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A hero shop in Bensonhurst created a sandwich in honor of Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis.
02/13/2020
Eat it up! Malliotakis on the menu - Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis picked up a major endorsement over the weekend in the highly respected pages of the menu at Lioni’s Heroes in Bensonhurst. Yes a sandwich named for the Albany lawmaker was added.

A hero shop in Bensonhurst created a sandwich in honor of Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis.

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis picked up a major endorsement over the weekend in the highly respected pages of the menu at Lioni’s Heroes in Bensonhurst. Yes, a sandwich named for the Albany lawmaker was added to the menu at the 15th Avenue restaurant. The tagline for the new hero (or hoagie or ...

Closing arguments at the Harvey Weinsten rape trial are set to begin with the jury hearing first from a Chicago attorney...
02/13/2020

Closing arguments at the Harvey Weinsten rape trial are set to begin with the jury hearing first from a Chicago attorney who's taken (hash)MeToo movement heat

Democrats could avoid another tech meltdown like the one that afflicted the Iowa caucuses with a better strategy for bui...
02/12/2020
After Iowa Debacle, Tech Experts Who Aid Progressives Call For A Strategic Shake-Up | WFUV

Democrats could avoid another tech meltdown like the one that afflicted the Iowa caucuses with a better strategy for building the tools they need, progressive technology specialists say: https://www.wfuv.org/content/after-iowa-debacle-tech-experts-who-aid-progressives-call-strategic-shake

Democrats could avoid another tech meltdown like the one that afflicted the Iowa caucuses with a better strategy for building the tools th

Former Vice President Joe Biden has suffered back-to-back poor showings in the first two states to vote in the Democrati...
02/12/2020
With His Campaign Struggling, Joe Biden Turns His Focus To South Carolina | WFUV

Former Vice President Joe Biden has suffered back-to-back poor showings in the first two states to vote in the Democratic primary, and there are now serious questions about whether his "electability" argument is still plausible: https://www.wfuv.org/content/his-campaign-struggling-joe-biden-turns-his-focus-south-carolina

Former Vice President Joe Biden has suffered back-to-back poor showings in the first two states to vote in the Democratic primary, and the

More than 135 committees have already been created throughout Connecticut over the past year to help organize for the Ce...
02/10/2020
Connecticut launches new website with Census information | WFUV

More than 135 committees have already been created throughout Connecticut over the past year to help organize for the Census

(AP) - Connecticut officials have launched a new website to provide residents with reliable information about the 2020 U.S. Census.

Financial firms may be discriminating against people based on where they went to college, a watchdog group says. In part...
02/05/2020
Graduates Of Historically Black Colleges May Be Paying More For Loans: Watchdog Group | WFUV

Financial firms may be discriminating against people based on where they went to college, a watchdog group says. In particular, the group found that a lender named Upstart appears to be charging higher interest rates on student loans to graduates of historically black or predominantly Hispanic colleges: https://www.wfuv.org/content/graduates-historically-black-colleges-may-be-paying-more-loans-watchdog-group

Financial firms may be discriminating against people based on where they went to college, a watchdog group says.

Paranoia is the best strategy for political campaigns when it comes to digital security. After all, who can forget the m...
01/28/2020
2020 Political Campaigns Are Trying To Avoid A 2016-Style Hack | WFUV

Paranoia is the best strategy for political campaigns when it comes to digital security. After all, who can forget the massive hack of the Hillary Clinton campaign's emails during the last presidential election and its embarrassing consequences? https://www.wfuv.org/content/2020-political-campaigns-are-trying-avoid-2016-style-hack

Paranoia is the best strategy for political campaigns when it comes to digital security.

Top election officials from all 50 states are meeting in Washington this week to prepare for 2020 — a gathering amid wid...
01/27/2020
Election Officials To Convene Amid Historic Focus On Voting And Interference | WFUV

Top election officials from all 50 states are meeting in Washington this week to prepare for 2020 — a gathering amid widespread concern over whether the upcoming elections will be fair and accurate, as well as free of the kind of foreign interference that marred the 2016 campaign: https://www.wfuv.org/content/election-officials-convene-amid-historic-focus-voting-and-interference

Top election officials from all 50 states are meeting in Washington this week to prepare for 2020 — a gathering amid widespread concern ov

The majority of Americans have health insurance that includes coverage for prescription drugs. But unfortunately that do...
01/27/2020
When Insurance Won't Cover Drugs, Americans Make 'Tough Choices' About Their Health | WFUV

The majority of Americans have health insurance that includes coverage for prescription drugs. But unfortunately that doesn't ensure that they can afford the specific drugs their doctors prescribe for them: https://www.wfuv.org/content/when-insurance-wont-cover-drugs-americans-make-tough-choices-about-their-health

The majority of Americans have health insurance that includes coverage for prescription drugs.

01/24/2020

For this week’s Getting To The Art Of It, WFUV reporter Alexandra Parker spoke with Curator David Rios and Artist-in-Residence Dionis Ortiz about the Children's Museum of Manhattan. Check out this video below where the WFUV team explores the museum!

Fordham Conversations host Robin Shannon is joined by Natural Sciences Department Chair Jason Morris, Ph.D to discuss hi...
01/21/2020
Thicker Than Mud | WFUV

Fordham Conversations host Robin Shannon is joined by Natural Sciences Department Chair Jason Morris, Ph.D to discuss his new novel “Thicker Than Mud.” https://www.wfuv.org/content/thicker-mud

Fordham Conversations host Robin Shannon is joined by Natural Sciences Department Chair

New York state is planning to do restoration work on the early childhood home of women's rights advocate Susan B. Anthon...
01/21/2020
NY plans renovation of Susan B. Anthony's childhood home | WFUV

New York state is planning to do restoration work on the early childhood home of women's rights advocate Susan B. Anthony.

(AP) - New York state is planning to do restoration work on the early childhood home of women's rights advocate Susan B. Anthony.

NY leaders are not expected to take swift action in response to calls from some of their legislative colleagues and law ...
01/20/2020
State lawmakers don't expect changes to bail reform until budget passage

NY leaders are not expected to take swift action in response to calls from some of their legislative colleagues and law enforcement officials for a repeal of New York’s recently enacted criminal justice reforms.

ALBANY - While Republican state lawmakers and law enforcement officials call for a repeal...

The #WashingtonPost has a 20-question quiz that measures which of the Democratic candidates agrees with you the most on ...
01/15/2020
Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis

The #WashingtonPost has a 20-question quiz that measures which of the Democratic candidates agrees with you the most on some of the biggest flashpoints of the cycle.

Breaking news and analysis on politics, business, world national news, entertainment more. In-depth DC, Virginia, Maryland news coverage including traffic, weather, crime, education, restaurant reviews and more.

If the last few Democratic presidential debates are any guide, tonight's will likely delve into health care proposals. D...
01/14/2020
Medicare for All? A Public Option? Health Care Terms, Explained | WFUV

If the last few Democratic presidential debates are any guide, tonight's will likely delve into health care proposals. Do voters know what we're talking about when we talk about various plans and concepts, including "Medicare for All?" Or any of the other health policy terms that get thrown around? https://www.wfuv.org/content/medicare-all-public-option-health-care-terms-explained

If the last few Democratic presidential debates are any guide, tonight's will likely delve into health care proposals.

The Food and Drug Administration has gotten faster at approving new prescription drugs over the past four decades, but t...
01/14/2020
FDA Approves Drugs Faster Than Ever But Relies On Weaker Evidence, Researchers Find | WFUV

The Food and Drug Administration has gotten faster at approving new prescription drugs over the past four decades, but the evidence it relies on in making those decisions is getting weaker, according to new research published Tuesday: https://www.wfuv.org/content/fda-approves-drugs-faster-ever-relies-weaker-evidence-researchers-find

The Food and Drug Administration has gotten faster at approving new prescription drugs over the past four decades, but the evidence it rel

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