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Hunting Season: Immigration and Murder in an All-American Town

Veteran journalist and Columbia School of Journalism professor Mirta Ojito investigates Marcelo Lucero's murder—and the community in which it happened—in her new book.

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August 30, 2013 1:49 PM | Comments
The next edition of MetroFocus features mayoral candidate Bill Thompson, a review of the Five Borough Ballot reporting project, New Jersey's micro-grid study, an upcoming documentary about Billie Jean King, and the Central Park BioBlitzVIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  August 28, 2013 3:58 PM | Comments
As the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy approaches, plans to protect New York City's coastline from future potential storms progress. VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  August 28, 2013 3:57 PM | Comments
The economy is recovering and adding jobs, but what kind of jobs are they?VIDEO
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August 28, 2013 3:56 PM | Updated: October 16, 2013 4:00PM | 1 Comment
Republican mayoral candidate Joe Lhota, former head of the MTA and deputy mayor under Rudy Giuliani, talks to host Rafael Pi Roman about why he’s running.VIDEO
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August 21, 2013 4:59 PM | Comments
On this week's episode of MetroFocus: Cornell NYC Tech coming to Roosevelt Island, Broadband access in rural towns, the Lady at the O.K. Corral, and a museum all about math.VIDEO
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August 16, 2013 11:30 AM | Comments
On the next episode of MetroFocus: Cornell NYC Tech coming to Roosevelt Island, Broadband access in rural towns, the Lady at the O.K. Corral, and a museum all about math.VIDEO
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August 14, 2013 3:21 PM | Comments
According to the New Jersey Restaurant Association, business is down anywhere from 20 percent to 60 percent this summer.VIDEO
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August 14, 2013 3:19 PM | Comments
Democratic mayoral candidate Christine Quinn talks to MetroFocus' Rafael Pi Roman about her plans to reduce pension and healthcare costs, setting herself apart from Mayor Bloomberg, and being NYC's first openly gay mayor.VIDEO
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August 14, 2013 3:19 PM | Comments
Among the millions of photos and documents in the storerooms below New York City’s municipal library, Edward I. Koch, Michael Jackson and Muhammad Ali are captured at the peak of their powers.VIDEO
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Matt Ryan, New York Now  |  August 14, 2013 2:51 PM | Comments
Governor Cuomo talks one-on-one with New York NOW's Matt Ryan.VIDEO
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