Marianne McCune

Reporter, WNYC News

Marianne McCune appears in the following:

Firefighter Bracelets

Sunday, October 13, 2002

Firefighters from around the world gather at Madison Square Garden later today to memorialize the 343 colleagues they lost. But they and their families have been marking that loss throughout the year in many different ways.

Some have been wearing simple copper bracelets engraved with ...

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The Tribulations of Undocumented Immigrants

Thursday, October 03, 2002

There are people living in the United States who are guilty of supporting terrorists in one way or another, and some of them may be among the hundreds detained and deported over the last year.

But investigations have led most often to people who simply ...

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LMCC Chooses Six Design Teams

Thursday, September 26, 2002

With help from a panel of architects and designers, the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation has chosen six teams to pursue proposals for a new design of the World Trade Center site and surrounding area. From member station WNYC in New York, Marianne McCune reports.

The six include a firm from London, ...

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LMDC Chooses Six Design Teams

Thursday, September 26, 2002

With help from a panel of architects and designers, the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation has chosen six teams to pursue proposals for a new design of the World Trade Center site and surrounding area. From member station WNYC in New York, Marianne McCune reports.

The six ...

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TIPS

Friday, September 20, 2002

For the past year, law enforcement officials have been exhorting civilians to be alert', and to report the unusual. Everyone from the president to New York's police commissioner has urged citizens to get involved. But getting people to take part in the hunt for terrorists ...

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Law Enforcement & Immigrants

Friday, September 20, 2002

Since September 11th, many immigrants to New York and New Jersey are living in fear of law enforcement - especially those from South Asia and the Middle East. Some don't have current immigration papers, and worry contact with an official will result in their detention ...

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New Yorkers Mark September 11th

Thursday, September 12, 2002

New Yorkers and those who joined them in the city yesterday marked the anniversary of September 11th in endlessly varied ways. Many created their own individual commemorations. Others joined in big and small public ceremonies across the city throughout the day. WNYC's Marianne McCune reports.

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New York City Makes Plans for 9/11 Anniversary

Thursday, August 08, 2002

New York's Mayor and Governor have struggled to find a satisfying schedule of events this September 11th. It will include special access to the site for victims' family members and an evening of live music and candle light vigils in many of the city's parks. ...

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Public Art: Suggestions

Friday, July 12, 2002

Public art is as much a fixture of New York as its museums
and galleries. The cow parade has come and gone, and hundreds of fiberglass German Shepherds are on their way but there are many, more subtle creations around the city. Three off-hours artists ...

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Immigrants on the Fourth

Friday, July 05, 2002

Today's 4th of July celebrations will include hundreds of thousands of immigrants who came here to become citizens of a country that promises liberty and justice for all. But some immigrants say they have especially conflicted feelings this year. WNYC's Marianne McCune recorded the thoughts ...

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The "Gun Unit" of the Bronx

Wednesday, July 03, 2002

While big cities around the country and even the rest of New York State are grappling with an increase in violent crimes, New York City is still seeing an overall decrease. But shootings have been up by about 15% over last year. With fewer officers ...

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The Missing Swans of Inwood Hill Park

Thursday, June 20, 2002

Way up at the Northern tip of Manhattan, residents of the neighborhood of Inwood are trying to solve what many of them see as a murder mystery. A fuzzy, pearl-white baby swan, or cygnet, has disappeared from the lagoon in Inwood Hill park, leaving its ...

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Armed Civilian Patrols in Brooklyn

Tuesday, June 11, 2002

The leader of a radical Jewish group is causing a commotion in the city by calling once again for Jewish civilians armed with guns or baseball bats to patrol the streets of Borough Park and South Flatbush to deter terrorists. A man wanted by the FBI ...

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Armed Civilian Patrols in Brooklyn

Tuesday, June 11, 2002

The leader of a radical Jewish group is causing a commotion in the city by calling once again for Jewish civilians armed with guns or baseball bats to patrol the streets of Borough Park and South Flatbush to deter terrorists. A man wanted by the FBI ...

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Armed Civilian Patrols in Brooklyn

Tuesday, June 11, 2002

The leader of a radical Jewish group is causing a commotion in the city by calling once again for Jewish civilians armed with guns or baseball bats to patrol the streets of Borough Park and South Flatbush to deter terrorists. A man wanted by the FBI ...

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Armed Civilian Patrols in Brooklyn

Tuesday, June 11, 2002

The leader of a radical Jewish group is causing a commotion in the city by calling once again for Jewish civilians armed with guns or baseball bats to patrol the streets of Borough Park and South Flatbush to deter terrorists. A man wanted by the FBI ...

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Armed Civilian Patrols in Brooklyn

Tuesday, June 11, 2002

The leader of a radical Jewish group is causing a commotion in the city by calling once again for Jewish civilians armed with guns or baseball bats to patrol the streets of Borough Park and South Flatbush to deter terrorists. A man wanted by the FBI ...

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Civilian Patrols in Brooklyn

Tuesday, June 11, 2002

The leader of a radical Jewish group is causing a commotion in the city by calling once again for Jewish civilians armed with guns or baseball bats to patrol the streets of Borough Park and South Flatbush to deter terrorists. A man wanted by the FBI ...

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Armed Civilian Patrols in Brooklyn

Tuesday, June 11, 2002

The leader of a radical Jewish group is causing a commotion in the city by calling once again for Jewish civilians armed with guns or baseball bats to patrol the streets of Borough Park and South Flatbush to deter terrorists. A man wanted by the FBI ...

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First Crushes

Saturday, May 25, 2002

We remember first crushes, 1980s style and vibe on the street, the lost minutes of September 11, and some lesser known moments in the life of Stephen Jay Gould. Plus another episode of "What's Your Word" with Erin McKean.

Back in the Days
In the 1980’s, ...

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