Lee Hernandez is Morning Edition producer at WNYC.
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Tuesday, October 06, 2015
On the eve of the Yankees Wild Card playoff game against the Houston Astros, pitcher CC Sabathia announced he is entering alcohol rehab.
Friday, October 02, 2015
Inmates at Clinton Correctional Facility are accusing a guard of waging a campaign of retribution against them after two convicted murderers escaped from the prison.
Thursday, October 01, 2015
The new rules will reportedly require officers to detail detail every instance in which force is used, not only in an arrest but in other encounters with the public as well.
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
The prize, which comes with a $625,000 no-strings-attached award, went to a wide range of recipients, including the creator of 'Hamilton' and a wastewater engineer.
Friday, September 25, 2015
Mayor de Blasio spoke with WNYC this morning about the significance of Pope Francis' message for New York City. The mayor will spend much of today with the pope.
Monday, August 31, 2015
The forecast can mean a great many things to different people. We spoke to four New Yorkers about what the weather means for their daily lives and how they make a living.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
The dramatic photo of Marcy Borders, dubbed 'Dust Lady', became one of the enduring images of the terrorist attacks.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Samuel Harrell, who suffered from bipolar disorder, was repeatedly punched and kicked by as many as 20 corrections officers, according to a New York Times investigation.
Friday, July 24, 2015
For the fourth day this week, some NJ Transit riders moving in and out of Penn Station are experiencing lengthy delays due to power problems.
Thursday, July 23, 2015
Problems with Amtrak's overhead wires caused big headaches for riders this week. But the larger issue is the consequence of years of underinvestment in the rail system.
Thursday, July 02, 2015
Sonia Manzano, who played the shop owner "Maria", is retiring after 44 years on the program.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
WNYC is looking for people to help cover the weather in a way that goes beyond degrees and gets to the practical side of how weather affects every aspect of our lives.
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Investigators say the engineer driving an Amtrak train wasn't using his phone just before the train derailed in Philadelphia last month.
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
A subpoena obtained by the New York Times reveals a tangled web of power and money surrounding Norman Seabrook, head of the Correction Officers Benevolent Association.
Tuesday, June 02, 2015
The city is terminating its contract with Tennessee-based Corizon, following a string of inmate deaths.
Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Republican Joan Illuzzi and Democrat Michael McMahon will vie for the seat vacated by now-Congressman Dan Donovan.
Friday, May 22, 2015
It's not illegal. But it can be confusing.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Emma Sulkowitz lugged a mattress around campus for a year to protest the university's handling of her sexual assault complaint.
Friday, May 15, 2015
Brandon Bostian's friends described him as a life-long train enthusiast — a passion he eventually parlayed into a career.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
WNYC's theater critic looks at who made it — and who didn't.