A Princess Picks Love Over Title November 2, 2018

Last summer, we reported that Princess Mako of Japan announced her engagement. While that’s news in and of itself, it was the tradition behind the e

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

Take A Walk, Find A Sword? October 26, 2018

Earlier this summer when eight-year-old Saga Vanecek was splashing in the waters of a southern Swedish lake, she was hoping to find respite from the h

The Sixth Looooongest Bridge Opens October 26, 2018

It’s not the longest bridge in the world (that title goes to the Danyang-Kunshan Grand Bridge, another bridge in China), but it was still a big deal

Sit Tight … It’s Going To Be A While October 26, 2018

Singapore Airlines restarted its flight route from New York to Singapore this month, making it the world’s longest flight. The flight lasts approxim

A Royal Announcement October 19, 2018

Queen Elizabeth II has had a busy year. First it was the birth of Prince Louis, the third child of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. Then there was t

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

Game Over For MariCar? October 19, 2018

It looks like it’s officially “Game Over!” for Mari Mobility Development, the company that lets tourists ride around Tokyo in go-karts while dre

Will They Or Won’t They? October 12, 2018

In July, Macedonia (the country, not the territory) and Greece came to an agreement on the name Macedonia. The country of Macedonia would be renamed t

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