"Be careful of reading health books, you might die of a misprint."
—Mark Twain (1835-1910) [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] American author, humorist
- VIDEO: One-minute World News Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:05:57 GMT
- Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.
- VIDEO: Ukraine uprising: One year on Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:40:38 GMT
- Services have been held in Ukraine to mark the anniversary of the mass protests which sparked the downfall of former president Viktor Yanukovych.
- VIDEO: £3bn to fix crumbling Westminster Thu, 20 Nov 2014 23:17:00 GMT
- Taxpayers may have to spend more than £3bn to stop the Palace of Westminster turning into an unusable "ruin", the BBC has learned.
- VIDEO: 100-year-old sees ocean for first time Sat, 22 Nov 2014 05:36:19 GMT
- The moment a 100-year-old American woman, Ruby Holt, sees the ocean for the first time.
- VIDEO: YouTube studios for internet stars Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:27:26 GMT
- YouTube is investing millions of dollars to set up professional studios which are free to use for anyone who has at least five thousand subscribers.
- Military force: Not the way to win? Sat, 22 Nov 2014 03:18:04 GMT
- The nature of war has changed, says Jonathan Marcus, and military might is no longer a guarantee of success.
- Did Obama deliver for Hispanics? Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:40:36 GMT
- President Obama's immigration speech was a long-awaited moments for the United States' large Hispanic community. But it's what comes next that will matter most.
- Who will be Tunisia's next president? Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:29:23 GMT
- Tunisians go to the polls on 23 November to choose a new leader in what is hoped to be the first genuinely free presidential election in the country's history. The BBC explains the background to the election.
- Bahrain: Will polls fuel unrest? Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:34:05 GMT
- The people of the island kingdom of Bahrain go to the polls on 22 November in the first general election since the Arab Spring protests of 2011.
- VIDEO: Ferguson decision: A timeline of events Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:24:02 GMT
- Protesters and police in Ferguson are all part of a tense waiting game, wondering if a police officer will be indicted for the death of Michael Brown. A look at the events that lead to these circumstances
- Albania opens huge Cold War bunker Sat, 22 Nov 2014 22:50:01 GMT
- A secret five-storey bunker that Albania's communist regime built in the 1970s to survive a nuclear bomb opens to the public for the first time.
- 'Hitler' painting fetches $161,000 Sat, 22 Nov 2014 20:23:34 GMT
- A watercolour thought to be painted by Adolf Hitler sells at an auction in Nuremberg, Germany, for 130,000 euros (£103,000; $161,000).
- US stocks boosted by China rate cut Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:32:52 GMT
- US stocks close at yet another record high after China announced a surprise rate cut and the head of the European Central Bank hinted at further stimulus action.
- Aereo files for bankruptcy protection Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:56:07 GMT
- Aereo, the TV streaming upstart meant to take on US cable firms, files for bankruptcy protection after a Supreme Court decision threw the company's legality into doubt.
- Police make computer hijack arrests Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:21:26 GMT
- Fifteen people have been arrested, including four in the UK, in connection with the hijacking of computers.