Lee Hernandez is Morning Edition producer at WNYC.
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Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Carey Gabay was killed in 2015 during the annual J'ouvert celebration in Brooklyn. The three men now face murder charges.
Friday, June 24, 2016
One of the immediate effects of the U.K.'s decision to leave the European Union has been a sharp downturn in global markets. But the future impact in the U.S. is still unclear.
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Shortly after the Stonewall riots in 1969, WNYC aired a roundtable conversation on gay rights with the head of one of the country's pioneering gay groups.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Three high-ranking NYPD officers face corruption charges for allegedly accepting gifts from two Brooklyn businessmen who have ties to the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community.
Monday, June 20, 2016
The high-ranking officials include a deputy chief, a sergeant and a deputy inspector.
Thursday, June 09, 2016
In an acceptance speech for the gold medal in architecture broadcast on WNYC in 1953 Wright reflected, with great humbleness, on his life as a big time architect.
Thursday, June 02, 2016
Say it ain't so. Miranda who wrote and stars in "Hamilton" says he will move on after his contract expires in July.
Thursday, May 26, 2016
In May 1962, President John F. Kennedy dedicated the Penn South Co-Ops in Chelsea. His speech didn't sound much different than what you might hear from an elected leader today.
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Ok, it's not THAT Alexander Hamilton. But in 1956, a descendant of the founding father joined the station to talk about immigration.
Thursday, April 14, 2016
Rutgers University will be celebrating its 250th anniversary, and its commencement speaker will be none other than President Obama.
Thursday, April 14, 2016
During World War II, WNYC aired a lot of war-related programming, including one show about tender feelings between a soldier and his SUV.
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Advocates for victims of child sex abuse continue to push for changes to New York state laws severely limiting the amount of time a victim has to file charges.
Thursday, March 31, 2016
When the city needed to get folks to cut back on water they produced a hilarious radio play about a man who cops an attitude with a ghost and pays the price.
Thursday, March 24, 2016
The 40-year-old slugger, fourth the career home-run list with 687, revealed his intentions Wednesday during an interview with ESPN.
Thursday, March 17, 2016
Before Lin-Manuel Miranda dropped a freestyle in the Rose Garden, WNYC got presidential when First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt spun some beats on our airwaves in 1957.
Thursday, March 10, 2016
A day after former Yankee slugger Paul O'Neill endorsed Trump, ex-Bomber Johnny Damon said he is also backing the GOP front-runner.
Thursday, March 03, 2016
The opening comes after years of delays and billions of dollars in cost overruns.
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
The hashtags #FreeChrisChristie and #Christieface caught fire on social media following Gov. Christie's appearance at Donald Trump's Super Tuesday victory speech.
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Before Bernie Sanders' accent turned heads on the campaign trail, Brooklyn's own Shirley Chisholm became the first black woman to seek a major party nomination.
Thursday, February 04, 2016
In his "State of the City" address, Mayor de Blasio proposed a streetcar that would run from Sunset Park to Astoria. But competing priorities could make the project a tough sell.