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First-Time Filmmakers Explore How Romance and Autism Intersect

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

The team behind "Autism in Love" said they want to challenge misconceptions that people with autism don't want romance.

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Report: Assembly Speaker Profited from Mother's Embezzlement

Monday, April 20, 2015

In a plea deal, Carl Heastie's mother was to sell family property to repay the non-profit workplace, where she stole money. She died soon after, and he ignored judge's order.

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NYC Businesses Only Recycle a Fourth of Their Waste: Report

Monday, April 20, 2015

One environmental lawyer says the city's commercial recycling rate is at the "back of the pack" compared to other rates nationally.

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Cuomo Travels to Cuba to Get New York's Foot in the Door

Monday, April 20, 2015

Governor Andrew Cuomo has become the first American governor to visit Cuba since relations were re-established with the communist nation.

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How Airbnb Built An Online Marketplace Off the Grid in Cuba

Monday, April 20, 2015

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Cuba has a tricky business landscape and hardly any internet, so to do business there Airbnb looked to local experts.

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Subway Ridership Hits 65-Year High

Monday, April 20, 2015

The MTA says 1.75 billion people rode the subway in 2014, and Brooklyn riders are leading the way.

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WNYC Wins Peabody for 'Chris Christie, White House Ambitions, and the Abuse of Power'

Monday, April 20, 2015

WNYC's coverage of Governor Chris Christie and the Bridgegate scandal wins a major award.

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Cuomo Is First U.S. Governor to Visit Cuba as Relations Thaw

Monday, April 20, 2015

The two-day state visit is aimed at fostering greater economic ties between New York and Cuba.

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Latest Newscast From the WNYC Newsroom

Monday, April 20, 2015

Here are the stories we're following today.

Hack Attacks on City Computers

Monday, April 20, 2015

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Russian hackers broke in to a city computer system at least five times last year. It was six months before anyone noticed. Just how safe are we?

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Stringer: City Shelters Harming Animals

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Although some long-term management problems have been fixed, the City Comptroller finds municipal shelters still rife with poor record-keeping — and ripe with odors.

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The Bible and Pakistan in a Brooklyn Gallery

Sunday, April 19, 2015

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A new show by art students features sculpture, painting and other media set around the theme of finding a sense of place connected to where the artists are from.

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When a Puppet Goes Bad

Friday, April 17, 2015

After the success of Avenue Q, puppets are back on Broadway in "Hand to God."

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New Study Looks at 9/11 Health Effects on EMS Workers

Friday, April 17, 2015

EMS workers who responded to the World Trade Center are suffering from chronic digestive problems, difficulty breathing problems and depression. 

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Vatican Ends Investigation of American Nun Group

Friday, April 17, 2015

Is this savvy public relations from the so-called "Cool Pope" or a step toward real change?

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NJ Pension Boards Question Wall Street Fees

Friday, April 17, 2015

Trustees say management fees are way up, and the way the state explains them is confusing.

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Making Art Out of Doomed Lives

Friday, April 17, 2015

Playwright Octavio Solis and novelist Justin Torres explain how their writing reflect their own struggles growing up, and that of many who are living on the edge.

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Why 'Listening' Has Helped Hillary Clinton

Friday, April 17, 2015

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The candidate for president relies on a technique that left a lasting positive impression on her New York constituents.

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Binge-Watching 'Wolf Hall'

Friday, April 17, 2015

Hilary Mantel's award-winning novels are now on Broadway.

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Brooklyn Joins the 'Breastfeeding Empowerment Zone' Movement

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams launches a new proposal that will let mothers breastfeed in public.

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