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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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January 13, 2015 1:08 PM | Comments

Community leaders and retired NYPD officers on the growing divide between Mayor Bill de Blasio and the NYPD, Founder and CEO of Success Academy Charter Schools Eva Moskowitz and ice sculptor Mark Crouthamel transforms ice into complex sculptures and winter wonderlands.

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January 8, 2015 3:51 PM | Comments
The late Mario Cuomo, former governor of New York, looks back at his childhood, his Italian family, his baseball career and his extraordinary political career.VIDEO
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January 6, 2015 6:34 PM | Comments
The late Mario Cuomo, former governor of New York, looks back at his childhood, his Italian family, his baseball career and his extraordinary political career.VIDEO
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January 1, 2015 9:45 PM | 2 Comments
Cuomo devoted most of his life to politics, but he was also proud of his heritage as a New Yorker and as the son of Italian immigrants.VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  December 22, 2014 5:06 PM | Comments
The incident tops off months of nationwide demonstrations against police in relation to the lack of indictments against white police officers accused of killing unarmed black men in Ferguson, Missouri and New York City. VIDEO
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December 18, 2014 2:46 PM | Comments

Why even those above the federal poverty line struggle in New York City, the Department of Defense hopes 3D printing will inspire future engineers, Minerva Tantoco discusses .nyc, the former Manhattan DA and his wife Journalist Lucinda Franks on their new book and the former chairman and CEO of Aris Isotoner Inc.’s glove giveaway.

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Marisa Wong  |  December 18, 2014 2:45 PM | Comments
While the federal definition of poverty is most often based solely on income, here in the most expensive city in America, there is a growing concern that poverty needs to be redefined.VIDEO
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Michael Hill, NJTV News  |  December 18, 2014 2:45 PM | Comments
Who would have ever thought the Department of Defense would have a workshop to teach the nuts and bolts of 3D printing to a group of teachers?VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  December 18, 2014 2:40 PM | Comments

Tantoco joined MetroFocus host Rafael Pi Roman to talk about her personal journey, the launching of .NYC and the barriers that still exist for women in the tech industry.

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Kirsti Itameri  |  December 18, 2014 2:39 PM | Comments

The book chronicles an improbable love affair which in turn resulted in a marriage that has thus far lasted 36 years.

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