Richard Yeh

Producer, WNYC News

Richard Yeh appears in the following:

Rep. Nadler Says Iran Deal Isn't Perfect, But He'll Support It

Friday, August 21, 2015

Congressman Jerrold Nadler is the first Jewish member of New York's congressional delegation to express support for the president's much debated deal with Iran.

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Legionnaires’ Outbreak Latest Test of Cuomo, de Blasio Relationship

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

After facing questions about state and city coordination, officials announce joint regulations to combat the outbreak.

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After 44 Years, Maria Bids Sesame Street Farewell

Friday, July 03, 2015

Award-winning actress and writer Sonia Manzano announced this week that she won't be returning next season.

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Documents Shed Light On Investigation Into Attica Riot

Friday, May 29, 2015

More then 40 years later, there are still unanswered questions about the biggest prison riot in U.S. history.


Fallout From the Gay Canvassers Study

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

One expert says the scientific community is rethinking its procedures and practices.


New Study Looks at 9/11 Health Effects on EMS Workers

Friday, April 17, 2015

EMS workers who responded to the World Trade Center are suffering from chronic digestive problems, difficulty breathing problems and depression. 

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Pearl River's 'Goddaughter' Reflects on Store's History

Wednesday, April 08, 2015

The downtown staple, which started importing Chinese goods at a time when U.S.-China relations were less friendly, has announced it will close at the end of the year.  

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Mayor to Beef Up Visitor Screening at Rikers

Thursday, March 12, 2015

The de Blasio administration wants to curb violence at Rikers Island, in part, by placing new restrictions on visitors.


In Patz Trial, Defense Will Present a Different Suspect

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Defense attorneys for Pedro Hernandez will ask an informant to testify against a convicted child molester who's long been seen as the lead suspect in the Etan Patz disappearance. 

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A Brooklyn Boy's Big Night on 'Jeopardy!'

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

An 11-year-old Brooklyn boy with a big personality and a colorful name lit up television sets all over the nation Monday night.

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Obama's Speech Leaves Immigrants Cheering and Yearning

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Obama defended the legality of his actions and challenged the GOP to focus their actions on approving long-stalled legislation to take its place.

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At a Corner With New Safety Measures, Another Death-By-Bus

Thursday, October 30, 2014

After a bus killed a 23-year-old woman at a Queens intersection, the DOT redesigned the streets for better safety. And now, a bus has killed a man at the same spot.
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To Stop Ebola, NYC Actively Monitors 'Dozens'

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

While Mayor Bill de Blasio says there are no new people in quarantine, health officials are keeping an eye on several returned travelers.


Grimm, Recchia Hit Hard in Final Debate

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Republican Congressman Michael Grimm and Democratic challenger Dominic Recchia mixed it up in their final televised debate Tuesday night.


Ebola Quarantines Challenge Region

Sunday, October 26, 2014

A nurse working with Doctors Without Borders described her ordeal as she was quarantined in New Jersey, and underscored unanswered questions about the new policy.

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New York City, in Billboard-Sized Prints

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Taiwanese artist Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao has walked the five boroughs for a decade capturing the city's people and places with groundbreaking technique. 

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A New Way to Look Up Infections, C-Sections and Other Hospital Highlights

Friday, September 12, 2014

New York health officials hope consumers will use new access to "big data" to guide their healthcare choices.


Church Meets State: De Blasio and Faith Leaders Powwow on NYPD Issues

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Mayor de Blasio and dozens of faith leaders conferred behind closed doors on ways to strengthen police and community relations.

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At Eric Garner's Funeral, Mourners Cry 'It Ends Today'

Wednesday, July 23, 2014


An overflow crowd packed a Brooklyn church for the funeral of Eric Garner who died in police custody after an officer placed him in an apparent chokehold.