Lee Hernandez is Morning Edition producer at WNYC.
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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
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 ...
Friday, April 04, 2014
The German shepherds — six-year-old Hondo and three-year-old Timoshenko — are on the ground in Washington. See photos of them departing JFK.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov announced he is moving ahead with plans to transfer the company that runs the team to Russia.
Thursday, March 20, 2014
Reporter Michael Schwirtz found that, this year alone, at least a dozen inmates have been slashed or stabbed.
Friday, March 14, 2014
After a deadly derailment in December that killed four people, Metro-North's operations have come under intense scrutiny by federal authorities.
Thursday, March 13, 2014
A Duke University Professor who has studied urban gas infrastructure explains what it takes for a disaster to happen.
Tuesday, January 14, 2014
After Bronx Assemblyman Eric Stevenson was convicted on bribery charges Monday, his seat became the 11th vacancy at the New York State legislature.
Monday, January 13, 2014
New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez has sued Major League Baseball and its players' union on Monday, seeking to overturn an arbitrator's ruling that the Yankees slugger should be suspended for an entire season for using performance enhancing drugs. The suspension bars Rodriguez for 162 games including potential playoff appearances.
Monday, January 06, 2014
It's downright frigid in New York today.
Friday, December 06, 2013
The passing of Nelson Mandela has the entire world reflecting on his influence — positive and negative.
Monday, December 02, 2013
New York Magazine, long known as a cultural touchstone and pioneer in the magazine journalism world, is going bi-weekly.
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Online gaming in New Jersey officially began Monday at midnight. After a soft rollout last week gaming regulators green-lit six online casinos in the Garden State. New Jersey now joins Delaware and Nevada as the only other states to offer legal online betting with real money.
Thursday, November 07, 2013
Voter turnout on Election Day Tuesday appears to have set a record low of 24 percent. Slightly more than one million of New York City’s 4.3 million registered voters cast their ballots.
Thursday, November 07, 2013
Are big department stores taking the uproar over "shop and frisk" seriously?
Sunday, November 03, 2013
Space fans can now explore the mysterious world of dark energy and dark matter at the American Museum of Natural History.
Friday, October 18, 2013
A 1950's cancer study that used down-and-out men on the Bowery as subjects has now been deemed unethical by medical researchers. The New York Times reports a Columbia University medical researcher promised the men a warm bed and food in exchange for surgical biopsies of their prostates, but did not carefully warn them of potential risks.