The UN Security Council strongly condemned North Korea's latest rocket launch and promised to take punitive steps.
Donald Trump said he does not have to win the New Hampshire primary vote to secure the nomination.
Thousands of Syrians were stranded at the border with Turkey after escaping a Russia-backed government offensive in Aleppo.
A white Chicago police officer has filed a lawsuit against the teenager's estate, arguing the shooting left him traumatised.
Michel Martelly stepped down as Haitian president, leaving a deeply divided country in the hands of a disputed interim government.
Pope Francis will visit some of the poorest and most violent corners of Mexico on his first visit as pontiff.
Two Cambodian children have been killed trying to prise open a discarded rocket-propelled grenade with an axe, police said.
About 2 000 people, mostly women, protested in downtown Sarajevo against a ban on wearing a hijab headscarf.