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.

November 6, 2014 11:03 AM | Comments
Ebola may be in the headlines now, but there's much more to know about everything from rare viruses to the ever-present flu.VIDEO
November 6, 2014 11:03 AM | Comments

Natasha Singer is a reporter for The New York Times’ Sunday business section who is digging into the world of data mining.

November 6, 2014 11:01 AM | Comments
Universal pre-K, Common Core standards and teacher evaluation are some of the issues affecting the city's education system which are covered daily by Chalkbeat, a nonprofit, online education news organization.VIDEO
November 6, 2014 11:01 AM | Comments
The wilderness is more than just fresh air and an outdoor education for the students, it's also been a solution to this former soldier's return to civilian life.VIDEO
November 3, 2014 12:29 PM | Comments

Disease detective Dr. Abdul El-Sayed on Ebola, The New York Times reports on privacy and data, Chalkbeat Editor-in-Chief Elizabeth Green and a Vietnam veteran who brings inner-city kids closer to nature.

October 30, 2014 10:56 AM | Comments

The rebuilding continues two years after Sandy, how train tunnel repairs could snarl commutes for years, Albany’s role in developing business on Long Island and PBS Nature’s upcoming documentary A Sloth Named Velcro.

October 30, 2014 10:55 AM | Comments
Two years after Hurricane Sandy flooded tunnels and the subway system, New York’s infrastructure is still recovering.VIDEO
October 30, 2014 10:52 AM | 2 Comments
A new engineering report shows cracks, crumbling concrete, exposed steel supports and leaks. It’s old age, plus corrosion from Sandy’s sea water storm surge.VIDEO
October 30, 2014 10:52 AM | Comments
State Assemblyman Charles Levine and Andrea Lohneiss, former regional director for the Empire State Development Corporation, discuss the role that Albany plays in building and developing business opportunity and growth on Long Island.VIDEO
October 30, 2014 10:51 AM | Comments
Journalist Ana Salceda - who helped rescue a baby sloth in 2000 while working in Panama - talks about the new documentary which follows her return to Central America to learn more about these misunderstood and fragile animals.VIDEO
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