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Famous folk narratives from around the world

By Jose Peralta ’16

Fox and Crane

Once upon a time, a fox invited a crane for dinner, but the fox served porridge on a plate, so the crane couldn’t eat dinner at all due to its beak. 309 more words

Jose Peralta

Some Hoverboard Owners Experiencing Buyer's Remorse

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Take them back!

That’s the feeling of some people who snatched up wildly popular hoverboards for the holidays but now have buyer’s remorse after seeing new videos of… 271 more words


Politicians Push to Legalize Hoverboards in New York City

Hoverboards have been pulled from online retailers and banned from airplanes, but three New York City politicians are nonetheless looking to legalize the two-wheeled motorized scooters in New York City. 538 more words

David Weprin

Officials Call For Safety Upgrades After Queens Teen Killed In Hit-And-Run

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Over the candles and flowers, the family of 17-year-old Ovidio Jaramillo wept and prayed Thursday as elected officials called for better lighting and other safety improvements at Northern and Junction boulevards in Queens. 140 more words


Next Week/This Week: Il Mio Cuomo


1. LaGuardia Airport: Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Vice President Joseph Biden announced on Monday at a meeting of the Association for a Better New York a planned $4 billion overhaul of the 76-year-old Queens plane hub, a revamp that will raze the decrepit current four terminals and erect a new, unified transit center more than three times as large as the old one and connected to train and ferry service—bringing 18,000 new jobs. 1,100 more words

Bill De Blasio