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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.
Thursday, January 21, 2016
The book "Wiseguy" by Nicholas Pileggi was published 30 years ago this month. Hear Pileggi talk about gangsters and a young Martin Scorsese discuss adapting books to film.
Friday, January 15, 2016
The 46-year-old program debuts on HBO with a new look and feel.
Thursday, January 14, 2016
The crash happened on a highway east of the Honduran capital, Tegucigalpa. Officials reported that the bus was traveling from the town of San Juancito when it veered off a road.
Thursday, January 07, 2016
During the longest transit strike in New York history, union leader Mike Quill stopped running the trains, but kept running his mouth. Hear an excerpt of Quill's words for Mayor Lindsay.
Thursday, December 24, 2015
In 1950, kids from city hospitals attended a Christmas party at City Hall with Santa. St. Nick couldn't quite get his own reindeer names right but the kids still got a nice treat.
Thursday, December 17, 2015
Martin Shkreli, the CEO of Turin Pharmaceuticals who was criticized for raising the price of an HIV drug by 5,000 percent, was arrested Thursday on securities fraud charges.
Thursday, December 10, 2015
Check your feeds, podcast fans! 'Serial' is back. This season, host Sarah Koenig tells the story of U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.
Thursday, December 03, 2015
An expert explains how the words we use to describe acts of violence impact our response.