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Object of Interest Washes Ashore Amid Search for Missing Flight 370

Object of Interest Washes Ashore Amid Search for Missing Flight 370

KID News April 23, 2014 0

(PERTH, Australia) — An unidentified object washed ashore in Australia, and investigators are trying to determine if the object is related to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. According to a press release from Australian authorities,

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Death Toll Mounts in South Korean Ferry Sinking

Death Toll Mounts in South Korean Ferry Sinking

KID News April 23, 2014 0

JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images(SEOUL, South Korea) — One week after a ferry sank off the coast of South Korea, the death toll continues to climb. As of Wednesday, at least 150 people have been confirmed

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Object Washes Ashore; Connected to Flight 370?

Object Washes Ashore; Connected to Flight 370?

KID News April 23, 2014 0

(PERTH, Australia) — An unidentified object washed ashore in Australia, and investigators are trying to determine if the object is related to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. According to a press release from Australian authorities,

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Ukraine Security Chief: At Least 130 Russian Officers Leading Efforts in Eastern Ukraine

Ukraine Security Chief: At Least 130 Russian Officers Leading Efforts in Eastern Ukraine

KID News April 23, 2014 0

Genya Savilov//AFP/Getty Images(KIEV, Ukraine) — At least 130 members of the Russian intelligence service and military are leading uprising efforts in Eastern Ukraine, the director of Ukraine’s national security service said Tuesday. In a

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US To Deliver Helicopters to Egypt, Clears Partial Military Assistance

US To Deliver Helicopters to Egypt, Clears Partial Military Assistance

KID News April 23, 2014 0

iStock/Thinkstock(CAIRO) — The United States cleared Egypt to receive some military assistance, following a conversation Tuesday between Secretary of State John Kerry and Egyptian foreign minister Nabil Fahmy. The Obama administration approved the delivery

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American Journalist with Vice News Detained in Ukraine

American Journalist with Vice News Detained in Ukraine

KID News April 23, 2014 0

iStock/Thinkstock(SLOVIANSK, Ukraine) — An American journalist has been reportedly detained by unidentified people in uniform in Eastern Ukraine. Simon Ostrovsky, a reporter with Vice News, was captured. Vyacheslav Ponomarev, the self-proclaimed “People’s Mayor” of

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South Korea Ferry Victim Who Gave Friend Life Jacket Laid to Rest

South Korea Ferry Victim Who Gave Friend Life Jacket Laid to Rest

KID News April 23, 2014 0

Kim Doo-Ho/AFP/Getty Images(SEOUL, South Korea) — Before he dove into the cold and murky waters of South Korea’s southwest coast, Jung Cha-Woong gave his life jacket to a scared classmate, saving his friend’s life

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US Appoints Special Representative for Central African Republic

US Appoints Special Representative for Central African Republic

KID News April 23, 2014 0

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — As fighting in the Central African Republic continues, the United States announced the appointment of a special representative to the area on Tuesday. The Bureau of African Affairs reported the designation of

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Kim Jong-un’s Baby Photos Foreshadow His Future

Kim Jong-un’s Baby Photos Foreshadow His Future

KID News April 22, 2014 0

Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images(PYONGYANG, North Korea) — Kim Jong-un’s baby photos surfaced Tuesday through Korean Central Television, North Korea’s state broadcaster. The youngest son of Kim Jong-il eventually became his father’s successor as leader of

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US Sending Troops to Countries Neighboring Russia for Exercises

US Sending Troops to Countries Neighboring Russia for Exercises

KID News April 22, 2014 0

U.S. Army Photo by Visual Information Specialist Markus Rauchenberger(WASHINGTON) — The U.S. is sending about 600 Army soldiers to Poland, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia — all Russian neighbors — for bilateral training exercises prompted

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