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Friday, August 02, 2013
Like it or not, art often comes with the artist these days.
Friday, July 12, 2013
Call it the most popular rain in town.
Monday, July 01, 2013
Federal authorities are investigating Sunday's helicopter water landing in the Hudson River off 79th Street. Five people in the chopper, four of them tourists from Sweden, all got off the helicopter safely.
Friday, June 28, 2013
Some galleries of the Metropolitan Museum of Art are featuring weird objects that look like glowing moon rocks...with strange holes. They are courtesy of Ken Price, a ceramic sculptor from Los Angeles who died last year.
Thursday, June 27, 2013
Christine Quinn had quite a day in the public eye Wednesday.
Saturday, June 22, 2013
June 22, 2103 —
There are thousands of artists is New York City. Some are famous internationally, and others are scratching out a living while perfecting their craft. WNYC is bringing a few of them to the spotlight, in their own voices.
Friday, June 21, 2013
Get ready for a summer of light. Literally.
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
In his State of the State address earlier this year, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo vowed he'd push through an aggressive agenda on women's rights, government reform and the decriminalization of small amounts of marijuana. But with the clock running out on this year's session that is ending Friday, none ...
Thursday, June 13, 2013
Many things make healthcare expensive in the United States, and close to the top of the list is technology. Several studies have challenged whether patients get better results from the latest high-tech equipment. Kaiser Health News reporter Jenny Gold has been looking at perhaps the costliest of these devices, proton-radiation ...
Friday, June 07, 2013
"If all you do is draw a figure realistically, we can get the same experience looking at a photograph," says Art critic Deborah Solomon. "We want something more. We want the artist to create a parallel universe, Hopper certainly did that."
Friday, May 31, 2013
A young man grappling for meaning in life, surrounded by acrobats in hoops. A sung-through adaptation of the Russian novel "War and Peace." And a pop-star musical about the former first lady of the Philippines.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
The Big Ten isn’t likely thinking twice about having Rutgers join the conference next year despite scandals that have dogged its athletic department, according to New York Times columnist Joe Nocera said.
Monday, May 20, 2013
The board of the long-faltering tech giant Yahoo has reportedly agreed to pay $1.1 billion for Tumblr, a New York-based social blogging platform with more than a hundred million blogs and a young, engaged user base. The deal might just make Yahoo hip again. So, what does it mean for Tumblr and the Silicon Alley startup scene here in New York? New Tech City host Manoush Zomorodi explains on Morning Edition.
Friday, May 03, 2013
A New York jury handed down convictions Thursday for two of city comptroller John Liu's campaign aides accused of accepting illegal donations for his mayoral bid. Liu says he's "deeply saddened" by the verdicts — but WNYC's Brigid Bergin reports that questions over the mayoral hopeful's involvement could negatively affect his run.
Thursday, April 11, 2013
The Museum of Modern Art has decided to demolish a building that's only 12 years old to make way for the museum’s expansion plans.
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
As the Senate prepares to vote on a gun control measure, relatives of victims of the Connecticut school shooting have been in the nation's capitol making a personal plea.
Sunday, April 07, 2013
April 7, 2013 —
Richard Pryor, one of the most influential comedians of all-time, gained pop star status in the 1970's with his incisive storytelling about issues including race. Now, his daughter Rain is sharing her take on growing up biracial in '70s and '80s Los Angeles, the child of the African-American comic genius and a Jewish go-go dancer.
Friday, April 05, 2013
While a strong contingent of people — from beach front homeowners to Governor Chris Christie — are all for rebuilding the New Jersey shore, some others are saying the properties should be bought out and restored as a natural habitat area.
Thursday, April 04, 2013
Following a total of more than 13 hours of respectful and at times somber debate, the Connecticut House of Representatives and State Senate voted in favor of the 139-page bill crafted by leaders from both major parties in the Democratic-controlled General Assembly.
Wednesday, April 03, 2013
A couple dozen homeowners on Staten Island’s South Shore registered Tuesday to have their Sandy-damaged homes bought by New York state. They are the first of potentially hundreds of Sandy victims in both New York and New Jersey who may choose to sell their homes rather than repair them.