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Retired Glove Manufacturer Gives Helping Hand to Those in Need

Reporter Rick Karr introduces us to 86 year-old Larry Stanton, who says he didn’t need a college diploma when he started in the business just after World War II because making gloves was in his genes.

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November 17, 2014 10:18 AM | Comments

New York City Transportation Commissioner Polly Trottenberg on eliminating traffic fatalities, lingering psychological effects of Superstorm Sandy, Councilmember Daniel Dromm on the upcoming roll out of municipal IDs and filmmaker Julie Cohen’s documentary The Sturgeon Queens.

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November 13, 2014 12:20 PM | Comments

NewsHour Weekend investigates whether soccer is too dangerous for kids, toys that teach kids to code, Maria Hinojosa on changing American demographics and New York’s newly-crowned tallest residential building.

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William Brangham, NewsHour Weekend  |  November 13, 2014 12:18 PM | Comments

Youth soccer has become one of the leading causes of concussions for kids in America, sending an estimated 10,000 kids to the E.R. every year.

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November 13, 2014 12:17 PM | Comments
Maria Hinojosa, anchor and executive producer of the PBS series America by the Numbers with Maria Hinojosa, joins Rafael Pi Roman to discuss the country’s demographic shifts.VIDEO
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Stephen Farrell, The New York Times  |  November 13, 2014 12:16 PM | 2 Comments

New York’s tallest residential building, 432 Park Avenue, has reached its full height of 1,396 feet. It opens next year and the penthouse views, in all directions, are spectacular.

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November 10, 2014 5:35 PM | Comments

NewsHour Weekend investigates whether soccer is too dangerous for kids, toys that teach kids to code, Maria Hinojosa on changing American demographics and New York’s newly-crowned tallest residential building.

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October 23, 2014 11:19 AM | Comments

A heroin epidemic on Staten Island, how New York City’s billion gallons of water a day get here, Manhattan’s transformation from “Garden of Eden” to sprawling metropolis and Sesame Street at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.

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October 23, 2014 11:18 AM | Comments

MetroFocus visits The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts’ exhibit celebrating Sesame Street’s 45th anniversary.

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October 20, 2014 12:50 PM | Comments

A heroin epidemic on Staten Island, how New York City’s billion gallons of water a day get here, Manhattan’s transformation from “Garden of Eden” to sprawling metropolis and Sesame Street at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.

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October 16, 2014 2:22 PM | Comments

The New York Times’ Living City video series continues with a look at steam energy, Dr. Ruth discusses her ongoing work and career, director Neil Barsky on his documentary Koch and photographer Meryl Meisler explores disco era Bushwick.

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