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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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April 8, 2015 11:06 AM | Comments

First person stories from Sing Sing inmates, the 100-year anniversary of what many scholars call the Armenian Genocide, connecting special needs high school students with job opportunities and Itzhak Perlman on legendary violinist Jascha Heifetz.

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April 3, 2015 10:43 AM | Comments

Using technology to fight crime, new challenges for wounded veterans, The New York Times urban affairs correspondent Sam Roberts and one of the largest collections of western and Native American art in the country.

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April 2, 2015 1:05 PM | Comments

It’s one of the highest profile prosecutor positions in the country and with that high profile come significant challenges and significant opportunities in the battle against crime.

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The adaptive sports program in the Catskills provides outdoor activity options for individuals with physical and cognitive disabilities, including our veterans.VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  April 2, 2015 1:04 PM | Comments
Two years ago, Sam Roberts wrote a piece for The New York Times titled A History of New York in 50 Objects. Concluding that New York's history couldn't be told in 50 or even 100 objects, he expanded his list into a book.VIDEO
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April 2, 2015 1:04 PM | Comments

A journey to the West — by heading North. Binghamton station WSKG takes us upstate for a look at the The Rockwell Museum in Corning, New York.

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April 1, 2015 5:30 PM | Comments
NJTV News will have the latest tonight at 6, 7:30 and 11 pm and will broadcast and stream Sen. Menendez's press conference live at 7pm.
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March 31, 2015 1:57 PM | Comments

Using technology to fight crime, new challenges for wounded veterans, The New York Times urban affairs correspondent Sam Roberts and one of the largest collections of western and Native American art in the country.

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March 27, 2015 10:33 AM | Comments

Ushering students from the classroom to the workforce, what’s next for Long Island’s economy, long-term NYC infrastructure goals, executive producer Ken Burns and author Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee talk cancer and Netflix’s Virunga wins a duPont award.

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Andrea Vasquez  |  March 26, 2015 4:38 PM | Comments

A unique program called the President’s Society teaches students professional and life skills you can’t experience in a classroom.

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