Daily news and current events for kids—
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December 1, 2016

A Furry Farewell

A pair of panda twins leaves the U.S. for China.

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November 28, 2016

Fidel Castro Dies at 90

The Cuban leader defied the U.S. for more than 50 years.
November 22, 2016

Trotting for a Cause

Many Americans spend Thanksgiving morning running in turkey trots, races that support charities.

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Record Breakers

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

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Solar Impulse Test Flight

Scholastic News takes to the skies to check out the first solar-powered plane.

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Sketch a Figure

Scholastic ART magazine demonstrates how to draw human figures.

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Exploring Mars

Scholastic News magazine attempts to uncover the secrets of the Red Planet.

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Dog Mayor

A video about a dog, who has been elected a town’s mayor