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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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May 14, 2015 10:32 AM | Comments

The latest from Albany where corruption charges forced Republican State Senator Dean Skelos to resign, the adaptive hybrid coywolf species and its frequent appearances in the area, female inmates face limited access to to prison nurseries and artists get a creative break at the Millay Colony for the Arts.

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May 8, 2015 4:21 PM | Comments

Matt Ryan reports on New York State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos’ arrest, Professor Patrick Sharkey on concentrated poverty, Philip K. Howard explores “The Rule of Nobody” in his book, and the organization Rocking the Boat navigates STEAM subjects in the Hunts Point section of the Bronx.

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May 7, 2015 4:50 PM | 1 Comment
Matt Ryan reports from Albany this week on the arrest of Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos.VIDEO
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May 7, 2015 4:48 PM | Comments
NYU associate professor Patrick Sharkey talks about the issue of concentrated poverty and race.VIDEO
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May 7, 2015 4:47 PM | Comments
Too much government or too little? Too many laws or too few?VIDEO
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May 7, 2015 4:47 PM | Comments
Rocking the Boat teaches STEAM subjects - science, technology, engineering art and mathematics - through boat building, navigation and environmental projects to help restore the Bronx River.VIDEO
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May 6, 2015 1:45 PM | Comments

On the next edition of MetroFocus: Matt Ryan reports from Albany on the political fallout from the arrest of State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos (R-Nassau County) and his son on corruption charges just four months after the arrest of Assembly […]

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May 1, 2015 8:32 AM | Updated: August 6, 2015 4:30PM | Comments

MacArthur genius grant winner Ai-jen Poo, Donald Miller explores Jazz Age New York in his book Supreme City, PBS Nature looks at a day in the life of penguins and photographer Christopher Payne explores abandoned North Brother Island.

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April 28, 2015 12:06 PM | Comments

MacArthur genius grant winner Ai-jen Poo, Donald Miller explores Jazz Age New York in his book Supreme City, PBS Nature looks at a day in the life of penguins and photographer Christopher Payne explores abandoned North Brother Island.

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April 24, 2015 10:40 AM | Comments

The pros and cons of legalizing sports betting, the growth and future of Long Island’s tourism industry, behind-the-scenes experiences working with some of Hollywood’s biggest stars and Newark Penn Station celebrates 80 years of service.

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