Tracie Hunte

Associate Producer, WNYC News

Tracie Hunte appears in the following:

Agency Charged With Care of Vulnerable Adults Overburdened & Underfunded

Friday, July 24, 2015

Caseworkers had so many clients they often faked visits and didn't know about deaths until months later. 


The Uber Effect Has Yellow Cabs 'in a State of Panic'

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Ride hail apps like Uber and Lyft are hitting traditional yellow cabs right where it hurts: in the medallions. 


Doctorow's Roots in New York Ran Deep

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

The novelist was born in the Bronx, and went on to teach at New York University.


Analysis: Trump's Style Wins Early Support

Monday, July 20, 2015

Trump's continued success will rely on what Republican voters think about his views on other issues.

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Uber Takes on Mayor de Blasio With TV Ad

Friday, July 17, 2015

The ad, released Friday, accuses Mayor Bill de Blasio of "pushing the agenda of his big taxi donors" at the expense of drivers and passengers.

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After 44 Years, Maria Bids Sesame Street Farewell

Friday, July 03, 2015

Award-winning actress and writer Sonia Manzano announced this week that she won't be returning next season.

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Misty Copeland Is First Black Woman to be Named Principal Dancer At ABT

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Throughout her career, Copeland has been outspoken about the challenges of being a black ballerina.


Windsor Lawyer: Marriage Ruling a Victory, "But Plenty of Work to Be Done"

Friday, June 26, 2015

Friday's Supreme Court decision will have far-reaching implications.


Are Rent Laws Worth It?

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Rent regulations are expected to be renewed, but what would happen if they weren't?

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The Land New York City Doesn't Want to Build on

Monday, June 15, 2015
The DEP has been buying up thousands of acres of land around the streams and reservoirs that supply New York. But not everyone is happy about that.

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Teen Who Spent Three Years At Rikers Commits Suicide

Monday, June 08, 2015

Kalief Browder was 16 years old when he was sent to Rikers on a robbery charge. He spent three years at the jail without being convicted of a crime.

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Activist: Caitlyn Jenner Doesn't Show Trans Reality

Tuesday, June 02, 2015

For most transgender people, rich, white Caitlyn Jenner is not the reality. 


A 'Third Act' Cut Short: John & Alicia Nash Remembered

Thursday, May 28, 2015

A small funeral for John and Alicia Nash was held in New Jersey Thursday.


New Plan for the Beleaguered Nassau Coliseum

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

The plan calls for 3.4 million square feet of development on the 91-acre site in Uniondale. 


Inspired by Baltimore, Protests Spill into Manhattan Streets

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Following an evening rally in Union Square, scores of protesters were arrested throughout the city after police warned them on megaphones not to march in the street.


FEMA Flood Zone Maps Include 450,000 More Households

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

The new maps mean twice as many New York City properties will be in a flood zone.

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First-Time Director Works To Uncover the Truth About Tasers

Friday, April 24, 2015

Tasers were thought to be the perfect non-lethal weapon, but a new film explores whether they're too good to be true.


He Swam in the Gowanus and Lived to Tell About It

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Environmental advocate Christopher Swain tells WNYC swimming in the "toxic soup" that is the Gowanus leaves a "grainy feeling in your mouth" like "after you have a bad green smoothy."

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New York City's Missing Black Men

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

According to a study by the New York Times, 1.5 million black men are missing from communities across the United States, a trend that has hit the city especially hard.


First-Time Filmmakers Explore How Romance and Autism Intersect

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

The team behind "Autism in Love," a film currently showing at the Tribeca Film Festival, said they want to challenge misconceptions that people with autism don't want romance.