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The Brian Lehrer Show

Clinton Foundation’s Cash Flow; Bruce Jenner's Interview; NYC on Foot

Monday, April 27, 2015

The Clinton Foundation’s questionable cash flow; banning credit checks in the hiring process; a culture of distraction; great NYC walking routes & Bruce Jenner as trans spokesperson.

The Brian Lehrer Show

Hey I'm Walking Here: New York, a City for Walkers

Monday, April 27, 2015

The editor of The New York Times Magazine talks about great walking routes around the city.

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Selected Shorts

In the South

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Frenemies, a love story, in a tale by Salman Rushdie

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Selected Shorts

Small Fates 1912

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Tweet-sized comic and calamitous moments from 1912, as retold by Teju Cole. 

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Selected Shorts

In an Instant

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Big moments in small lives in stories by Teju Cole and Salman Rushdie.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Arlene and Alan Alda on Growing Up In the Bronx

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

Arlene Alda's new book, Just Kids from the Bronx: Telling It the Way It Was, is a portrait of the Bronx from the early twentieth century until today.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

How the Power 100 Affect You

Thursday, February 19, 2015

City & State released its annual "Power 100" list. Gerson Borrero, editor-at-large for City & State, discusses the power rankings and what they mean for policy. 

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Features

A Young Reporter on the Scene at Meet the Breeds

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

In case you missed it, fuzzy pups of all sorts came to to Pier 92 during the Westminster dog show festivities, and we sent 7-year-old reporter Kai Robin to investigate.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

The Shell Companies Buying Up Manhattan

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Foreign cash is behind many Manhattan real-estate purchases, but it’s difficult to determine just who that money belongs to.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Deception, Rivalry, Murder: A New York City Love Story

Thursday, February 12, 2015

In Amanda Filipacchi's new novel, a beautiful costume designer and a plain-looking musician look for love, but discover a killer instead.

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WNYC News

At St. Ignatius Funeral, Mario Cuomo to Join List of Notable Figures and Celebrities

Sunday, January 04, 2015

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The Catholic Church on the Upper East Side is known for holding high-profile funerals. 

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Sharing Style and Sage Advice by Betty Halbreich

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Betty Halbreich has spent nearly 40 years as the personal shopper at Bergdorf Goodman, where she gave socialites, stars, and ordinary women off the street advice on clothes and life.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

50 Reasons to <3 NYC

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Why do you love New York? Callers share their reasons, with New York Magazine editor Adam Moss.

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WNYC News

Eric Garner Protests Incite "Powerful Political Theater"

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Veteran community organizer and activist L.A. Kauffman said the protests have a palpable sense of anger and grief.

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The Takeaway

Real Voices of Protest

Thursday, December 04, 2014

Eight WNYC reporters across town gathered reactions from New York residents about the grand jury's decision to not indict the NYPD officer that placed Eric Garner in a deadly chokehold.

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WNYC News

'I Can't Breathe': No Indictment in Garner Case Sparks Citywide Protests

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

See photos from protests in Foley Square, Rockefeller Center and across the city as New Yorkers react to a grand jury decision not to indict a police officer in the death of Eric Garner.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

New York's Historic Neighborhoods Are Still At Risk for Overdevelopment

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

Many New Yorkers assume that historic neighborhoods like Greenwich Village are protected from overdevelopment, but some zoning laws are outdated, and historic designations are patchy.

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Studio 360

Sideshow Podcast: High Maintenance: The Internet's Best TV Show

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

Katja Blichfeld and Ben Sinclair don’t recall how the idea for High Maintenance came to them. Considering the show’s subject matter, that’s to be expected.
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WNYC News

99 Budget Options and a Deficit Ain't One

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Legalizing and taxing pot could bring in $25 million for New York City. 

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Selected Shorts

Ambition

Friday, November 14, 2014

Having it all, and then wanting more, in Jonathan Franzen's portrait of a marriage.

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