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She Dreams of Margaritas: Whatever It Takes To Run 26.2 Miles

Sunday, November 02, 2014

WNYC
The 44th running of the New York City Marathon had the largest field in its history. And its spectators were as boisterous, heartfelt and witty as ever.

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Chinese Artists Want Your Help Mopping Times Square

Sunday, November 02, 2014

The collective Polit-Sheer-Form-Office hopes their upcoming art performance will get people to stop... and help clean up NYC.

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Three Movie Stars, One Loveless Take on Marriage

Sunday, November 02, 2014

Ewan McGregor, Cynthia Nixon and Maggie Gyllenhaal star in a chilly production of Tom Stoppard's "The Real Thing," now on Broadway.

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The Play That Changed Tom Stoppard

Sunday, November 02, 2014

"The Real Thing," which is back on Broadway, shows the emotional side of the famous playwright of cerebral works. 

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This Week in Politics: Cuomo, Christie Bet the Farm

Saturday, November 01, 2014

WNYC
Cuomo is focused on the minutia of New York ballot lines. Christie has made the nation his target. Both men have a lot at stake. 

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An Uncomfortable Conversation About Religion and Ethnicity

Saturday, November 01, 2014

A dinner party conversation turns brutal in Ayad Akhtar's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama "Disgraced," now on Broadway.

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Appeals Court Ruling Clears Way for Stop-and-Frisk Reforms

Friday, October 31, 2014

WNYC
The long-lasting court battle over the NYPD's use of stop-and-frisk appears to finally be over.

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Bronx Honors New Yorker Edgar Allan Poe on Halloween

Friday, October 31, 2014

Edgar Allan Poe , the godfather of Gothic horror, spent his last years in a farmhouse in the Bronx where he wrote "Annabelle Lee," "The Bells" and "The Cask of Amontillado." 

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Where in the World is Chris Christie?

Friday, October 31, 2014

WNYC
Check out this interactive map that follows the governor on his whirlwind campaign to 19 states in the last days of the Republican push to control statehouses and the U.S. Senate. 

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Taking On Cory Booker

Friday, October 31, 2014

WNYC
Jeff Bell just moved back to NJ after 31 years away. On Tuesday, he’ll be up against one of the most deep-pocketed politicians in the state. Does the social conservative stand a chance?

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Days Before He Was to be Promoted, Top NYPD Official Steps Down

Friday, October 31, 2014

Philip Banks III was the department's highest uniformed officer and highest-ranking minority. 

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Cranes Over Buffalo

Friday, October 31, 2014

WNYC
The upstate city, which voted against Gov. Cuomo four years ago, is on the cusp of a comeback with a promised $1 billion state investment. But not everyone is feeling the glow.

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Learning to Love the Entirely Inadequate but Completely Indispensable Disaster Industry

Friday, October 31, 2014

Huge storms like Katrina and Sandy are here to stay; the firms that manage recoveries should be, too. But if this is going to work, five big things need to change.

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JFK and Newark FAQ for Flying in from the Ebola Zone

Friday, October 31, 2014

If you're trying to avoid a state-ordered quarantine on your way back from West Africa, here's what you need to know. 

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Rudy Giuliani’s Most Reviled Artist Is Back

Friday, October 31, 2014

It’s been 15 years since the mayor threatened to cut funding to the Brooklyn Museum over Chris Ofili’s painting of a black Virgin Mary covered in feces. 

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26.2 Miles and a Night At a Stranger’s House

Friday, October 31, 2014

Airbnb hopes sponsoring this year’s New York marathon will turn runners into loyal guests. What it won’t do: get the New York Attorney General off its back.

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Why Do We Keep Getting Disaster Recovery Wrong?

Thursday, October 30, 2014

NJ Spotlight
Two years after Sandy and nearly a decade after Katrina, a look at how we screwed up and what we have learned.

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Filmmaker Returns to West Africa to Bear Witness to Ebola

Thursday, October 30, 2014

WNYC
Public health researcher Janet Tobias is joining her film crew in Liberia and Sierra Leone for the next few months.

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Thomas Menino, Boston's Longest-Serving Mayor, Dies at 71

Thursday, October 30, 2014

A spokeswoman said in a statement that Menino passed away in the company of family and friends.

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Biking While Quarantined

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Nurse Kaci Hickox defied Maine's mandatory isolation again Thursday when she went on a bike ride with her boyfriend.

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