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Europe heatwave: Why are temperatures on the continent soaring?

France has recorded its all-time hottest temperature amid a European heatwave that has prompted governments to issue health alerts, urging people to keep cool. Several...

How G.I. Joe Paved the Way for Collectible Action Figures

On my desk are several action figures, ranging from the heroic (Superman) to the historic (Alexander the Great) to even the academic (Freud). But...

A Tuneful Broadway Boot Camp for Youthful Aspiring Stars

On a recent afternoon in Chelsea a group of teenagers joined hands, bowed their heads and prayed to Idina Menzel. Yes, Ms. Menzel, who won...

Hudson River Museum junior docents learn art, history, life

The first day Jared Pitcan was assigned to give tours of the Hudson River Museum's exhibit on the art of video games, he realized there...

5 Ways To Overcome A Gambling Addiction

In the 1968 film "Funny Girl," Barbra Streisand's character falls in love with Nick Arnstein, a dashing con artist whose reckless gambling causes them...

The Private Passions of Rose Cleveland, The Lesbian First Lady of The White House

If Pete Buttigieg is elected president he would become the first out-gay president, the first not-out gay president being, in all probability, James Buchanan (1857-1861). Chasten Buttigieg,...

Watch Teen Kids News Full Episode | June 19th – June 28th, 2019

A BLOCK:  Teen Kids News attended the SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) national conference, which was this time in Washington DC. As Emily reports,...

Linked to bullying and even murder, can anonymous apps like Kik ever be safe?

Nicole Madison Lovell, a 13-year-old school girl from Virginia, chatted with an 18-year-old man over anonymous messaging app Kik before he allegedly killed her...

Yoox Net-A-Porter Group Announced Its “Incredible Girls of the Future” Competition

In recent years, some members of the style industry have continued to work hard towards creating a sustainable future for shoppers and fashion brands. Although companies...

8 Facts You Might Not Know About the Donner Party

In April 1846, a group of pioneers who came to be known as the Donner-Reed Party departed Springfield, Illinois, headed for the Mexican province...