Nick News Story Archive
President Obama, speaking in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Friday

President on Immigration Reform: ‘I’m Not Giving Up’

  “I will never give up,” President Obama said on Friday, during a speech on immigration reform at Del Sol High School in Las Vegas, Nevada.  “I will not give up.”   The President spoke

Twelve-year-old Mayeli Hernandez, testifying before Congress during the summer

Nick News Talks with ‘Border Kids’

  Twelve-year-old Mayeli Hernandez wiped tears from her eyes, as she testified before members of the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington, D.C., this past summer.   “One of the reasons I left my country

Kids Give Thanks

  If you have toys, food, a loving family and a warm home, then you have a lot for which to be thankful.   Some kids don’t have all of that – or any of

A homeless man sleeps inside a church in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Kids Help the Homeless at Holiday Time

  Imagine going to bed at night without a blanket to keep you warm.   For a lot of homeless people, no imagination is required to picture that.   For many of them, it’s a

Kids Say No to Smoking – And Say You Should, Too

  “I’m definitely not smoking when I grow up.”   That’s what 13-year-old Paul Avila told the Daily Star, his local newspaper in Delhi, New York, the day before the Great American Smokeout.   Paul

A silhouette of an elephant

Seattle Zoo to Say Goodbye to Its Elephants

  Chai will soon have a new home — Bamboo, too.   They’re elephants – the last two elephants left at Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo.   And on Wednesday, zoo officials announced that they intend

Buffalo is no stranger to big snowstorms, as this photograph from December 2010 shows.

Six Feet of Snow Around Buffalo!

  And if the forecasters are right, even more is on the way.   Buffalo, New York, is known for its frigid, snowy winters.   But this week’s snowfall is being called one for the

Number of Homeless Kids in the United States Hits Record High

How many kids are in your class at school?   Thirty?   Well, according to a newly released report, there’s a good chance that one of those kids is homeless.   “As a nation of

This photograph shows the Philae spacecraft landing on Comet 67-P Churyumov Gerasimenko on Wednesday.

Batteries Not Included: Comet Mission Shuts Down, For Now at Least

  Don’t you hate it when your favorite toy conks out because of dead batteries?   Well sometimes, that happens to grown-ups, too.   The European Space Agency (ESA) says its Philae spacecraft – the

A football and pom-pom

One Plays Football, The Other Cheers Her On: The Story of Two Texas Twins

  If you went to a Gladewater Middle School football game this fall, you couldn’t miss the Smith sisters.   There was Grace, on the sideline, cheering the team on.   And Paige was there,