World News Headlines for Kids

From BBC News

Pistorius sentenced to five years
Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to five years in prison for killing his girlfriend.
Watch: Paralysed man can walk again
A paralysed man can walk again after a new therapy transplanted cells from his nose into his damaged spinal cord.
Chat: How is the weather affecting you?
Gales and heavy rain are expected across the UK today and we want to know how it's affecting you.
New Banksy mural appears in Bristol
A new mural by street artist Banksy, a version of Vermeer's Girl with a Pearl Earring, is painted on a wall in his home city of Bristol.
VIDEO: Injecting garlic to help trees
A group of scientists have been testing out a new vaccine using garlic, to help stop the spread of disease in trees.
VIDEO: Women break skydiving world record
117 women in California have broken two world records in formation skydiving.
Watch: Investigation into power station fire
An investigation has started to find out how a massive fire started at a power station in Oxfordshire.
VIDEO: Avalanche survivor talks of escape
A British man who survived an avalanche in Nepal has been talking about how he escaped.
William and Kate's baby due in April
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's second baby is due in April, Kensington Palace have announced.
Watch: Charity trying to raise awareness of Ebola
Nigeria is expected to be declared free from Ebola after more than six weeks without any new cases.
Watch: Hurricane Gonzalo hits Bermuda
A massive storm has hit Bermuda in the Atlantic Ocean, with winds of about 185km per hour.
VIDEO: The umbrella made of air
A company has created an umbrella that uses an air 'force field' to protect you from the rain.
VIDEO: North Korean leader reappears
More than five weeks after disappearing from the public eye North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, is spotted again.
"More child poverty in the future"
A report out today says 1.4 million children in the UK are affected by poverty.
VIDEO: The ship helping to fight Ebola
Take a look around the massive Navy ship that's preparing to help the fight against Ebola in West Africa.
VIDEO: Robot dragon versus giant spider
A giant spider and a huge dragon have faced one another in battle at Beijing's Olympic Park.
Comet whizzes past Mars
Scientists got a close up view of a comet when it made a dramatic journey past Mars.
Hurricane Gonzalo clear up in Bermuda
The clear up begins after a massive storm hit Bermuda in the Atlantic Ocean
Nearly 400 rescued in Himalayas
Search teams rescue nearly 400 trekkers in total after a deadly storm hit a popular Himalayan trekking route.
Watch Newsround
Watch the latest update from Newsround, CBBC's news programme for children.
Watch: The week's weirdest news stories
Newsround takes a look at the top three weirdest news stories of the week!
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!
Meet the Viking treasure hunter
Meet the man who discovered a huge hoard of Viking treasure buried under the ground in Scotland.
Watch: Your Ebola questions answered
We speak to a virus expert to answer some of your questions you sent in on Ebola.