Rose Friedman

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Ennio Morricone, The Sound Of The American West, Dies At 91

Monday, July 06, 2020

The iconic Italian composer, who scored The Good, the Bad and the Ugly and more than 500 other films, died Monday in Rome.


How A Virtual Powwow Helped Heal A Spirit Broken During The Pandemic

Friday, May 08, 2020

Kay Oxendine of the Haliwa Saponi Tribe in North Carolina, was set to serve as the first woman to emcee of the tribe's annual powwow — until the event was canceled amid the coronavirus pandemic.


Joy Harjo Gets A Second Term As U.S. Poet Laureate

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Joy Harjo, the nation's first Native American to serve as Poet Laureate, was appointed to a second term by Librarian of Congress, Carla Hayden.


In New York, Number Of COVID-19 Patients In ICU Drops For First Time

Friday, April 10, 2020

Governor Andrew Cuomo says he's cautiously optimistic that the COVID-19 infection rate is slowing in New York. He called for federal help to ramp up mass scale testing as a step to ease the shutdown.


NYC Mayor And NY Governor Say Social Distancing Is Working, Warn Not To Let Up

Thursday, April 09, 2020

Bill de Blasio and Andrew Cuomo both point to signs of good news in the coronavirus data, but say that restrictions on nonessential workers and businesses must continue.


Publisher Macmillan Backs Off Policy Restricting E-Book Sales To Libraries

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

At a time when libraries are closed because of the coronavirus, Macmillan has reversed a policy it adopted last fall limiting the e-books it would sell to each library just after publication.


Disgraced Movie Mogul Harvey Weinstein Sentenced To 23 Years In Prison

Thursday, March 12, 2020

A New York judge sentenced Harvey Weinstein to 23 years in prison for sex crimes including rape. Hours later he was rushed to a hospital. A spokesperson told NPR it was for "ongoing heart problems."


Harvey Weinstein Sentenced To 23 Years In Prison For Sex Crimes

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

A New York judge has sentenced former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein to 23 years in prison. Weinstein was convicted of rape and sexual assault.


Verdict Reached In Harvey Weinstein Criminal Case

Monday, February 24, 2020

A New York jury has convicted former movie mogul Harvey Weinstein of rape and committing a criminal sexual act. Weinstein was found not guilty of the most serious charges of predatory sexual assualt.


Harvey Weinstein's Fate Is In The Hands Of A Manhattan Jury

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Jury deliberations begin Tuesday in Harvey Weinstein's sex crimes trial. The prosecution made its closing arguments last Friday.


Reporter's Notebook: The Trial Of Harvey Weinstein

Saturday, February 15, 2020

The sex crimes trial of former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinsten is going to the jury. And, after two weeks of testimony, NPR's Rose Friedman says covering it has been challenging and fascinating.


Prosecution Makes Closing Arguments In Harvey Weinstein Trial

Friday, February 14, 2020

The prosecution made its final arguments in the sex crimes trial of former movie producer Harvey Weinstein. The case rests on whether the jury believes the six women who testified against Weinstein.


Harvey Weinstein Defense Makes Closing Arguments

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Closing arguments began in the New York sex crimes trial of former movie executive Harvey Weinstein, with attorney Donna Rotunno making the case for the defense.


Harvey Weinstein Defense Rests Its Case

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

In New York City, the defense has presented its case in the sex crimes trial of former movie producer Harvey Weinstein. Closing arguments begin Thursday.


Defense Team Begins Presenting Its Case In Harvey Weinstein Trial

Friday, February 07, 2020

The prosecution has rested its case in the Harvey Weinstein trial in New York. It is his defense team's turn to present its side. Weinstein has pleaded not guilty to all charges.


Jessica Mann Takes The Stand In Harvey Weinstein Rape Trial

Saturday, February 01, 2020

Jessica Mann, one of two women Harvey Weinstein is charged with raping, testified in a Manhattan courtroom Friday. She says she maintained a relationship with him because of inexperience and naivete.


How The 'Molineux Rule' Permits Certain Witnesses In The Harvey Weinstein Trial

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

If Harvey Weinstein is convicted of sex crimes in New York, it may be because prosecutors were able to call as witnesses women who claim to be survivors even though they are not named in the charges.


Key Witness Miriam Haley Testifies Harvey Weinstein Raped Her

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Miriam Haley is the second accuser to take the stand against movie mogul Harvey Weinstein in Manhattan. He is charged with five counts of rape and sexual assault against two women in New York.


Actress Annabella Sciorra Testifies That Harvey Weinstein Raped Her

Thursday, January 23, 2020

She is the first of six women expected to testify at his trial that Weinstein raped or sexually assaulted them. "I said, 'No, no,' but there was not much I could do at that point," Sciorra said.


Actress Annabella Sciorra Testifies That Harvey Weinstein Raped Her

Thursday, January 23, 2020

Actress Annabella Sciorra took the stand today in the criminal sex crimes trial of Harvey Weinstein. She testified that the movie mogul raped her in the winter of 1993-94.