Daily news and current events for kids—
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September 27, 2016

Trump and Clinton Clash Over the Issues

Our Kid Reporter covers the first presidential debate.

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September 20, 2016

Monster Alert!

Baby “dragons” were born this summer in a cave in Europe.
September 15, 2016

How Will Pokémon GO Play Out?

Should kids be playing this summer’s smash-hit game, Pokémon GO?

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Record Breakers

Our Kid Reporter talks with some of the world’s most unusual people.

election 2016


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We’re looking for young reporters to cover “news for kids, by kids.”
Learn more about applying to our program for the 2016-’17 school year.


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