Bottom of the Hour Newscast with Shannon Lin

From Columbia Radio News, I’m Shannon Lin. Congressional Democrats issued a subpoena to the Justice Department today. They want special counsel Robert Mueller’s unredacted report. And the underlying evidence and testimonies Mueller gathered. Jerrold Nadler is the Democratic chairman of the Judiciary Committee. NADLER: I have formally requested that the Special Counsel Mueller testify before […]

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NYC Newscast April 19, 2019

From Columbia Radio News in New York, I’m Stephanie Horton The police officer injured yesterday in a Washington Heights shootout left the hospital this morning to bagpipes and roaring applause from his fellow officers. AMBI: [APPLAUSE] Justin, how you doin’ Justin? [APPLAUSE] (4 seconds) Officer Justin Vartanian left St. Luke’s around 11AM holding his wife’s […]

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Rent Laws Expire in Two Months. Let the Political Battle Begin.

HOST INTRO: If you’re a renter in New York City, there’s about a 50/50 chance your apartment is rent-stabilized. But the laws that outline protection for renters expire every four years. When they do, New Yorkers lobby the state legislature. Tenants want to expand renter protections. Landlords want to reduce them. As the bills come […]

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