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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
January 25, 2018 at 5:30 am

New York City Housing Authority’s number two official resigns as the embattled chairwomen of the agency is reportedly found to have lied during her sworn testimony about lead paint inspections before City Council. What are the consequences? Councilman Ritchie Torres, who presided over the questioning, is here to shed light on the subject and tell us about his new role […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
January 24, 2018 at 5:30 am

In 2015, nearly one in four of New York State’s Hispanic youth considered suicide, and one in seven actually attempted suicide. We have a special report about this growing epidemic affecting the Latina community. New York State Senator Marisol Alcantara is here to take us inside this epidemic and her plans to end it.The former Secretary of State and Democratic […]

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“EXODUS” TO FREEDOMclip
January 23, 2018 at 7:15 pm

Immigration reform is an issue that has dominated the national headlines. Now, “Frontline” shares first-hand stories from refugees and migrants and examines what happens to people once they reach the West. Director James Bluemel and Syrian refugee Hassan Akkad join us to talk about the new film “Exodus: The Journey Continues.” Aired on January 23, 2018.

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LATINA SUICIDE EPIDEMICepisode
January 23, 2018 at 6:45 pm

In 2015, nearly one in four of New York State’s Hispanic youth considered suicide, and one in seven actually attempted suicide. We have a special report about this growing epidemic affecting the Latina community. New York State Senator Marisol Alcantara is here to take us inside this epidemic and her plans to end it. Aired on January 23, 2018.

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
January 23, 2018 at 5:30 am

As the President reflected on his first year in office, this weekend protesters nationwide took to the streets as the government shut down. Today, the shutdown ends with a compromise to fund the government through February 8th. And from Washington to Albany, Governor Cuomo’s former aide Joseph Percoco heads to trial on charges of federal corruption. Could this trial expose […]

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“THE FORCE”clip
January 22, 2018 at 7:15 pm

In recent years tensions between the police and the public in the U.S. have escalated. “The Force,” offers a look at the Oakland Police Department, one of the country’s most embattled police forces, during efforts at major reform after decades of troubled community relations. Filmmaker Peter Nicks brings us inside the Oakland PD’s efforts to rebuild its image as it […]

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