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Lee Hernandez is Morning Edition producer at WNYC.

Lee Hernandez appears in the following:

City Housing Policy Reviewed For Possible Civil Rights Violations

Friday, February 20, 2015

At issue is the city's policy to put aside 50 percent of affordable housing units to people who already live in the neighborhood. 

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Christie's Luxurious Travel Often Paid for by Others

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

WNYC
According to the New York Times, King Abdullah of Jordan paid $30,000 for Christie, his family and some aides to stay in a luxurious hotel at the end of a Middle East trip.

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Ice on the Third Rail Strands 7 Trains

Monday, February 02, 2015

Service on the No. 7 subway line was halted Monday morning after a build up of ice cut power to the third rail.
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Discord in Police Union Could Topple Lynch

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

WNYC
A shoving match at a delegates meeting in Queens Tuesday night could point to bigger problems for PBA President Patrick Lynch.

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Fire at Penn Station Disrupts LIRR Service

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

WNYC
The FDNY says the fire, which is now under control, started near an underground construction site at Penn Station.

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Rex Ryan Lands Buffalo Bills Head Coaching Job

Monday, January 12, 2015

WNYC
The former Jets coach, who was fired last month after a disappointing 4-12 season, will replace coach Doug Marrone in Buffalo.

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Fans Break Out Paper Bags as Knicks Lose 14th Straight

Friday, January 09, 2015

WNYC
With only five wins on the season, the Knicks are clearly in a funk. Wouldn't you try to cover your face?

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NJ Sen. Menendez Helps Barred Ecuadorean Enter U.S.

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Menendez lobbied Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to obtain a visa for the daughter of donors to the Democratic Party.

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Reforms at Rikers Often Blocked by Union President

Monday, December 15, 2014

WNYC
A New York Times investigation details how the head of the Correction Officers' Benevolent Association often undermines efforts to reform Rikers Island jail.

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NYPD Officers May Have Fabricated Witnesses and Evidence

Friday, December 12, 2014

WNYC
A number of gun arrests in Brooklyn point to a pattern of questionable police conduct.

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Shootings by NYPD Officers Dropped Last Year

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

WNYC
Amid increased scrutiny over use of force, a new report shows NYPD shootings dropped by 11 percent in 2013.

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Brooklyn Borough President Responds to Ferguson Decision

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

WNYC
As the grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri, continues to reverberate across the country, Eric Adams says New York City has to move toward real police reform.

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Does Uber Have an Image Problem?

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

WNYC
The car-hailing service is facing a backlash after one of its executives suggested the company should hire opposition researchers to probe the lives of journalists.

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Chief of Staff to NYC's First Lady Will Take Leave of Absence

Monday, November 17, 2014

WNYC
In a statement, Rachel Noerdlinger said she wants to spend more time with her son following his recent arrest.

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DEA Agents Inspect NFL Medical Staffs After Games

Monday, November 17, 2014

The San Francisco 49ers' staff was checked at MetLife Stadium after their game with the New York Giants Sunday. They were one of three teams the agency spoke with.

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Rejuvenating Atlantic City Could Involve Knocking Down Empty Casinos

Friday, November 14, 2014

A new report also recommends installing an emergency financial manager, similar to the approach in Detroit. 

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After Bankruptcy, Banks Still Go After Some Debts

Thursday, November 13, 2014

In what's been likened to a hostage situation, some banks are still extracting payments from debtors who've already filed for bankruptcy, according to the New York Times.

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What Sayreville Football Players Say They Saw

Monday, October 20, 2014

Members of the scandal-ridden team say hazing rituals included punching and groping, but some have dialed back their initial testimony indicating sexual assault.

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Test Indicates Yale-New Haven Patient Does Not Have Ebola

Thursday, October 16, 2014

WNYC
Officials at the Connecticut hospital say the patient has tested negative for the disease, according to a preliminary notification.

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Water Main Breaks Near Holland Tunnel

Friday, October 10, 2014

WNYC
The break happened at the intersection of Varick and Spring Streets Friday morning.

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