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  • When Race and Drugs Intersect, Children More Likely to Enter Foster Care

    An NJPR investigation found that black children in New Jersey are more than twice as likely as white children to be taken away when parental drugs are involved.

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  • David Wildstein: “A Great Boss”

    The Christie Tracker Podcast

    MSNBC’s Steve Kornacki remembers his days working for the man at the center of Bridgegate.

  • Officials to Release Hurricane Season Forecast

    Hurricane season officially runs June 1 through Nov. 30. But this season's first storm, Tropical Storm Ana, came ashore in North Carolina earlier this month

  • Four Ways New Yorkers Could Feel the Sale of Time Warner Cable

    2.6 million New Yorkers will be sending their monthly checks to a different cable company if Charter Communications is successful in its bid to acquire Time Warner Cable. 

  • New Plan for the Beleaguered Nassau Coliseum

    The plan calls for 3.4 million square feet of development on the 91-acre site in Uniondale. 

  • Swiss Open Criminal Proceedings in 2018, '22 World Cup Votes

    The announcement came only hours after six soccer officials were arrested and detained by Swiss police pending extradition at the request of U.S. authorities.

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  • A Hopeful Study... Debunked

    On The Media

    A study found a short conversation with a gay person could make people more open to marriage equality, and the media reported it as a hopeful sign. But the findings were faked.

  • Live Video Apps Like Periscope Make Life Even Less Private

    Morning Edition

    Video cameras are everywhere — from those in smartphones to security cams. And just when you thought it couldn't get harder to hide, live-streaming video apps are raising new questions about privacy.

  • In California, Technology Makes Droughtshaming Easier Than Ever

    All Things Considered

    As California's drought continues, social media and smart phone apps let just about anyone call out water waste, often very publicly.

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