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Alec Hamilton

Assistant Producer, WNYC News

Alec Hamilton appears in the following:

Global Developments, Domestic Employment Numbers, and the Taxes of Presidential Candidates

Monday, August 06, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan about the situation in Syria, the U.S. economy, and the continually contentious presidential elections. 

Want a Front Row Seat to the Mars Landing? Try Times Square

Sunday, August 05, 2012

New Yorkers who want to witness the  historic landing Sunday of the Mars Planetary Rover Curiosity can do so from Times Square.

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Israel and the Economy in the Presidential Campaign

Monday, July 30, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan about Mitt Romney's trip to Israel and the role of the U.S. economy in the campaigns.

Baked Apple: Fruit Vendors Struggle With Summer Heat

Sunday, July 22, 2012

Fruit vendors at green market carts around the city say they have been struggling to keep themselves cool and produce fresh in the stifling summer heat.

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Trans Fat Ban Has Made Fast Food in NY Healthier: Study

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

The city's ban on trans fats in fast food is making a difference in New Yorkers' diet, a Department of Health study published Tuesday shows.

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Developments in the US Presidential Campagn and the LIBOR Scandal Heads to New York

Friday, July 13, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan about politics domestic and Egyptian, and the British banking scandal.

Queens Councilman Pushes for NYPD Reform After Triple Slay

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

A Queens Councilman called on residents to come forward with information about the shooting that left three men dead in Queens over the weekend – but also pushed for a reevaluation of police practices, which he says has eroded public trust.

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Elction-Year Tax Policy and Conflict in Middle East

Monday, July 09, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Brian Zumhagen about the Bush-era tax cuts, the European economy, US military presence in Iran, and Egyptian politics.

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Queens Casino Bus Was Speeding at Time of Crash

Thursday, July 05, 2012

A Queens-bound bus was apparently speeding when it careened out of control outside the city and crashed Wednesday, injuring 24 people on board, investigators said.

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The Affordable Care Act, Sanctions in Iran and the Mexican Presidential Election

Monday, July 02, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Lance Luckey about the Affordable Care Act, new sanctions against Iran, and yesterday's presidential elections in Mexico.

Conservative West Side Presbyterian Church Preps for First Gay Wedding

Monday, June 25, 2012

The most conservative Presbyterian Church on Manhattan’s West Side is preparing to host their first gay wedding.

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Egypt Elects a President

Monday, June 25, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan about the elections in Egypt and the future of Egyptian foreign policy.

 

Brown Outs, Scattered Outages as City Nears Record Energy Use

Thursday, June 21, 2012

The city is bracing for near record-breaking energy demand on the second day of sweltering 90-degree temperatures. There have been scattered outages since the heat began, and expects those to continue throughout the heat wave.

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Sizzling Start to Summer

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for the New York City area where temperatures are predicted to top 100 degrees on Wednesday. "This is a very big deal, and we should all be very careful," said Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

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International Elections and the US Presidential Campaign

Monday, June 18, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan about the elections in Egypt and Greece, the recent loss of message amidst U.S. presidential campaigning, and the debate over cyber-warfare.

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Air Strikes, Policy Leaks, and Gaffes on the Campaign Trail

Monday, June 11, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan about last week's air strike in Afghanistan, the President's campaign gaffe, and his problem with the word "leaks".

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The United States Faces Iran, Cyber Worms, Foreign Policy During an Election Year

Monday, June 04, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, talks to Brian Zumhagen about the nuclear development situation in Iran and the United States' covert opposition using cyber attacks.

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Memorial Day Around New York

Monday, May 28, 2012

New York City's Memorial Day observances included both parades and solemn ceremonies. And with sunny skies and temperatures reaching the mid-80s, thousands of people spent their Memorial Day holiday at New York's parks and beaches.

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Beaches, Parks and Zombies: How to Spend the Weekend

Saturday, May 26, 2012

Memorial Day weekend marks the official start of summer, and with that all public beaches in New York City are officially open. But there will be plenty of other things to do this weekend, if the beach isn't your scene.

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Diplomatic Relationships with China and South Korea

Monday, April 30, 2012

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about U.S. diplomatic relations with China and South Korea.

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