Joel Rose

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New York City Asks Drivers To Slow Down

Friday, November 07, 2014

The speed limit on most streets in New York City officially drops to 25 mph on Friday. It may be a hard adjustment for some in a city that's not known for its patience.


2-Day Appeal Hearing To Consider Ray Rice's NFL Case

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

An independent arbiter in New York on Wednesday begins hearing Ray Rice's appeal of his lifetime ban from the NFL. Commissioner Roger Goodell is expected to testify, as are other key executives.


Judge In Ray Rice Appeal Known For Being 'Down The Middle'

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

A profile of Barbara Jones, the independent arbiter who will preside over Ray Rice's grievance hearing this week. The former running back for the Baltimore Ravens is appealing his indefinite ban from the NFL for striking his fiancée in an elevator.


The Campaign That Seems More Crime Drama Than Congressional Race

Thursday, October 30, 2014

When he was an undercover FBI agent, Michael Grimm adopted the persona of "Mikey Suits" to catch alleged mobsters. Now a congressman from Staten Island, Grimm is the target of tax evasion charges.


New Mandatory Quarantines May Drive Away Ebola Volunteers

Saturday, October 25, 2014

New York and New Jersey will require a 21-day quarantine for those who had contact with Ebola victims in West Africa. Some worry the rules could discourage health workers from volunteering.


New York City Praised For Response To New Ebola Patient

Friday, October 24, 2014

The first man diagnosed with Ebola in New York City remains in isolation at Bellevue Hospital. Dr. Craig Spencer was rushed to the hospital on Thursday as soon as he began showing symptoms.

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Twenty Years Later, 'Klinghoffer' Still Draws Protests

Friday, October 17, 2014

Some critics charge that John Adams' opera is anti-Israel, even anti-Semitic. But the opera's supporters dispute that. With its Met debut on Monday, there are calls to burn the set to the ground.


'Culture Of Violence' Pervades Rikers' Juvenile Facilities

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Automatically charged as adults in New York, the 16- and 17-year-old boys are at risk for assault by both corrections officers and other inmates. But advocates say reform efforts are moving slowly.


Why One Forecaster Doesn't Think The GOP Will Take The Senate

Tuesday, October 07, 2014

Most forecasters predict that Republicans will pick up enough seats in the midterms to control the chamber. But Sam Wang at the Princeton Election Commission predicts the Democrats will hold on.


'Follow The Music': Alice Gerrard's Life In Folk

Friday, October 03, 2014

The title of the singer's new album neatly summarizes the thrust of her career, from her influential collaborations with Hazel Dickens in the '60s to her work as a folk music documentarian.


For Women In Sports TV, A Seat At The Table

Friday, September 26, 2014

The number of women who report on the NFL is relatively small, especially on TV— but their voices have gotten louder since the Ray Rice story broke.


Organizers Hope U.N. Climate March Will Be Largest In History

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Hundreds of thousands are expected at a march in New York City ahead of the United Nations climate summit. Organizers want to send a message to world leaders that it's time to take concrete action.


N.J. Gov. Christie Backs A Long Shot: Sports Betting

Tuesday, September 09, 2014

Christie says the state's casinos and racetracks can begin offering sports betting, in apparent defiance of federal law. It's a move that's all but certain to be challenged in court by sports leagues.


Cuomo Gets More Of An Opponent Than He Bargained For

Sunday, September 07, 2014

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo was expected to cruise to victory in next Tuesday's Democratic primary. But he faces a surprisingly vigorous challenge from the left.


Manliness In Music: The XY Hits The Hi-Fi

Friday, September 05, 2014

There's no shortage of songs about what it means to be a man. But what makes some music sound "manly" — and what attracts men to play and listen to certain genres of music? The answers are changing.


For Men's Rights Groups, Feminism Has Come At The Expense Of Men

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Men's rights movement leaders say they're pushing back against the excesses of feminism and highlighting the problems of men and boys. Critics argue that misogyny is lurking just below the surface.


Rats! New York City Tries To Drain Rodent 'Reservoirs'

Friday, August 29, 2014

Health officials want to reduce the rat population, so they're hiring extra exterminators, sealing up holes and teaching regular New Yorkers how to make homes and gardens less rat-friendly.

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NFL Lays Out New Penalty For Domestic Violence: 6-Game Suspension

Thursday, August 28, 2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell described the change in a letter to team owners. The league was criticized for suspending Ray Rice for only two games after his arrest on domestic violence charges.


In New York And Ferguson, Two Deaths, Two Different Responses

Friday, August 22, 2014

The death of Eric Garner, like the shooting of Michael Brown, sparked protests. But the reaction in New York has been entirely peaceful, thanks partly to quick responses by police and civic officials.


With Prosecutors Circling, Ethics Questions Get Serious For N.Y. Governor

Thursday, July 31, 2014

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is facing reports that his administration interfered with the work of an anti-corruption commission that he created — and then abruptly disbanded.