Abraham Lincoln – The Great Emancipator Daily News Article

Abraham Lincoln – The Great Emancipator

- Abraham Lincoln was born on February 12, 1809...

Hank the Governor Friday's Editorial Cartoon

Hank the Governor

- A cartoon with questions requiring the student to demonstrate understanding of the cartoonist's intended meaning.

News quiz for week ending 2/15/19 Friday's News Quiz

News quiz for week ending 2/15/19

- A quiz with questions relating to the week’s Daily News Articles.

George Washington’s Advice Thursday's Editorial

George Washington’s Advice

- When George Washington took the oath as first President of the United States on April 30, 1789, he added this four-word prayer of his own: "So help me God."

Fact checking the fact-checkers Wednesday's Media Bias

Fact checking the fact-checkers

- You can’t produce an unbiased fact-check establishing that a person's opinion is conclusively false. You’re just writing an op-ed piece.

World #1 – Thai princess running for prime minister in historic first Tuesday's World Events

World #1 – Thai princess running for prime minister in historic first

- Ubolratana's brother, King Vajiralongkorn, does not support her bid for prime minister, calling it "inappropriate" in a televised address.

World #2 – Sri Lanka leader ends 43-year moratorium on capital punishment Tuesday's World Events

World #2 – Sri Lanka leader ends 43-year moratorium on capital punishment

- Convicted drug dealers will be executed in the next two or three months as part of a national narcotics crackdown.

World #3 – South Korea signs deal to pay more for U.S. troops Tuesday's World Events

World #3 – South Korea signs deal to pay more for U.S. troops

- President Donald Trump has insisted that South Korea and other allies shoulder more of the cost of maintaining U.S. bases on their soil.

Extras!

Papal Swiss Guard keep cool heads with 3-D helmets

- The new helmets are made of a thermoplastic.

“Everyone’s life is valuable.”

- Ashton Kutcher’s Facebook post quickly went viral, with more than 7.5 million views and 4,000 comments.

Sumo

- Japanese sumo champion Kisenosato to retire after losses

Iceland’s Northern Lights

- Beautiful Sight, Risky Drives

Did you pick up money on Route 3? Police say you have to return it

- Police: $510K spilled from armored truck on NJ road, $300K still missing.

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