American dream increasingly found in cities, not suburbs

For decades, the American dream for many has been to live in a family home in the suburbs, but more and more families now choose to live in city centres, forcing the suburbs to work hard to appeal to young people. Duration: 02:32 Jan 25, 2014

Madagascar strongman clears way for elected successor

Madagascar leader Andry Rajoelina stood down Friday, symbolically handing over power ahead of his elected successor's inauguration, a move designed to steer the Indian Ocean island out of crisis. Duration: 00:59 Jan 25, 2014

Explosions strike Cairo police headquarters

A car bomb struck Cairo police headquarters on Friday, killing at least four people in an early morning blast heard across the Egyptian capital, police and health ministry officials said. Duration: 00:58 Jan 25, 2014

Blast outside French church in Rome as Hollande visits

A small explosive device went off outside a French church in central Rome, causing only material damage in an incident France's embassy to the Vatican said could be linked to President Francois Hollande's visit Friday. Duration: 01:02 Jan 25, 2014

NGO screens S.Sudanese refugees at Kenyan border

Every day, over 1,000 South Sudanese refugees flee the fighting in their home country, crossing into Kenya, Ethiopia and Uganda, where emergency teams from Doctors Without Borders are providing medical and humanitarian aid. Duration: 01:05 Jan 25, 2014

Kiev protesters expand camp after crisis talks fail

Ukrainian protesters Friday expanded their protest camp in Kiev closer to the administration of President Viktor Yanukovych, after crisis talks to end Ukraine's worst crisis since its 1991 independence ended in deadlock. Duration: 00:48 Jan 25, 2014

Rough start for Syria talks as sides sit apart

The first talks between Syria's warring sides were off to a rough start on Friday after the United Nations failed to convince regime and opposition delegates to sit in the same room. Duration: 01:08 Jan 25, 2014

Thousands protest extreme right ball in Vienna

Thousands of people rallied in Vienna Friday to protest the staging of an annual ball hosted by an extreme right party in a palace in the heart of the Austrian capital. Duration: 00:31 Jan 25, 2014