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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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Chris Giblin  |  January 17, 2013 5:10 PM | Comments
A large population, demographic diversity and prosecutors' commitment to punishing bias are factors. Some believe too much crime—and others too little—falls into the category of “hate."
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Laurie Rabin  |  January 16, 2013 11:49 AM | Comments
New law could force New Jersey consumers to pay for every plastic bag they use. Not everyone is thrilled. VIDEO
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Beth Garbitelli  |  January 15, 2013 6:16 PM | Comments
Can US Mayors Change Gun Laws?VIDEO
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January 10, 2013 6:12 AM | 1 Comment
Lauren Wanko reports for NJToday that Gov. Chris Christie visited the Jersey Shore town as work begins to restore the boardwalk by Memorial Day weekend.VIDEO
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January 9, 2013 6:00 PM | Comments
January 9: MetroFocus follows the hurricane recovery money, checks in with a New Jersey school, and presents a Solutions Story on homeless youth.VIDEO
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January 9, 2013 10:27 AM | Comments
NJToday Managing Editor Mike Schneider interviews the mayor of Marlboro Township, NJ, Jonathan Hornik who decided to put armed police officers in every one of the town’s schools. VIDEO
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January 9, 2013 9:30 AM | Comments
Rafael Pi Roman follows up with a discussion about where the billions in federal money will go with Jarrett Murphy, editor-in-chief of the non-profit investigative news organization “City Limits” and Nick Powell, staff reporter for “City & State.”VIDEO
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January 9, 2013 8:30 AM | Comments
NJToday’s Lauren Wanko reports from Mantoloking, NJ where Sandy destroyed or severely damaged hundreds of homes.VIDEO
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January 9, 2013 6:00 AM | Comments
Former New York Mayor Ed Koch reviews political corruption, political leaders and his decision to seek a fourth term.VIDEO
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January 8, 2013 2:15 PM | Comments
New York City libraries programs are among the most popular in the country, and yet city operating funds for libraries have decreased by 68 million dollars since 2008.
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