World News Headlines for Kids
From BBC News
- Pictures: Wildfires rage in California
- Thousands of people have been forced to leave their homes in northern California after a wildfire burning out of control doubled in size in just 12 hours.
- VIDEO: Teacher sets new Eskimo roll record
- A PE teacher from Nottingham has set a new world record for doing 30 Eskimo rolls in under a minute.
- Prince William replaces Kate on Malta trip
- Prince William has replaced his pregnant wife Kate, on an official visit to Malta.
- Alex Salmond to step down
- Alex Salmond is to step down as first minister of Scotland after voters decisively rejected independence.
- Scotland votes 'No' to independence
- Scotland votes to stay in the United Kingdom after rejecting independence.
- VIDEO: What happened on result night?
- Scotland votes to stay in the United Kingdom after rejecting independence. Here's how the historic night unfolded.
- VIDEO: What does Scotland's decision mean?
- The people of Scotland have voted 'no' to becoming an independent country but there will still be some changes to life in the country.
- VIDEO: Greenock - life in a shipbuilding town
- The town of Greenock on the west coast of Scotland was world famous for its shipbuilding but what is life like there today?
- VIDEO: 'My dad works on a North Sea oil rig'
- Ten-year-old Anna from Aberdeen in Scotland talks to Newsround about her dad's job. He's one of thousands of people who work offshore on oil rigs in the North Sea.
- VIDEO: Barra - life in the Outer Hebrides
- The Isle of Barra in the Outer Hebrides is one of Scotland's most remote communities, where around 1,000 people live and its airport runway is on a beach!
- VIDEO: Teenagers debate Scotland's future
- One week before Scotland votes to decide on independence, teenage first-time voters from around the country travelled to Glasgow to debate Scotland's future.
- VIDEO: Newsround in Scotland highlights
- The Scottish independence referendum is officially over. Here's a quick reminder of what Newsround got up to in the build-up to this historic vote.
- VIDEO: First buyer drops brand new iPhone 6
- The first person to buy the iPhone 6 in Perth, Australia, dropped his new gadget during an interview with a TV reporter.
- VIDEO: TV weather presenter breaks record
- Eli Kari Gjengedal has broken the world record for continuous weather presenting, with 33 hours on screen.
- VIDEO: Mexico and US hit by extreme weather
- Extreme weather is hitting the south-western United States with a heatwave and a hurricane causing chaos from California to Mexico.
- Watch: The colourful cosmos beyond our planet
- Twinkling stars and swirling gases - winning colourful visions of the night sky.
- British Ebola nurse travels to US
- A British nurse who recovered from Ebola travels to the US to donate blood to try to save the life of another victim of the virus.
- VIDEO: How to recycle your old footy shirt
- The National Football Museum in Manchester wants your old football shirts to help raise money for charity.
- Nasa picks astronaut ship designs
- The US space agency NASA has picked the companies it hopes can take the country's astronauts back into space - a capability lost when the shuttles retired in 2011.
- Watch Newsround
- Watch the latest update from Newsround, CBBC's news programme for children.
- Quiz: Quiz of the week
- How much can you remember about past week's biggest news stories? Find out with Newsround's quiz of the week!
- Comments: Your thoughts on Scotland result
- Scotland votes to stay in the United Kingdom after rejecting independence. What is your reaction to this decision?
- Your questions on Scottish vote answered
- On Thursday, people across Scotland vote on whether or not to become an independent country, separate from the UK. Newsround answers your questions.
- NR kids quiz Salmond and Darling
- Newsround viewers put their questions to the Scottish independence top rivals, Alex Salmond and Alistair Darling.
- Pictures: Northern Lights over Northern Ireland
- A selection of photos of the Aurora Borealis, which was visible from parts of Northern Ireland on Friday.
- Watch: The week's weirdest news stories
- Newsround takes a look at the top three weirdest news stories of the week!
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