Public schools in West Virginia have been closed for almost a week because teachers were protesting low pay raises. They have now agreed to go back to work on Thursday.
Published in February 2018
Strong storms and heavy rains have hit many central US states. The rains have caused the worst floods the area has had in over 20 years.
Mexico's president, Enrique Peña Nieto, was planning to visit the US soon. But after an unhappy phone call with US President Donald Trump, he has decided not to come.
A famous stolen painting was found by French government officers on Friday, February 16. Where did they find it? Inside a suitcase on a bus!
Seychelles, a small island nation near Africa, has found a new way to pay the money it owes. It will protect the sea.
Syrian and Russian planes have been dropping lots of bombs on an area near Syria's capital this week. The bombs are killing hundreds of people who are not soldiers, including children.
A radio show host in St. Louis gave birth to her baby on the air. The radio station worked with the hospital so that listeners could hear as the baby was being born.
McDonald's began selling a meatless burger in Sweden and Finland. It is very popular.
A volcano in Indonesia called Mount Sinabung erupted on Monday. It shot ash and smoke into the sky over 3 miles high.
Some people were excited that there was a new emoji for a lobster. But the picture of the lobster didn't have the right number of legs. Now it does.
A tall garbage dump in Mozambique fell down on people who were living in or near the dump. The accident killed at least 17 people and hurt many more.