Some of these children have never even seen life outside prison but one woman is trying to help.
Kilauea volcano sends ash 30,000ft (9,100m) into the sky and residents are advised to shelter.
With Ireland set to vote on legalising abortion, do people living in its cities and its countryside see the issue differently?
Video shows a customer threatening to call immigration authorities on staff at a New York restaurant.
A village ravaged by decades of mining is struggling after the mines closed.
The BBC goes undercover to expose the EU passport black market in Turkey.
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
The US and North Korea have very different ideas on what denuclearisation means.
Scientists warn this could lead to more outbreaks of disease and affect people who are already ill.
A high-tech solution being tested in Iceland gets rid of waste carbon dioxide by pumping it 1,000m underground.
Wanuri Kahiu talks about Kenya's decision to ban the film, and its success at the Cannes Film Festival.
The move will boost PayPal's in-store presence as competition in the digital payments sector grow.
Writer Barrett Holmes Pitner explains why he thinks American racism is unique.
Hawaii's Kilauea volcano exploded and sent ash flying thousands of metres into the air.
The vehicle caught fire on a Texas motorway after crashing into the central reservation.
Gun rights advocates say they will sue the city of Boulder after it voted to ban semi-automatic rifles.
Clemantine Wamariya, who fled the Rwandan Genocide aged six and is a human rights advocate, makes a plea for peace.