Kirsti Itameri

January 29, 2015 5:33 PM | Comments
It would boost the state minimum wage - which is already scheduled to increase to $9 at the beginning of next year - to $10.50 and New York City's to $11.50VIDEO
January 29, 2015 5:33 PM | Comments

This year 14 winners from local and national TV, radio and online news organizations took home silver baton awards.

January 29, 2015 5:32 PM | Comments
Nordberg reports on bacha posh - a girl who is temporarily raised as a boy and presented to the world as a son.VIDEO
January 29, 2015 5:32 PM | Comments
He wore a hidden camera and recorded his interactions with fellow New Yorkers and tourists. The result was Don't Look Down On Me, a six-minute video that went viral on YouTube with over 2.5 million hits. VIDEO
January 28, 2015 1:55 PM | Comments

Governor Cuomo’s State of the State proposal, PBS’ “The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross” wins a duPont award, journalist Jenny Nordberg on the “bacha posh” in Afghanistan and filmmaker Jonathan Novick on changing the way we look at disabilities.

Kirsti Itameri  |  January 26, 2015 1:11 PM | Comments
Keep up to date on weather, transit and more.
January 22, 2015 10:12 PM | Comments

The arrest of powerful speaker of the New York State Assembly Democrat Sheldon Silver, a municipal ID card with cultural benefits and grant winner Ai-jen Poo’s organization to help domestic workers.

January 22, 2015 7:08 PM | Comments
Arts and culture can be found everywhere in New York City, but are they accessible to everyone?VIDEO
January 22, 2015 7:08 PM | Comments
Ai-jen Poo is director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance and a 2014 MacArthur Fellow.VIDEO
January 22, 2015 10:50 AM | Comments
The longtime Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has turned himself in to the FBI.VIDEO
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