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Daniel P. Tucker

Associate Producer, WNYC News

Daniel P. Tucker appears in the following:

Mayor Welcomes $29M Hunts Point Grant

Friday, December 09, 2011

The $29 million boost to the Hunts Point Produce Market in the Bronx that is being funded by state economic development dollars is welcome news to Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

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Iran, Egypt, and the GOP Race for President

Monday, December 05, 2011

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about Iran, Egypt, and the GOP race for president.

City Failed to Collect $9M in Hotel Taxes: Report

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

The Bloomberg Administration has failed to collect taxes from 92 hotels in the city to the tune of $9 million excluding fines and interest, according to an audit from the city comptroller's office.

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Upheaval in the Arab World

Monday, November 28, 2011

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about Egypt, Syria, Yemen, and Libya.

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Jehovah's Witnesses Spend Thanksgiving Knocking on Doors

Thursday, November 24, 2011

Jehovah's Witnesses don't celebrate Thanksgiving. Instead, members of the religious sect take the day to increase their door-to-door evangelism.

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Deficit Super Committee Still Deadlocked Days Before Deadline

Monday, November 21, 2011

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about the deadlocked supercommittee.

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Breaking Down the Republican Presidential Debate

Monday, November 14, 2011

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about Sunday night's Republican presidential debate.

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Record Number in City Shelters: Report

Wednesday, November 09, 2011

There are more than 41,000 New Yorkers living in the city's homeless shelters — the highest number ever, according to to a new report from the Coalition for the Homeless.

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Bronx Hospital Fire Forces Evacuation

Wednesday, November 09, 2011

A two-alarm fire in the basement of the Montefiore Medical Center Thursday afternoon forced hospital workers to move 170 patients from two intensive care units and two emergency rooms to unaffected areas of the building, according to a hospital spokesperson.

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Worker Dies in Brooklyn Building Collapse

Wednesday, November 09, 2011

Investigators continued to sift through the rubble of the Brighton Beach building that collapsed, killing one worker and injuring four others.

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Building Collapses in Brighton Beach

Tuesday, November 08, 2011

Firefighters said one worker died and four others were injured after a five-story building under construction collapsed in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn, Tuesday afternoon, trapping them underneath.

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Iran's Nuclear Program, Herman Cain After the Sexual Harassment Allegations

Monday, November 07, 2011

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about Iran's nuclear program and Herman Cain.

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At 'Teach-In' Cooper Union Community Grapples With Tuition Proposal

Friday, November 04, 2011

Cooper Union students, faculty and alumni are pitching fundraising ideas as the school's administration considers charging tuition for the first time to address a $16.5 million budget deficit.

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Rent Reduction Allows St. Mark's Bookshop to Stay Open

Thursday, November 03, 2011

The financially struggling St. Mark's Bookshop in the East Village will stay open after its landlord, Cooper Union, agreed to reduce its rent by 12.5 percent and forgive $7,500 in back rent.

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Pakistan, Afghanistan, and the GOP Race for President

Monday, October 31, 2011

In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, speaks to Kerry Nolan about Pakistan, Afghanistan, and the GOP race for president.

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OWS Protesters to Occupy Halloween with Giant Puppets and Superhero Costumes

Monday, October 31, 2011

Artists and other creative protesters from Occupy Wall Street plan to "Occupy Halloween" with superhero costumes and several giant puppets, including a 12-foot-long Wall Street bull and a 40-foot Chinese dragon-inspired Brooklyn Bridge puppet complete with puppeteers dressed as police officers.

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Brooklyn Museum Fetes 1920s Art in 'Youth and Beauty' Show

Friday, October 28, 2011

The Jazz Age is on display in a new exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum, but it's not the sort of decadent world depicted in many novels of the era, according to the museum’s curator of American Art.

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Zuccotti Park Greenmarket Relocates Due to Occupy Wall Street

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Zuccotti Park Greenmarket patrons will have to get their winesap apples, broccoli rabe and hot pear cider on West Broadway, now that the farmers' market has relocated there due to Occupy Wall Street.

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Dance Companies Apply for Business Training to Get a Leg Up

Monday, October 24, 2011

Small to mid-sized Brooklyn performing arts dance companies can now apply for 14 free months of professional development through the Brooklyn Academy of Music and the DeVos Institute of Arts Management.

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Niche Market | Typewriters

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

New York is a city of specialists from foodies to academics, laborers to shopkeepers. Every Wednesday, Niche Market will take a peek inside a different specialty store and showcase the city's purists who have made an art out of selling one commodity.

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