watch Newsround
Watch the latest update from Newsround, CBBC's news programme for children.
Guide: Gaza conflict
A short guide to the conflict in Gaza between Israel and the Palestinians.
Quiz: Quiz of the week
How much can you remember about past week's biggest news stories? Find out with Newsround's quiz of the week!
Watch: The week's weirdest news stories
Newsround takes a look at the top three weirdest news stories of the week!