Nick News Story Archive

Colorado Kid Sells Cocoa to Help a Friend

  By all accounts, 8-year-old Tristan Regini is a kid with a warm heart.   “I like to help the world,” he said, in an interview with ABC News.   So it didn’t surprise his

Circus Says It Will Stop Using Elephants

  For most of its 145 years, one of the main attractions of the Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus has been its elephants.   “The symbol of the ‘Greatest Show on Earth’ is

‘The Super Bowl of Mushing’

  That’s what some people call the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.   It’s considered Alaska’s premiere sporting event – an event that honors the sled dog and celebrates its importance to native Alaskan culture.

Julius Caesar ruled the Roman Empire from 49 BC to 44 BC.

What is ‘The Ides of March?’

If you haven’t read it yet, chances are you will in the next few years.   “It” is “Julius Caesar,” the famous play by William Shakespeare.   And the most famous line from that play

What’s the Reason for Daylight Saving Time?

  Spring forward, fall back.   That’s the easy way to remember what you’re supposed to do when Daylight Saving Time starts and ends.   At 2 a.m. on the second Sunday in March, we

An Arab-American boy does homework in Brooklyn.

New York City Schools to Give Muslim Students Two Holidays Off

  Sajida Judeh says she feels guilty about missing school on Muslim holidays.   “I don’t think they understand, like … the Ramadan, like when we fast,” said Sajida, a fifth grader from New York

Justice Department Report Finds Pattern of Racial Bias by Ferguson, Missouri, Police

  “I live in Ferguson, so I knew this,” said Tony Rice, one of the leaders of last summer’s protests there, in an interview with the Washington Post. “We always knew what was going on.”

Green eggs and ham

Kids Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ Birthday on ‘Read Across America’ Day

  Oksana Dyshuk says she loves “Green Eggs and Ham” – the book, at least.   “(It) was very funny,” said Oksana, a student at Smalley Academy in New Britain, Connecticut, in an interview with

Graham Moore, seen here, won the Academy Award for best adapted screenplay for the movie, “The Imitation Game.”

Academy Award Winner Has Message for Kids

  When it comes to speeches by Oscar winners at the Academy Awards, you never quite know what you’re going to hear until you hear it.   Most winners thank just about everyone they’ve ever

Beagle Wins ‘Best in Show’ at America’s Premier Dog Competition

    The finalists paraded around the floor of New York City’s famous Madison Square Garden like models on a catwalk.   Only they weren’t models – or cats.   They were dogs.   There