Enjoy this week’s roundup of selected stories from God’s World News—the unique Christian current events program for kids. Help your children learn to read age-appropriate news stories critically, to sift for the truth, and to relate knowledge and biblical wisdom to daily life.
A Whopper of an Idea
Burger King added a new item to its menu in a test market: a meatless burger! The fast food chain tested no-beef burgers in 59 Burger Kings in St. Louis, Missouri. The “Impossible Whoppers” were a hit! Read more: https://kids.wng.org/node/4094
Found: Stolen Bible
A 17th-century Geneva Bible stolen from a Pittsburgh library has been recovered. It was among more than 300 rare books, maps, and atlases discovered missing from the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh last year. Read more: https://kids.wng.org/node/4091
Japan’s New Emperor Ascends
On May 1, Japan witnessed a rare handover of its Chrysanthemum Throne by a living emperor. New Emperor Naruhito ascended the throne on Wednesday. His aging father Akihito abdicated Tuesday night. Read more: https://teen.wng.org/node/5337
A new study finds that computer usage correlates with increased inactivity in Americans. People spend close to a third of their waking hours sitting down. That inactivity increases health risks. Read more: https://teen.wng.org/node/5332
Samsung Delays Galaxy Fold
The highly anticipated release of Samsung’s foldable phone has been delayed. The folding phone has breaking issues. This public launch push back is a setback for Samsung and the smartphone market generally. Read more: https://teen.wng.org/node/5333
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