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Joel Rose

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New York Bombing Highlights Ease Of Making Homemade Explosives

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

The federal complaint against alleged New York bomber Ahmad Khan Rahami underscores how easily obtained household items can be turned into a powerful bomb by someone who knows what they're doing.

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More Details Emerge About Suspect In New York, New Jersey Bombings

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

More details are emerging about Ahmad Khan Rahami, the man suspected of planting the bombs that detonated over the weekend in New York and New Jersey. But investigators are still searching for a motive.

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Bombing Suspect Charged With Attempted Murder; More Charges Expected

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Ahmad Khan Rahami was charged with counts of attempted murder after a shootout with police in Linden, N.J.. Rahami is suspected of planting explosive devices that detonated in New York and New Jersey.

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New York Attorney General Opens Probe Into The Trump Foundation

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says he has opened an investigation into the Trump Foundation after reports found potential wrongdoing.

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'The Gefilte Manifesto': A Loved, And Loathed, Jewish Staple Gets Updated

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Gefilte fish was a staple of old world Jewish cuisine. But many Americans can barely look at the stuff. Now two chefs in Brooklyn want to reboot gefilte fish and other classic Jewish foods.

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In Fight Against Islamophobia, Muslim Americans Focus On The Ballot Box

Saturday, September 10, 2016

After three Muslims were killed recently in Queens, community leaders in New York and elsewhere say Islamophobia is at a high, even 15 years after Sept. 11. Their solution: getting out the vote.

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Jury Selection Begins In New Jersey 'Bridgegate' Trial

Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Jury selection begins Thursday in the case of two allies of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. They're on trial for their alleged roles in lane closures at the George Washington Bridge in 2013. Christie is not on trial, but evidence could reveal new information about whether he was aware of the lane closures.

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In An NYC Stairwell, One Of Keith Haring's Murals May Be In Peril

Tuesday, September 06, 2016

The celebrated street artist painted the mural in a former convent that offered low-cost housing in the '80s. Now the church that owns the building is strapped for cash and has asked tenants to leave.

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New Residential Towers Bring Big Changes To New York's Skyline

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

The New York skyline is undergoing big changes with more than a dozen super tall residential towers going up now. Many of the global ultra-rich who buy these apartments spend just a fraction of the year in them. Critics say they're paying a much lower tax rate than full-time New York residents. But defenders say these luxury buildings support a lot of good jobs and contribute to the local economy.

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New NYPD Commissioner Led Shift Toward 'Community Policing'

Friday, August 05, 2016

Incoming NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill takes the job at a challenging time for American policing. O'Neill is a 33-year-old police veteran who's overseen the department's shift toward a "community policing" model. NPR went to the Bronx, where O'Neill once served as commanding officer, to find out how the rollout is working.

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NYPD Commissioner William Bratton To Step Down Next Month

Tuesday, August 02, 2016

New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton is resigning his post. Bratton led the department through a challenging time for policing in America.

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Military Veterans Dismayed By Trump's Feud With Muslim Soldier's Family

Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Military veterans in the battleground state of Pennsylvania are following the war of words between Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and the family of slain U.S. soldier Humayun Khan. Even some Trump supporters are dismayed by his remarks. But that may do little to change their opinions of the candidate.

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Developers Recycle Suburban Office Parks For New Age

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Suburban office parks and corporate campuses look increasingly like dinosaurs as corporate America downsizes and chases a younger workforce into city centers. But some developers are trying to recycle older office parks for the information age.

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NYC Correction Officers' Union Head Charged In Corruption Probe

Wednesday, June 08, 2016

The head of the New York City corrections officers union was arrested Wednesday on corruption charges. It's the latest development in a probe of alleged corruption inside the NYPD and City Hall.

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New Jerseyans Chew Over What To Call Their Favorite Pork Product

Thursday, June 02, 2016

In North Jersey, it's called Taylor Ham, and in South Jersey, it's pork roll. The governor and Legislature are taking sides. Even President Obama brought it up during a visit to the Garden State.

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In 'Unlocking The Cage,' A Man Fights To Achieve Legal Rights For Animals

Monday, May 30, 2016

Unlocking the Cage is the latest from filmmakers D.A. Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus. Pennebaker made his name with the Bob Dylan documentary, Don't Look Back, and Monterey Pop. For some 40 years, he and Hegedus, his wife, have collaborated on award-winning films such as The War Room, about Bill Clinton's presidential campaign.

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In A Lawsuit, New York Accuses Domino's Pizza Of Wage Theft

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

It's the latest chapter in a long campaign against wage theft by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. His office has already recovered millions of dollars in wages for low-income workers.

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At 80, Carla Bley Keeps Looking Toward The Next Composition

Thursday, May 19, 2016

The pianist and composer, a force on the jazz scene for 50 years, celebrated her 80th birthday with a gala concert and new album — and she has another album on the way.

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New Jersey's Anti-Discrimination Law Is 'Just A Tool' To Protect Gender Identity

Monday, May 16, 2016

Seventeen states have legal protections to prevent discrimination against transgender people in areas like housing and employment. But just having a law on the books doesn't change people's attitudes.

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Public Defenders In The Bronx, N.Y., File Lawsuit Over Court Delays

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Public defenders in the Bronx filed a lawsuit Tuesday against lawmakers in New York. They charge that courts are chronically understaffed, jeopardizing the right to a speedy trial for many defendants.

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