30 October 2014 Last updated at 07:28 ET

Burkina Faso parliament set ablazeBurkina Faso's parliament on fire (30 October 2014)

Protesters angry at plans to allow Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore to extend his 27-year-rule set fire to parliament in the capital.


Rescuers at the scene of the disaster on Wednesday (29 October 2014)Sri Lanka rescue effort intensified

Rescue workers in Sri Lanka intensify their search for survivors of a tea plantation landslide which is feared to have buried more than 100 people.

Ms Hickox in a tent in Newark, New JerseyUS faces Ebola quarantine test case

A nurse who cared for Ebola patients in Sierra Leone is fighting the US state of Maine over its right to quarantine her against her will.

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