With an economy in tatters, people fleeing the war depend on the kindness of strangers. For some, it works remarkably well.
China, India and Pakistan are evacuating their nationals from Yemen as Saudi Arabia masses ground troops at the border.
Backed by fighter jets, Nigerian troops took on the Islamist militant group outside the city of Bauchi.
Utility workers reportedly discovered dangerous gas-line connections there in August, and they suspected somebody was illegally tapping a line.
Talks between student leaders and the government came to nothing, as did calls for the resignation of Chief Executive C.Y. Leung.
Amid protests and negative feedback from business leaders, Republican Gov. Mike Pence gives in to changing the Religious Freedom Restoration Act.