Annmarie Fertoli

Associate Producer at WNYC

Annmarie Fertoli appears in the following:

Do the Tabloids Drive New York City's Political Agenda?

Friday, September 04, 2015

This summer, the city's big ticket news items have been pulled straight from the tabloids. We're taking a look at how much influence these publications have on our daily news. 

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Supporting (or Opposing) the President's Iran Deal Is Complicated Politics

Friday, September 04, 2015

Congress will vote soon on the President's much-debated Iran nuclear deal. But what's really influencing lawmakers' decision making on this — the merit of the agreement or politics?


A Really Serious Investigation into Why We Watch Cats Do Dumb Stuff

Friday, September 04, 2015

Admit it. You waste hours watching cats on the web. But why? A new exhibit at the Museum of the Moving Image seeks to find out.

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Gone Are the Days of Hailing a Cab

Thursday, September 03, 2015

At last, cab drivers have their own app, which launched this week. It's called Arro, and it's the taxi equivalent of Uber.


Rep. Nadler Says Iran Deal Isn't Perfect, But He'll Support It

Friday, August 21, 2015

Congressman Jerrold Nadler is the first Jewish member of New York's congressional delegation to express support for the president's much debated deal with Iran.

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City Lawmakers: 911 Should Accept Text Messages

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Supporters say the system could be used in emergency situations where people are unable to make a voice call for help, but may be able to transmit the details via text instead.


Perseid Meteor Shower To Light Up Night Sky

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Experts say during peak hours early Thursday, there may be as many as one or two meteors visible per minute.


Men Wearing Shorts to Work: Fashion Forward or Faux Pas?

Wednesday, August 05, 2015

It's hard to say whether men wearing shorts to work is becoming a trend or not. But many are proudly freeing their knees.

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In Brooklyn, an Open Casket Sparks Conversations About Gun Violence

Monday, August 03, 2015

A stark visual: a gold, open casket filled with illustrations of the effects of shooting — and a mirror.


New York's Medical Marijuana Program Moves Forward

Friday, July 31, 2015

State health officials have chosen five companies to grow and dispense the drug.


Mental Health Effects of Sandy Still Reverberating Three Years Later

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Researchers found many New Jersey residents are still suffering in the aftermath of the storm.

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Even With Redesign, Your Flight From LaGuardia Might Still Be Late

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Some airline experts say the changes won't solve LaGuardia's real problem.

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The New Momentum Behind the Push for Higher Wages

Thursday, July 23, 2015

A New York State wage board has recommended the state's fast food workers be paid a minimum of $15 an hour.

The increase is expected to be phased in over three years in the city, and six years in the rest of the state — if officials approve it.

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Doctorow's Roots in New York Ran Deep

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

The novelist was born in the Bronx, and went on to teach at New York University.


The Impact of Bystander Videos

Thursday, July 16, 2015

In the wake of the death of Eric Garner, bystander videos continue to spur national conversation and change. 


Harper Lee's Controversial 'Watchman' a Reminder of 'Painful History'

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Go Set a Watchman, the prequel to To Kill a Mockingbird, was released Tuesday.


Clinton Outlines Economic Agenda, But Offers Few Specifics

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Monday's speech at The New School was short on details.


After 44 Years, Maria Bids Sesame Street Farewell

Friday, July 03, 2015

Award-winning actress and writer Sonia Manzano announced this week that she won't be returning next season.

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Fallout From the Gay Canvassers Study

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

One expert says the scientific community is rethinking its procedures and practices.


Politicians Keep Fundraising, Even Without Campaigns

Friday, May 22, 2015

It's not illegal. But it can be confusing.