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Alec Hamilton

Assistant Producer, WNYC News

Alec Hamilton appears in the following:

Spitzer Talks Politics in Rare Albany Appearance

Monday, October 22, 2012

Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer talked about politics during his first public appearance in New York's capital since a prostitution scandal forced him from office in 2008.

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Parent Activists Concerned About Student Database

Monday, October 15, 2012

A data-sharing agreement inked between the state Department of Education and a private nonprofit last week may led to confidential student information being used for commercial purposes, parents activists claim.

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Syria's Weapons Crisis, the Cyber-War with Iran, and Preparations for Another Presidential Debate

Monday, October 15, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan about arms in Syria, the recent cyber-attacks on a Saudi Oil Company, and the second round of presidential debates.

Weather Takes a Bite Out of Apple Crop

Monday, October 08, 2012

A warm winter followed by a late freeze have taken a bite out of the tri-state’s apple orchards – with many in New York predicting they will produce less than half as many bushels as they did last year and farms in New Jersey also seeing a decline.

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The Election Less Than A Month Away

Monday, October 08, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan about the presidential campaigns and the coming vice presidential debates.

Venezuelans Flock To New York to Cast Their Vote

Sunday, October 07, 2012

A chilly rain didn't stop hundreds of Venezuelans from gathering to vote in their country's presidential election.

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Presidential Debates, the Investigation into the Embassy Attack, and the Death of a Publishing Giant

Monday, October 01, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan about what to expect during Wednesday's first presidential debate and the latest revelations about the attack on the embassy in Libya that led to the murder of U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three others. Then, Sanger remembers the late New York Times publisher Arthur "Punch" Sulzberger.

A Wild Week on the Campaign Trail as World Leaders Meet in New York

Monday, September 24, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan about the presidential campaigns and the UN General Assembly this week.

 

A Flock of Sheep Descend on Bryant Park to Kick Off ‘Wool Week’

Sunday, September 23, 2012

Bryant Park, in midtown Manhattan, is set to welcome a new sort of visitor this week: Thirty sheep will be making their home in the park in a 40-foot-by-40-foot, plexiglass-enclosed area where they will be able to roam and munch on the grass.

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With the Help of Others, Team Israel Plays Ball

Thursday, September 20, 2012

The World Baseball Classic is underway in Jupiter, Florida.  It's the third time since 2005 that the international baseball tournament has taken place. And while some countries such as the U.S. and Japan are known for their skill on the diamond, another country is also making its way through the tournament with the help of a New Yorker.

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City to Take Bids on Ball Court, Dog Run Sponsorship

Monday, September 10, 2012

Corporate sponsorship could soon become a reality as the city’s parks department this week solicits bids from companies angling to sponsor one of the city’s 631 basketball courts or one of its 55 dog runs

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Soho Street Vendors to Sue NYPD, City Over Seizure of Goods

Wednesday, September 05, 2012

Street vendors will file suit against the NYPD and the city on Wednesday for what they say is illegal seizure of property following a crackdown in Soho last Spring.

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Union Jobs in Private Sector Fall in New York City

Tuesday, September 04, 2012

Though the number of jobs in New York City has rebounded to pre-recession levels, the number of union jobs in the city has declined, according to a new report by CUNY.

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The Eye of the Convention Storm and The Israeli Nuclear Threat

Monday, September 03, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan about what happened at last week's Republican National Convention and previews this week's Democratic National Convention. Then Sanger discusses the threat of nuclear strikes on Iran from Israel. 

Storm Preparations at the RNC and Memories of the First Man on the Moon

Monday, August 27, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan about what Tropical Storm Isaac means for the Republican National Conventions, and remembers the first man on the moon.

Presidential Campaigning and the Threat of an Attack on Iran

Monday, August 20, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan about the U.S. presidential campaigns, and the threat of a strike against Iran's nuclear complex.

Rising Water Temperatures in Long Island Sound Brings a Change in Fish

Sunday, August 19, 2012

Water temperatures are rising in the Long Island Sound, and bringing a change in the fish population, a new report finds.

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Paul Ryan as Mitt Romney's VP Running Mate

Monday, August 13, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan about the selection of Paul Ryan as Mitt Romney's running mate. 

 

Former Gov. Spitzer Says City Should Pressure Gun Sellers through Purchasing Power

Friday, August 10, 2012

While Mayor Michael Bloomberg has stepped up calls for greater gun control in the wake of the recent massacres in Wisconsin and Colorado, former Governor Eliot Spitzer says the mayor is overlooking a powerful tool at his disposal — the city's buying power.

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Suspect Identified in Twitter Threat

Thursday, August 09, 2012

The New York Police Department confirmed they have identified the Twitter user who allegedly sent out a threat to commit a mass-shooting at a Broadway show.

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