Behind the Headlines

Explore our world, one headline at a time.
World Book Editors break down the news in our Behind the Headlines feature allowing for a deeper understanding of the complex events that shape our world today. Behind the Headlines articles are carefully crafted presenting the latest national and world news, science discoveries, current events and other top stories and are simplified for young readers.

Remembering Auschwitz

by | Thursday, December 14, 2017 |

On December 1, in Madrid, Spain, an exhibition opened featuring artifacts and personal belongings...

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African American History: Montford Point Marines

by | Wednesday, February 8, 2017 |

In honor of Black History Month, today we look at the Montford Point Marines of World War II...

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