UN: Nigeria's humanitarian crisis under constant neglect
A delegation from the United Nations is visiting camps in northeast Nigeria that are hosting people displaced by Boko Haram violence. More than two million people have been forced from their homes by the armed group.
The Syrian government is now in control of a major highway that allows goods to be transported as far to the east as Raqqa, an ISIL stronghold. But with the road blocked for now, trucks carrying supplies have ground to a halt.
Slums residents of Argentina’s capital fighting for change
The sprawling shantytowns in Argentina's capital are seen by outsiders as no-go zones, largely run by drug gangs and other criminal rings.
In fact, even emergency services stay away. So residents are doing things for themselves.
Donald Trump wants a Congressional investigation into his claim that Barack Obama tapped his phone during last year's election campaign.
The US president has provided no evidence for his assertions, which Obama has described as “completely false”.