Lee Hernandez is Morning Edition producer at WNYC.
Lee Hernandez appears in the following:
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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.
Monday, November 17, 2014
In a statement, Rachel Noerdlinger said she wants to spend more time with her son following his recent arrest.
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.
Friday, November 14, 2014
A new report also recommends installing an emergency financial manager, similar to the approach in Detroit.
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.
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.
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Officials at the Connecticut hospital say the patient has tested negative for the disease, according to a preliminary notification.
Friday, October 10, 2014
The break happened at the intersection of Varick and Spring Streets Friday morning.
Wednesday, October 08, 2014
A new report from a watchdog agency says chokehold complaints are on the rise and discipline has been lacking.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
The borough has seen a significant rise in hate crimes in the first 9 months of 2014.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
The law used to hold that firefighters assumed a risk when battling fires, but they're now suing homeowners—sometimes for settlements up to $450,000.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
The decision is expected to have implications for similar legal efforts against banks,
Monday, September 15, 2014
New York City's aging library branches need more than $1 billion to fix a range of issues, including failing mechanical equipment, leaky roofs and overburdened electrical systems.
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
The city is making the first of many expected changes as it overhauls its 911 system.
Friday, July 25, 2014
The rally by the union representing the Metropolitan Opera’s janitors, ushers and security guards came a day after the company's management warned of a potential lockout.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
An investigation by The New York Times reveals the office of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo repeatedly interfered with the commission he created to root out corruption in Albany.
Friday, June 13, 2014
Malcolm Smith is on trial for bribery, extortion and wire fraud charges, but a strange twist involving 300 Yiddish voice recordings and a limited time to translate them could lead this whole thing towards a mistrial.
Monday, May 19, 2014
A report in the New York Times examines working conditions for laborers who helped build an NYU outpost.
Saturday, May 10, 2014
A day trip to the beach seems simple enough. But for a pair of twenty-something hipsters from Williamsburg, making it from their apartment to Fort Tilden in The Rockaways becomes a journey that tests friendships and life choices. There are even some adorable kittens and a cast of eccentric Brooklynites ...