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WNYC News

South Street Seaport Tower Gets a Haircut

Thursday, November 20, 2014

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Developer Howard Hughes and SHoP Architects Corp. unveil a scaled-back residential tower as part of their plan to redevelop the seaport.  

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Radiolab

What Lies Beneath

Thursday, February 13, 2014

In “Neither Confirm Nor Deny,” we spend a fair amount of time on the remarkable cover story that disguised a CIA mission to lift the Soviet submarine K-129 from the bottom of the Pacific. That cover story puts the movie-cover-story of “Argo” to shame: from about 1970-74, the ...

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WNYC News

Seaport Merchants Unite for a Comeback One Year After Sandy

Monday, October 28, 2013

A year after Sandy flooded the South Street Seaport with eight feet of water, some small businesses are still closed, but many have re-opened over the past few weeks and there's a spirit of optimism.

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WNYC News

Bloomberg Breaks Ground on South Street Seaport Redevelopment

Thursday, October 17, 2013

WNYC

The South Street Seaport could be the city's next hot spot, thanks to a $200 million redevelopment project that broke ground Thursday.

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WNYC News

South Street Seaport Businesses Worried About Pier 17 Overhaul

Thursday, March 14, 2013

More than four months after Sandy, the cobblestone lanes of the South Street Seaport look like something out of The Walking Dead

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NYPR Archives & Preservation

WNYC Covers Howard Hughes After He Circles the Globe in Record Time!

Friday, March 04, 2011

Howard Hughes wades through a scrum of reporters at Floyd Bennett Field, July 14, 1938. Hughes and his four-man crew had just returned to New York after circumnavigating the globe and covering 14,672 miles in a record-setting three days, 19 hours, 14 minutes and 10 seconds.

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