Each Daily News Article contains comprehension and critical thinking questions, found below the article. In addition, we provide “Background” and “Resources” (including video clips, maps and links) below the questions to give students a better understanding of the news story. Sign-up to receive a FREE daily email with answers to the questions.April 20194/4/2019 - Sony’s facial recognition robot dog banned in Illinois - CNet4/3/2019 - U.S. Navy leads training to fight pirates - AP at Navy Times4/2/2019 - World #1 – Greenland’s shrinking glacier now growing again - Voice of America4/1/2019 - 40 Congressmen send letter asking Navy for SEAL’s release from pre-trial confinement - Military TimesMarch 20193/29/2019 - National Vietnam War Veterans Day - Cleveland Plain Dealer3/28/2019 - Google still secretly building censored search engine for China - The Intercept3/27/2019 - European Union votes to stop moving clocks twice a year - Compiled from Sky News, BBC, DW and Reuters3/26/2019 - World #1 – Russian military planes seen landing in Venezuela - Reuters3/25/2019 - PA legislation to protect babies with Down syndrome - Times Leader3/18/2019 - Spring Break 20193/15/2019 - A rise in depression among teens could be linked to social media use- NPR3/14/2019 - Trump pushing allies hosting US troops to cover full cost of deployment plus some extra - Compiled from UK Daily Mail and Telegraph3/13/2019 - Middle school bans food delivery services for students - ABC News5 Cleveland3/12/2019 - World #1 – Days-long blackout in Venezuela has killed 21 people- The UK Guardian3/11/2019 - High school student saves for over 2 years to buy his friend a new wheelchair - KTHV, NY Post and CNN3/8/2019 - Philadelphia becomes first U.S. city to ban cashless stores - Compiled from PhillyVoice and the WSJ3/7/2019 - CBP officials: Surge in migrants at Mexico border - New York Post and El Paso Times3/6/2019 - Trump terminates preferential trade status to India, Turkey- UPI3/5/2019 - World #1 – U.S. deploys THAAD missile defense system to Israel - Reuters3/4/2019 - Judge rules women are not exempt from draft registration - CNN Wire and UPI3/1/2019 - Trump cuts short North Korea summit saying: ‘Sometimes you have to walk’ - Fox NewsFebruary 20192/28/2019 - Senate Democrats block Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act - Fox News2/27/2019 - US press booted from Vietnam hotel - New York Post2/26/2019 - World #1 – Botswana considers ending ban on elephant hunting - UPI, BBC, NY Post, WAMU and Reuters2/25/2019 - FAA requires drones to list ID number on exterior - Reuters2/22/2019 - U.S., Central America launch plan to crack down on people smugglers - Reuters2/21/2019 - Effort to lower voting age to 16 in Oregon - Compiled from Oregon Statesman Journal, OPB and WGNO2/19/2019 - World #1 – Iran bans pop group after female guitarist sings solo - France 242/18/2019 - George Washington, Father of our Country2/15/2019 - Abraham Lincoln – The Great Emancipator2/14/2019 - California to Pull Troops from US-Mexico Border in Rebuke to Trump - Compiled from Reuters, US News and Press TV2/13/2019 - CA to scale back $77 billion high-speed rail project - Reuters2/12/2019 - World #1 – Thai princess running for prime minister in historic first - UPI2/11/2019 - Indiana lawmakers consider requiring students to pass citizenship test - UPI2/8/2019 - US astronauts heading back to space on American rockets in July: NASA- New York Post2/7/2019 - State police unions unanimously oppose legalizing marijuana - New York Post2/6/2019 - 2019 State of the Union - Compiled from CNN, Bloomberg and Politico2/5/2019 - World #1 – Iran bans dog walking in public in effort to discourage dog ownership - New York Post2/1/2019 - CBP Makes Largest Fentanyl Bust Ever at Arizona Border - NBC NewsJanuary 20191/31/2019 - Too cold for mail: Polar vortex brings subzero temps to Midwest, USPS suspends service - AP at ABC 7 News1/30/2019 - New trend: Busloads of migrants dropped off in Mexico walk across border into U.S. - CNN1/29/2019 - World #1 – Poland: Memorial held at Auschwitz on International Holocaust Remembrance Day - Compiled from EuroNews and NPR1/28/2019 - Next year, the US will export more energy than it imports. That hasn’t happened since 1953 - CNN Business1/25/2019 - U.S. recognizes assembly leader as interim president of Venuzeula- UPI1/24/2019 - Supreme Court agrees to hear first gun rights case in a decade - UPI1/23/2019 - Fuller video casts new light on Covington Catholic students’ encounter with Native American elder - USA Today1/22/2019 - World #1: Turkey seeks arrest of New York Knicks player Enes Kanter - Compiled from WSJ and FoxNews1/18/2019 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day 20191/17/2019 - Justice Department says all interstate online gambling is illegal - Fortune and AP1/16/2019 - 2019 State of the State addresses1/15/2019 - World #1 – Group of Lima nations to deny entry to Venezuelan officials - UPI1/14/2019 - New York state officials fighting legalization of marijuana - New York PostDecember 201812/19/2018 - (Back on Jan. 14) – Teen vaping declared an epidemic - ABC News12/19/2018 - Merry Christmas and Happy 2019!12/18/2018 - World #1 – Gandhi statue removed in Ghana - BBC News with NY Post12/17/2018 - Trump administration announces sweeping change to US policy for Africa - VOA (Voice of America) News12/14/2018 - U.S. pushes U.N. to ban Iran from pursuing nuclear weapons - Reuters12/13/2018 - Trump signs order aimed at revitalizing economically distressed communities - The Hill12/12/2018 - Google CEO denies any bias in the company - CBN News12/11/2018 - World #1 – Italy: Suspected mafia members arrested in coordinated international raids - France2412/10/2018 - New York City Police Department unveils new drone system - CNN12/7/2018 - Payless fools social media influencers with a fake luxury store - Fox News12/6/2018 - Oldest U.S. survivor of Pearl Harbor dies at 106 - AP / SunJournal12/5/2018 - Former President George H.W. Bush remembered - Reuters12/4/2018 - World #1 – Denmark to banish foreign criminals to remote island- London's Daily Telegraph12/3/2018 - More than 1,000 aftershocks rock region after big quake in Alaska - CNNNovember 201811/30/2018 - Fearing espionage, U.S. weighs tighter rules on Chinese students- Reuters11/29/2018 - Trump to have packed schedule of bilateral meetings at G20 - Reuters11/28/2018 - Ukraine declares martial law after Russia attacks military ships - New York Post11/27/2018 - World #1 – Czechs join other EU states rejecting U.N. migration plan - Reuters11/26/2018 - Mexico agrees to, then denies, deal to house asylum seekers in Mexico - New York Post11/16/2018 - Thanksgiving 201811/15/2018 - Trump announces his support for criminal justice reform legislation, saying it’s ‘the right thing to do’ - Compiled from CNN, Fox, CNBC, NPR11/14/2018 - Hamas, Israel trade heavy fire after deadly incursion - New York Post11/13/2018 - U.S. #1 – ILLINOIS: ‘Ghost’ soldier gets hero’s welcome - Chicago Daily Herald11/9/2018 - Veterans Day 2018 – Bells to ring 100 years after the end of WWI - Stars and Stripes11/8/2018 - Trump third president in 100 years to gain Senate seats in midterm election while losing House seats - MarketWatch11/7/2018 - China’s latest recognition technology can ID people by how they walk - AP at New York Post11/6/2018 - World #1 – World war what??- USA Today and VOA News11/5/2018 - Record-breaking early voting in 2018 midterms - New York Post11/2/2018 - Why you should care about state elections and ballot measures - NCSL.org11/1/2018 - Trump says birthright citizenship ‘will be ended one way or the other’ - Compiled from Reuters and The Epoch TimesOctober 201810/31/2018 - What you need to know before the midterm election - Los Angeles Times10/30/2018 - World #1 – Conservative beats socialist in Brazil presidential election - Reuters10/29/2018 - DHS unveils Trump’s first completed border wall project - Washington Examiner10/26/2018 - Amazon met with ICE officials to sell its facial recognition system - The Washington Post10/25/2018 - Judge blocks New Hampshire law requiring new voters show proof of residency - Reuters10/24/2018 - Trump confirms U.S. to end nuclear arms treaty with Russia - UPI10/23/2018 - World #1 – Norwegian WW2 hero who thwarted Nazis’ nuclear ambitions in daring raid dies at 99 - Reuters10/22/2018 - Highway crashes up in states that legalized marijuana - UPI10/19/2018 - ‘Simply not flushable’: Thousands of pounds of wipes clog sewer system - Compiled from reports at WDSU, ABCNews4, Live5News, Post and Courier10/18/2018 - Honduras, Guatemala move to stop migrant caravan after Trump threatens to cut aid - Compiled from Associated Press and Reuters10/17/2018 - US targets 5 criminal organizations – to “take them off our streets for good” - Times of Israel10/16/2018 - World #1 – Saudi journalist who criticized crown-prince disappears - Reuters10/15/2018 - UN criticized over new human rights council members - BBC