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The New York Times Close Up

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On the August 16th edition of "The New York Times Close Up," Sam Roberts speaks with Fordham University Law Professor Zephyr Teachout and Columbia University Law Professor Tim Wu, who are challenging Governor Andrew Cuomo and former Congresswoman Kathy Hochul in the Democratic primary on September 9th.

The Times Public Editor Margaret Sullivan delivers both praise and concern about some recent journalistic initiatives.

Theatre Reporter Patrick Healy's talks about his cover story in this week's Arts and Leisure section on the new wave of producers bankrolling Broadway musicals. profiles a street artist who's become mainstream.

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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