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The New York Times Close Up

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On the August 2nd edition of The New York Times Close Up, Sam Roberts speaks with Times Editorial Board Project Director David Firestone about the paper's call to repeal the federal ban on marijuana.

Metro Reporter Liz Robbins reports on a tale of two factions surrounding the requests for proposals to build affordable housing next to a luxury condominium – the cover story for this week's Metropolitan section.

Metro Reporter Joe Berger reports on the new found respect Osteopaths are receiving, and the New York City college that's seeing enrollment and competition for those available spaces increase – from Sunday's Education Life section.

Classical Music Reporter Michael Cooper presents a video filed with videographer Mona el Naggar for on the Vienna Philharmonic.

And the New York Times Reporters Roundtable convenes.

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Produced in association with The New York Times, The New York Times Close Up gives viewers an inside preview of the most compelling reports from Sunday's Times, with the correspondents who filed the stories.

The show is hosted by New York Times Urban Affairs Correspondent Sam Roberts, and features Times reporters, columnists and editors examining the week's top New York City stories.

The hour-long program airs each Saturday at 10 p.m. and repeats each Sunday at 10 a.m.

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