Fires Ravage California November 17, 2018

Some have called the charred remains of a city called Paradise, California, a war zone. Others have likened the fire-enraged area to an apocalypse. Fo

Why Not Treat Yourself? November 16, 2018

It’s almost that time of year in the United States when the president pardons a turkey, you and your family gather around the dinner table for an in

One Contest, Two Winners November 16, 2018

Not too long ago, Amazon launched a contest among cities to help the giant company decide the location of its second headquarters. Even though current

How Do Interesting Ideas Begin? November 9, 2018

With a single step! This week, Todd Bol, the founder of the Little Free Library, died. His journey creating an organization that built tens of thousan

Video Games At The Olympics? November 2, 2018

“If only the Olympics included video games!” Ever said that before? If you have, recent news might be encouraging. The International Olympic Com

Ethiopia’s Changing Things Up November 2, 2018

A lot of changes are happening in Ethiopia. In April, Abiy Ahmed took over as Prime Minister of Ethiopia when former Prime Minister Hailemariam Desale

The Man Behind The Puppets October 26, 2018

Remember Big Bird, the big yellow bird who lives on Sesame Street, and Oscar the Grouch, the green monster who lives in a garbage can on that same str

We’ll See You In Court! October 19, 2018

What do you think a college considers when deciding whether or not to admit a student? Grades? Probably. Test scores? Sure. Extracurricular activities

A First For Belgium October 19, 2018

Congratulations are in order! Why? Because this week Belgium made history by electing its first black mayor. Seventy-one-year-old Pierre Kompany won t

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