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November 16, 2017 at 5:30 am

Were Christopher Columbus, Peter Stuyvesant, J. Marion Sims heroes or villains? It depends on who you ask. Should statues of them be removed if some find them offensive? Now you can weigh in on what happens. We’ll tell you how. Acclaimed television journalist Laurie Dhue tackles the stigma of opioid addiction as the epidemic continues. Astronaut Scott Kelly opens up about his record-breaking, year-long, […]

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November 07, 2017 at 5:30 am

ELECTION DAY PREVIEW Polls will open at 6 a.m. across the five boroughs tomorrow morning and incumbent Mayor Bill de Blasio is hoping to deliver what many predict will be a landslide victory over Republican challenger Nicole Malliotakis and Independent candidate Bo Dietl. We’re joined by an expert panel of New York political reporters for a look at all of […]

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October 26, 2017 at 5:30 am

Eric Garner’s death while being detained by Staten Island police gave rise to the Black Lives Matter movement, and it exemplified the tensions felt between people of color and law enforcement across America.  Bestselling author and journalist Matt Taibbi takes us inside the case, as detailed in his new book “I Can’t Breathe:  A Killing on Bay Street.” Three years ago, […]

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