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October 28, 2017 at 5:30 am

It’s been five years since Superstorm Sandy ravaged our area, displacing communities and taxing our economy.  Are there radical steps we must take now before the next Sandy hits?  The Nature Conservancy’s Bill Ulfelder will be here with the answers. From fake news to the landscape of our media, media and legal analyst Dan Abrams is back with insights on […]

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October 20, 2017 at 7:45 pm

Daniel Rodriguez loves being a bike courier, but he relies on tips to supplement his hourly wage. Can he save enough to finish college and start his dream career? Previously aired on August 18, 2017 and October 20, 2017.  Chasing the Dream: Poverty and Opportunity in America is a multi-platform public media initiative that provides a deeper understanding of the […]

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October 20, 2017 at 7:30 pm

A recent college graduate, Nadir Samara makes more money walking dogs in Brooklyn than he did working for an insurance company in Philadelphia. Previously aired on August 18, 2017 and October 20, 2017.  Chasing the Dream: Poverty and Opportunity in America is a multi-platform public media initiative that provides a deeper understanding of the impact of poverty on American society. […]

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October 20, 2017 at 7:15 pm

Cecilia Brentlinger, a single-mother discovered that working as an on-demand driver gives her the freedom to choose her own hours, but it also comes at a price. Previously aired on August 18, 2017 and October 20, 2017.  Chasing the Dream: Poverty and Opportunity in America is a multi-platform public media initiative that provides a deeper understanding of the impact of […]

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October 03, 2017 at 7:15 pm

It’s journalism wrapped in a game.  “Freakonomics” host Stephen Dubner is back with a preview of his new, New York show called “Tell Me Something I Don’t Know.” Stephen Dubner’s “Tell Me Something I Don’t Know” Show Dates at Joe’s Pub in New York City Tickets available here. October 5/6:30 — Alex Wagner, CBS News correspondent and contributing editor at The Atlantic October 5/9:30 — Sas […]

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October 03, 2017 at 5:30 am

It is the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history.  A gunman opens fire on a crowd of concert goers at a country music festival, leaving more than 50 dead and hundreds wounded.  The NYPD is monitoring the massacre in Las Vegas to ensure that New York City is safe.  We are on this developing story. He came to Congress with the […]

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October 02, 2017 at 7:15 pm

Freakonomics.  It’s the bestselling book and the podcast sensation that’s grabbing millions of fans!  Tonight, its co-creator, Stephen Dubner, is here to break down how everything in our popular culture is rooted in economics. Stephen Dubner’s “Tell Me Something I Don’t Know” Show Dates at Joe’s Pub in New York City Tickets available here. October 5/6:30 — Alex Wagner, CBS News correspondent and […]

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September 28, 2017 at 5:30 am

The corruption conviction of  former New York State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos and his son, Adam, is overturned by the legal definition of the crime itself.  We’ll have all the details on the change of events with Jennifer Rodgers, the Executive Director of the Center for Public Integrity at Columbia Law School. Could our transit system woes be fixed by […]

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