On December 22nd, the US government entered a partial shutdown. What’s a shutdown? Why? Who’s affected by it? So many questions, we know! Firs
Why do people protest? Last year, teachers across the United States went on strike to protest low pay and poor classroom conditions. In Armenia, peopl
Here’s a fun bit of news for the winter … Ninety-eight years ago, a town in Colorado banned something that many children cherish: snowball fights.
What’s in your school lunch today? Maybe a healthy sandwich, some veggie sticks, and perhaps a treat. Or maybe you got lunch at school, where the me
When the holidays come around, many of us will be getting on airplanes to visit friends and family or to embark on a much-needed vacation. If you’r
Remember that girl who stared down a bull last year in New York City? Well, she wasn’t a real girl but rather a statue of a little girl approximatel
When rules and laws are put in place in any country, there are usually good reasons for them. A tax, for example, can help pay for city infrastructure
On November 30th, George H.W. Bush, the 41st President of the United States, passed away in his home in Houston, Texas. He was ninety-four years old.