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WNYC News

Olympics Get Mixed Reviews From New York’s Russians

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

In Brighton Beach, televisions are tuned to Sochi. But loyalties are torn between the old country and the new. And opinions are divided about what the games say about Russia today.

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WNYC News

Russian New Yorkers React to Snowden's Asylum

Friday, August 02, 2013

The Russians in Brighton Beach differ on whether Edward Snowden should have sought asylum in Russia.

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WNYC News

In Brighton Beach, Turkish Ex-Pats Pay Close Attention to Unrest Overseas

Monday, June 03, 2013

Many Turkish ex-pats in New York City woke up Monday to news of further protests and unrest in their home country.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Sandy Community Check-Ins

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

 

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Selected Shorts

Selected Shorts: A Touch of Magic

Sunday, October 07, 2012

The new season of SELECTED SHORTS continues with a program bringing a touch of magic in two stories from contemporary authors.

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WNYC News

Worker Dies in Brooklyn Building Collapse

Wednesday, November 09, 2011

Investigators continued to sift through the rubble of the Brighton Beach building that collapsed, killing one worker and injuring four others.

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Features

Brighton Beach Leaders Want Lifetime to Pull the Plug on 'Russian Dolls'

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Leaders from New York's Russian-speaking community are calling on Lifetime to pull the plug on its new reality television series “Russian Dolls,” due to what they think is a stereotypical portrayal of life in Brooklyn’s Brighton Beach community.

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WNYC News

Boardwalk Shooting Victim Remembered

Friday, June 10, 2011

The high school senior who was shot and killed on Thursday on the Brighton Beach boardwalk is being remembered in her Harlem neighborhood. No arrests have been made in the Brooklyn shooting.

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WNYC News

Brighton Beach Residents React to Boardwalk Shooting

Friday, June 10, 2011

Residents of Brighton Beach, Brooklyn are calling for more police presence after a boardwalk shooting that left a teenage girl dead and four men wounded Thursday.

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