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Alec Hamilton

Assistant Producer, WNYC News

Alec Hamilton appears in the following:

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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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.