Shumita Basu appears in the following:
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Donald Trump described his "hot mic" comments as "locker room talk." We asked listeners to tell us whether you've ever intervened in a conversation you found offensive to women.
Friday, October 07, 2016
Armchair activism is easy with social media, but we want to know what you're doing out in the real world to engage with this election, whether you're canvasing or just conversing.
Thursday, October 06, 2016
Police have documented "clown sightings" in over 20 states and have made several arrests in the New York/New Jersey area. But is the clown hysteria overhyped?
Monday, October 03, 2016
Three pages of Donald Trump's 1995 tax returns show that he didn't break laws by declaring nearly $916 million in losses, exempting him from federal income taxes. But is it fair?
Friday, September 30, 2016
A new series about one of Marvel's first black super heroes — Luke Cage — hits Netflix today. But what does it mean to see a bulletproof black man on the small screen?
Thursday, September 29, 2016
The wreck renewed questions about whether long-delayed automated safety technology could have prevented the tragedy.
Thursday, September 29, 2016
New York's public buses are the slowest in the country. One advocacy group is collecting stories from commuters about their worst bus experiences to put pressure on politicians.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
"Surreal. Depressing. Truthiness." "Words do matter." "Girl Interrupted, Constantly." Read these three-word descriptions of the first debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Have you ever looked at your social media feeds and thought, wow, people are consuming this news moment in entirely different ways? Listen to a tale of two newsfeeds.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Autumn officially begins on Thursday at 10:21 a.m. We asked you for a noun, a dance move and much more to send the summer off with a fill-in-the-blank story.
Friday, September 16, 2016
The new iPhone 7 arrives in stores today, prompting pre-orders and long lines of customers who are willing to ditch their traditional headphones in favor of a wireless design.
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Melissa Villaseñor, a Mexican-American, is one of three new faces set to debut on SNL's 42nd season on October 1.
Monday, September 12, 2016
Eddie Antar, the man behind the booming "Crazy Eddie" electronics business and its eventual downfall, has died at 68. He's best known for his zany TV and radio commercials.
Friday, September 09, 2016
We asked you to fill in the blank: "September 11th made me realize _____." Here's a handful of your responses.
Tuesday, September 06, 2016
When ".nyc" web addresses first became available in 2014, people flocked to the internet to buy up the new domains. But enthusiasm has since fizzled.
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
We asked on Twitter. And you delivered in true, sassy Internet fashion.
Huma Abedin, Clinton's 'Accomodator and Protector,' Says She's Separating from Husband Anthony Weiner
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Weiner was caught "sexting" for the third time earlier this week.
Monday, August 29, 2016
It took Matthew Ahn 21 hours, 28 minutes and 14 seconds to hit up every single New York City subway station. That's less time than it took him to plan the trip.
Thursday, August 25, 2016
The National Park Service turns 100 today. WNYC's Stephen Nessen reports from NPS sites all over the city throughout the morning.
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
The price of the EpiPen, a non-generic drug dispenser for people with severe allergies, is climbing rapidly. Some consumers say they're getting priced out of the life-saving device.