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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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Marisa Wong  |  July 24, 2013 3:39 PM | Updated: August 19, 2013 10:00AM | 1 Comment
Cornell NYC Tech's $2 billion campus may be no more than a collection of architects' renderings, but preparations for the awaited applied sciences school have continued to progress behind the scenes.VIDEO
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July 24, 2013 3:39 PM | Comments
In the continuing series NYC Votes 2013, Independence Party mayoral candidate Adolfo Carrión Jr. tells Pi Roman he’s running because he represents “that silent majority. And I want to wake that silent majority up.”VIDEO
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July 24, 2013 10:29 AM | 1 Comment
Voters on the outskirts of Weiner’s old congressional district in Queens seem to be increasingly accepting of his mayoral candidacy, even after a new revelation in his Twitter scandal.
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Gabe Johnson, The New York Times  |  July 17, 2013 4:38 PM | Comments
It was supposed to be a summer fling. In 1989 Lincoln Center celebrated its 30th birthday by staging a big-band dance party on the plaza for 20 nights.VIDEO
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Lauren Wanko, NJ Today  |  July 17, 2013 4:25 PM | Updated: July 25, 2013 | 3 Comments
A court decision gives government more power to build sand dunes even when homeowners object and (Ret.) Col. John Boulé talks regional strategy.VIDEO
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Daniella Greenbaum  |  July 17, 2013 4:25 PM | Comments
Yale University professor and former New York City Planning Commissioner Alexander Garvin tells Pi Roman what works and what doesn't for New York city planners in a discussion about his new book The Planning Game: Lessons from Great Cities.VIDEO
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July 17, 2013 4:24 PM | Comments
Mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio talks to Rafael Pi Roman about early childhood education, NYC's "epidemic of hospital closures," and why he's the progressive candidate in the 2013 race.VIDEO
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July 12, 2013 4:22 PM | Comments
This week on the show: Dunes vs. views, engineering for future storms, lessons from great cities and midsummer night swing.VIDEO
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July 10, 2013 4:39 PM | Comments
This week on MetroFocus: a proposal for NYC parks, big money for bridges, the history of Greenwich Village, sculptor Gary Weisman, and art from Superstorm Sandy.VIDEO
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Joe Hirsch, City Limits  |  July 9, 2013 10:05 AM | Comments
As Campaign 2013's temperature rose, diners at Mott Haven's Camaguey restaurant and voters in Melrose had little interest in their lowest-level officials.
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