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Annmarie Fertoli

Associate Producer at WNYC

Annmarie Fertoli appears in the following:

Vets Test Virtual Reality to Conquer PTSD

Monday, January 19, 2015

Researchers are hoping a virtual reality treatment paired with a medication may help improve the way Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is treated.

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City Bans Solitary Confinement for Those Under 21 at Rikers

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

De Blasio administration eases off on young offenders, while imposing a controversial measure for violent inmates.

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Bratton Confirms NYPD Work Slowdown

Friday, January 09, 2015

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton is confirming a work slowdown, following reports that criminal summonses have declined by 90 percent.

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A Muslim Comic Reflects in Wake of Paris Tragedy

Thursday, January 08, 2015

When it comes to comedy, how far is too far?

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Gov. Mario Cuomo's First Love Was Baseball

Friday, January 02, 2015

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Filmmaker Ken Burns says that for Cuomo, baseball was about democracy.

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Unity and Anger Mark Funeral of Slain NYPD Officer

Saturday, December 27, 2014

As thousands gathered in Queens to mourn Officer Rafael Ramos, some police turned their backs when Mayor de Blasio began to speak

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New Year Means You Can't Just Throw Electronics Away

Friday, December 26, 2014

Starting Jan. 1, a New York state law will require all electronics to be recycled. That means you can't just stuff your old iPhone into the trash.

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Assessing the Role of Mental Illness in Shooting Deaths of Police

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

A forensic psychologist says other social factors may be more to blame.

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De Blasio, Bratton Urge Protesters to 'Stand Down' for Slain Officers

Monday, December 22, 2014

The mayor and the police commissioner are the latest to call for a moratorium on demonstrations until the two police officers fatally shot on Saturday are laid to rest.

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Tensions Mount Between Mayor, Police Unions

Monday, December 15, 2014

The conflict between Mayor de Blasio and the police unions has reached a new level of tension.

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Eric Garner Protests Incite "Powerful Political Theater"

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Veteran community organizer and activist L.A. Kauffman said the protests have a palpable sense of anger and grief.

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Demonstrations Continue, Despite Rainy Weather

Friday, December 05, 2014

Demonstrators took to the streets of Manhattan for another night on Friday, to protest a grand jury decision not to indict a police officer in the chokehold death of Eric Garner.

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DeBlasio, Bratton Unveil Details of Police Retraining

Thursday, December 04, 2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio and the NYPD are unveiling more details about new police training designed to improve police-community relations.

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City to Divert Thousands from Rikers and Into Treatment

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

The task force said that 400 individuals accounted for 10,000 jail admissions over five years. It said that 67 percent of those 400 were mentally ill and 99 percent use drugs or alcohol.

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MTA Kicks off Public Hearings on Fare Proposals

Monday, December 01, 2014

The MTA is considering raising base bus and subway fares by a quarter, from $2.50 to $2.75.
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Report: Taxi Medallion Prices Drop 17%

Friday, November 28, 2014

Apps like Uber may be changing the economics of being a driver-for-hire.

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City to Fast-Track Installation of Accessible Pedestrian Signals

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

The City Council has approved a bill that will triple the number per year of new traffic signals designed to assist the visually impaired.
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Small Business Yawns for Obamacare

Monday, November 24, 2014

To insure 1 million New Yorkers by 2016, Albany is counting on small businesses to lift a heavy load. So far, only 10,000 New Yorkers have enrolled. 

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Judge: Confession Can Be Used in Etan Patz Trial

Monday, November 24, 2014

A suspect with a low IQ understood his rights when he told investigators two years ago that he choked a 6-year-old boy to death in 1979, a judge ruled Monday.

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Rikers Reforms Aim to Curb Violence

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

The New York City Department of Correction has proposed a slate of reforms designed to reduce jail violence.

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