Bob Hennelly

Bob Hennelly appears in the following:

The State of the City

Friday, January 13, 2012

WNYC reporters Bob Hennelly and Ilya Marritz discuss the Mayor's State of the City address.

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A Portrait of the City Under Bloomberg's Tenure

Thursday, January 12, 2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg delivered his 11th State of the City address Thursday when he is trumpeted education initiatives, and re-ignited plans to develop the borough's vacant Kingsbridge Armory.

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The State of Gov. Christie's State

Thursday, January 12, 2012

Governor Chris Christie postponed New Jersey's State of the State address, but WNYC reporter Bob Hennelly and New Jersey News Service managing editor Nancy Solomon will round up New Jersey's political news.

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Trenton Mourns Sudden Death of Assemblyman

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Tuesday was supposed to be a high profile day for Governor Chris Christie. Half-way through his first term, Christie, now a national household name, was all set to give an agenda setting State of the State.

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Late Assemblyman Alex DeCroce Got Governor Chris Christie His Start in Politics

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

The New Jersey Assemblyman who died at the statehouse Monday night helped Governor Chris Christie get his start in politics nearly two decades ago and was a close friend and mentor, the governor said Tuesday.

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State of New York State Preview

Wednesday, January 04, 2012

WNYC reporter Bob Hennelly looks ahead to Governor Andrew Cuomo's speech on the State of the State, and discusses the implications of last night's Iowa results on the local area.

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Cuomo Finishes First Year Strong But Biggest Challenges May Lie Ahead

Wednesday, January 04, 2012

Governor Andrew Cuomo will give his second State of the State address Wednesday afternoon. Judging by his poll numbers and his list of accomplishments, Cuomo appears to have strong mo...

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NJ Redistricting Will Pit Dem Against Dem

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

The political fallout from New Jersey's recently completed congressional redistricting continues. The loss of a congressional seat for the Garden State, from 13 to 12 districts, has now set the stage for a nasty primary between two Democratic incumbents.

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Stucknation: The Thinning Blue Line Means a More Dangerous World for Police

Monday, December 26, 2011

While the United States continues to spend hundreds of billions of dollars to police the world - and going deeper and deeper debt in the process - Main Street, USA is becoming an increasingly more deadly place for police.

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City Crime Stats Show Homicides Down, Depending on Neighborhood

Thursday, December 22, 2011

The NYPD's latest numbers show homicides are on track for a 5 percent decline over last year, though overall crime is at about the same level. But a precinct by precinct evaluation shows some significant swings in both directions.

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New Jersey Confirmation Battle

Thursday, December 22, 2011

Chris Cerf has yet to be confirmed as New Jersey Education Commissioner. WNYC reporters Nancy Solomon and Bob Hennelly discuss the issues around his appointment.

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Party Bosses Will Pick Contenders for State Senator Carl Kruger's Seat

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Political party bosses will now weigh their picks to fill the seat vacated by state Senator Carl Kruger, who pleaded guilty Tuesday to corruption charges and resigned from his post.

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State Senator Carl Kruger Pleads Guilty to Corruption Charges, Resigns

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

An emotional state Senator Carl Kruger pleaded guilty to four federal corruption charges in Manhattan federal court on Tuesday.

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Bob Hennelly on Police Murders

Monday, December 19, 2011

WNYC senior reporter Bob Hennelly discusses the spike in police officers murders in 2010 nationally and what the trend is so far this year. This spike comes as officers are being laid off and department spending reduced nationwide. He’ll also talk about the 75th precinct overnight tour that Officer Figowski worked from 2002 until his murder on Monday—the 75 precinct in East New York had the highest murder rate in the City. Figowski's funeral is being held Monday.

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The Midnight Tour: An Overnight Shift With the 75 Precinct After an Officer's Death

Monday, December 19, 2011

Days after one of their own was shot and killed on the midnight shift, commanding officer Inspector Jeffrey Maddrey made a point of engaging each officer at the 75th precinct as they streamed in to work the overnight.

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5 Arraigned in NYPD Officer's Death, Face Murder Charges

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Five men accused of being involved in killing of a New York Police Department officer have been arraigned on murder charges and ordered held without bail.

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5 Face Murder Charges in Officer's Death

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

The man accused of killing a NYC police officer was arraigned in a Brooklyn court Tuesday night and remanded without bail.

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NYPD Mourns Loss of Dedicated Family Man, Model Cop

Monday, December 12, 2011

On Tuesday, police arrested four additional suspects — including a second man who fled the scene, two others who posed as concerned neighbors and a getaway driver, police said.

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US Attorney Plans Retrial in Seabrook Case

Friday, December 09, 2011

A mistrial has been declared in Councilman Larry Seabrook's federal corruption trial.  After a solid week of deliberations the jury could not reach a consensus on any of the 12 counts against the 60-year-old Bronx council member. 

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Mistrial Declared in Seabrook Corruption Case

Friday, December 09, 2011

A federal judge has declared a mistrial in the case of a New York City Council member accused of misdirecting hundreds of thousands of dollars in taxpayer money meant for community projects.

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