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Monday, September 13, 2021
New York City public school students are going back to school Monday, but parents and educators are bracing themselves as COVID-19 infections continue to rise among children.
Sunday, August 29, 2021
There's a mini-golf course on the Brooklyn waterfront that isn't typical course. Each hole at Putting Green is designed around a climate change emergency affecting New Yorkers.
Tuesday, August 03, 2021
Jimmy Elidrissi left his native Morocco and came to America with the dream of being a film actor, instead becoming the star of the Waldorf-Astoria as the bellhop for 51 years. He died at 74.
Sunday, June 27, 2021
School district leaders worried about learning gaps caused by the pandemic are now putting a fun twist on an old fix: summer school.
Saturday, May 22, 2021
B-360, a nonprofit, uses dirt bikes to teach elementary and high school students math and science. "Just the excitement and the adrenaline. You can learn a lot from a bike," one participant says.
Saturday, May 15, 2021
B360 is a STEM program in Baltimore that uses dirt bikes to get kids interested in engineering while also recruiting riders as instructors and diverting them from the justice system.
Sunday, March 28, 2021
Nawal El Saadawi — unwilling to be married off at an early age and, in her words, "not really fit for the role of a wife" — coalesced an activist movement that inspired generations of Egyptians.
Wednesday, February 24, 2021
In areas with limited access to clean running water, hand-washing stations can help limit the spread of disease. But experts say not all taps are created equal.
Wednesday, December 23, 2020
His parents traveled 15 hours by bus to bring him to a clinic to save his life. He weighed 6 pounds. And he could be one of the fortunate ones.
Thursday, December 17, 2020
Many favorite holiday traditions could be treacherous this year because of the coronavirus. Here's how experts view the risks — and some creative, safer alternatives to keep up a festive mood.
Sunday, December 06, 2020
Photojournalist Danielle Villasana shares images from 'Entitlements,' a new exhibit that showcases the resilience and perseverance of children living through war and conflict around the world.
Tuesday, November 24, 2020
Folks in other countries have figured out ways to hold a safe traditional celebration at a time of quarantines and lockdowns. Here are a few hacks they've devised.
Sunday, November 22, 2020
Nominated by NPR readers, we highlight the story of seven women who overcame personal struggles through the pandemic – and how they found the strength to pull through.
Friday, November 20, 2020
And what about those outdoor tents that gyms and spin studios are setting up? Is it safe to exercise in there, too?
Tuesday, November 03, 2020
Readers are asking: Should we double up on masks for double the protection? Does gargling with mouthwash have an impact on the virus?
Sunday, May 10, 2020
New York City doctors, nurses and other health care workers are in the epicenter of the pandemic this Mother's Day. Here's how they feel about it.
Sunday, August 04, 2019
The annual Dragon Boat Festival took place in Flushing Meadows Park over the weekend.