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October 18, 2017 at 5:30 am

Controversy and confusion continues around sexual assault cases on college campuses.  As protections undergo a shift, what does it mean for both the accusers and the accused?  According to a new audit, 31 colleges in New York State are under investigation for their handling of sexual assault cases.  We’ll hear from a leading expert on this critical issue, Vanessa Grigoriadis, the […]

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October 17, 2017 at 7:15 pm

The  New York Times called it a handkerchief-soaking meditation on pain, loss, and forgiveness. Now, Nia Vardalos, the Oscar-nominated screenwriter and star of “My Big Fat Greek Wedding” is winning over audiences on stage at the Public Theater, where she is starring in “Tiny Beautiful Things,” a play she adapted from Cheryl Strayed’s best-selling book.

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October 17, 2017 at 6:45 pm

Controversy and confusion continues around sexual assault cases on college campuses.  As protections undergo a shift, what does it mean for both the accusers and the accused?  According to a new audit, 31 colleges in New York State are under investigation for their handling of sexual assault cases.  We’ll hear from a leading expert on this critical issue, Vanessa Grigoriadis, the […]

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October 17, 2017 at 5:30 am

This weekend, President Trump became our first ever Commander-in-Chief to address a defined hate group, continued a war of words with members of his own party, and undid key former President Obama’s health care legislation.  We’ll have analysis on all of these stories from Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Ellis Henican, who writes the column “Trump’s America” in Metro papers. Hate […]

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October 14, 2017 at 5:30 am

Previously aired on August 11, 2017.  Vermin, some reportedly as big as cats, are invading one of Manhattan’s poshest neighborhoods with one sighting of a rat jumping into a baby carriage!  Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal is here to talk about her plan to eradicate the rat problem and to explain why “we” and the city are at least partly to blame! As […]

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