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Fourteen Hours of The Roosevelts with Documentary Filmmaker Ken Burns

The series chronicles the lives of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt in the first major television series that interweaves their complex stories into a single narrative.

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Kirsti Itameri  |  January 8, 2014 3:43 PM | 3 Comments
For most New Yorkers, it's hard to imagine that less than 30 years ago the Lower East Side was the scene of ugly confrontations between the city and so-called “squatters” living in abandoned buildings.VIDEO
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January 8, 2014 3:39 PM | Comments
This edition of MetroFocus takes viewers inside the online world to see how spies may have been using multi-player online games to hunt terrorists. VIDEO
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Lauren Clement  |  January 8, 2014 3:39 PM | 1 Comment
Rebecca Eaton details Downton Abbey's success and 25 years of producing PBS' award-winning drama series, Masterpiece.VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  January 8, 2014 3:38 PM | 1 Comment
Barnard College President Debora Spar addresses the question “Can women have it all?” in her new book "Wonder Women: Sex, Power and the Quest for Perfection."VIDEO
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December 20, 2013 4:39 PM | Comments
The next edition of MetroFocus takes viewers inside the online world to see how spies may have been using multi-player online games to hunt terrorists. VIDEO
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December 18, 2013 3:33 PM | Comments
It's art meant for everyone to see — murals painted by some of the world's most famous artists are all around us in New York City, but you do need to know where to look. VIDEO
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Andre Malok & Mike Frassinelli, The Star-Ledger  |  November 20, 2013 12:10 PM | Comments
Several White House Christmas trees have been chosen from a New Jersey farm for the first time ever.VIDEO
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Jenna Flanagan, New York Now  |  November 20, 2013 11:58 AM | Comments
Who says the bartering system is outdated? At the O+ Festival in Kingston, NY, artists receive free healthcare in exchange for a weekend of music and art.VIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  November 20, 2013 10:49 AM | Comments
Emmy award-winning producer, Rebecca Eaton, talks to Rafael Pi Roman about her new memoir, "Making Masterpiece: 25 Years Behind the Scenes at Masterpiece Theatre and Mystery! on PBS."VIDEO
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November 13, 2013 3:42 PM | Comments
On this week's MetroFocus: Brooklyn College professor Philip Napoli shares poignant stories of New York’s Vietnam veterans, New York Times reporter Julie Creswell explains why foreign investors are snapping up multi-billion dollar apartments in the sky, and much more.VIDEO
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