Arun Venugopal is a reporter and the creator of Micropolis, WNYC’s multi-platform series examining race, sexuality, religion, street life and other issues that define New York City. He has been with the station since 2005, and has covered a wide range of stories, including the death of Sean Bell, the controversy over the Park 51 mosque and community center and Occupy Wall Street .
What do heroes eat?
Wednesday, February 03, 2010 - 01:54 PM
If you're one of the search-and-rescue dogs who came back from Haiti last week, you eat heart-shaped cookies. But first you sniff them for explosives, crystal meth or gluten.
Such a good dog!
These K-9s, I'm told, are the only ones in the country that can find people trapped in rubble and tear the limbs off a violent perp.