Both WNYC hosts were immediately placed on leave.
New York Public Radio is investigating allegations of inappropriate conduct by the longtime hosts, days after similar claims against John Hockenberry.
The two were suspended two weeks ago over allegations of "inappropriate conduct"; following an investigation, they were dismissed on Thursday. "It's a stunning end for two of WNYC's most recognizable voices: Lopate interviewed every...
Two longtime hosts at WNYC have been put on leave amid investigations into allegations of inappropriate conduct, the station said Wednesday.
Leonard Lopate and Jonathan Schwartz, two longtime hosts at WNYC, have been put on leave effectively immediately pending investigations into allegations of inappropriate conduct. Lopate is the go-to guy for arts PRs. More here.