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Thursday, February 27, 2014
HBO’s True Detective isn’t misogynistic. It’s only depicting misogyny, says Slate TV critic Willa Paskin.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
When most people think of a writers residence, idyllic, nurturing settings immediately spring to mind: A cabin in the woods. A quiet house by a lake. But what about a 44-hour train ride?
New York writer Jessica Gross was the first person to try out Amtrak's new writers residency program. ...
Saturday, February 22, 2014
There are thousands of artists in New York City. Some are famous internationally. Others are scratching out a living while perfecting their craft. WNYC is bringing a few of them to the spotlight, in their own voices.
Artist Shirin Neshat works mostly with film and video, but for her new ...
Saturday, February 08, 2014
WNYC's Tracie Hunte played real-estate roulette in the Mitchell-Lama housing lottery and won, but for now, she's among a shrinking number of New Yorkers who can do so.
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Nine Broadway theaters will be more accessible to the disabled thanks to an agreement with the federal government.
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
A book that takes readers on the first transcontinental railroad ride in 1869 is the winner of America's highest honor for children's picture books.
Monday, January 27, 2014
New York City often brags about having the best tap water in the country, but an investigation by The New York Times reveals that some of the city's wooden rooftop water tanks tested positive for E. Coli and other bacteria.
Thursday, January 23, 2014
The new HBO show Looking is earning praise for its realistic look at the lives of four gay men in San Francisco. But for others, realistic is just another word for boring. After years of groundbreaking programming like Queer as Folk, The L Word and Will and Grace, and a whole channel dedicated to gay programming, Logo, can a gay TV show even be newsworthy?
Thursday, January 16, 2014
New Yorkers are apparently feeling good about their new mayor, according to a new poll.
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
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Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Dr. John Cordice, a surgeon who was part of the three-man team that in 1958 saved the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. from a near fatal stabbing in Harlem, 10 years before King was assassinated, died Sunday. He was 95.
Thursday, December 26, 2013
Amanda Burden, the outgoing commissioner of city planning has some advice for helping Mayor-Elect Bill de Blasio when it comes to fulfilling his vow to create more than 200,000 units of affordable housing. Burden says de Blasio must "persuade communities to accept additional height and density," something easier said than done.
Monday, December 23, 2013
David Yassky, who for nearly four years led New York City's Taxi and Limousine Commission, sat down with WNYC's Amy Eddings for an exit interview.
Monday, December 16, 2013
"I wish him well. I'm going to live in this city. My kids are going to live in this city. I hope he's a better mayor than I was," Bloomberg said.
Friday, December 13, 2013
From Scandal to Orange is the New Black, here's your weekend calendar of binge-watching musts.
Thursday, December 12, 2013
A bill mandating speed humps on roads near schools was signed into law today by Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Ornithologists rejoice! The Port Authority just announced it will stop shooting dead these adorable little white-plumed creatures who have the unfortunate habit of hanging out at our local airports.
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Three men charged with stealing millions in taxpayer money when they were hired to consult on a city payroll program will soon learn their fates.
Monday, November 18, 2013
Today marks the 150th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
It takes years of training to become a professional dancer. But one choreographer in Brooklyn is challenging that idea.