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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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Max Kutner & Johannes Musial, Columbia Graduate School of Journalism  |  February 26, 2014 12:48 PM | Comments
Max Kutner and Johannes Musial of the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism tell the story of the last civilian lighthouse keeper in the United States.VIDEO
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Christina Romano  |  February 19, 2014 12:28 PM | 1 Comment
Rockefeller Foundation President, Judith Rodin, says bus rapid transit, or BRT, is "absolutely critical for New York." VIDEO
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Esha Ray  |  February 19, 2014 12:28 PM | Comments
WNYC Reporter Brigid Bergin joins host Rafael Pi Roman to discuss the mayor's agenda and the challenges ahead.VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  February 19, 2014 12:28 PM | Comments
Sportscaster Len Berman talks to Rachel Robinson, Jackie's widow, about the baseball icon and the foundation that she started in his honor.VIDEO
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February 19, 2014 12:27 PM | Comments

This week on MetroFocus: WNYC’s Brigid Bergin on Bill de Blasio’s State of the City, Rockefeller Foundation President Judith Rodin discusses transit solutions, and more.

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February 12, 2014 1:32 PM | Comments
This week on MetroFocus: The New York Times’ Bill Keller on media in NYC, City Comptroller Scott Stringer on The Pension Peril, and the story behind the rise and fall of Penn Station.VIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  February 12, 2014 1:32 PM | Comments
NYU Professor of Urban Studies and Architecture, Hilary Ballon, discusses the transit hub's past, present, and future.VIDEO
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Christina Romano  |  February 12, 2014 1:32 PM | 2 Comments
More than 700,000 civil servants – both retired and active – are eligible for pensions in New York City. But are their pensions in peril?VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  February 12, 2014 1:32 PM | Comments
The death of big media has been widely reported, but if you live in New York City, you know that big media - and small - are thriving.VIDEO
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February 7, 2014 2:33 PM | Comments
This week on MetroFocus: The New York Times’ Bill Keller on media in NYC, City Comptroller Scott Stringer on The Pension Peril, and the story behind the rise and fall of Penn Station.VIDEO
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