Sometimes, it seems as though almost everything in the news is negative. There are so many depressing, or sad, stories on the fronts of newspapers and websites. And some of our stories from this week haven’t been very pleasant, or nice, either. They’ve included stories about terrorism; the problems of Italy’s former leader, Silvio Berlusconi; and a man who was forgotten in prison! So, for today’s Week in Review, I’ve got something that’s different – and hopefully, more positive and fun – for you. I’ll tell you about it after this.  Continue Reading…

Next month is the 12-year anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the United States. A lot has changed since that day, but one thing has remained the same: terrorists are still a threat to the United States.  Continue Reading…

Today, on the DailyCast: the strange story of Italy’s Silvio Berlusconi.  Continue Reading…

Imagine this: you’re locked up in a jail cell, and the guard tells you that he’ll be right back. But he never returns. That might sound like a nightmare, but it actually happened to one man. And I’ll tell you his story after this.  Continue Reading…

Of all the problems in world politics, one of the most difficult ones to solve is how to make peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians. Well now, for the first time in three years, leaders from both sides have finally begun talking to each other. And the hope is that their words will finally lead to peaceContinue Reading…

This weekend, let’s listen to the music of summer. Continue Reading…