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“THE BOMBING OF WALL STREET”episode
February 13, 2018 at 7:00 pm

A new edition of PBS’ American Experience series explores the first major terror attack on U.S. soil. The documentary reveals the story behind the mostly-forgotten 1920 bombing on Wall Street that left 38 people dead and remains unsolved today. Beverly Gage, professor of history and American studies at Yale University and author of “The Day Wall Street Exploded: A Story […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
February 13, 2018 at 5:30 am

With four children dead throughout New York City, the Centers for Disease Control is urging New Yorkers to get the flu vaccine because the illness is on track to be one of the worst epidemics on record. Doctor Demetre Daskalakis from the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is here to teach us how we can protect ourselves against […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
February 08, 2018 at 5:30 am

A shocking report reveals that recent fatal commuter crashes were caused by a lack of sleep. A federal investigation details that the train crashes in Hoboken and Brooklyn, which resulted in one death and over 200 injuries, were caused by engineers who were literally asleep at the wheel. Both engineers suffered from easily diagnosed sleep disorders, yet both were never […]

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DUELING MEMOSclip
February 05, 2018 at 6:45 pm

Dueling Russian memos look at the inner workings of the FBI’s investigation. Mayor Bill de Blasio faces tough questions in Albany about the New York City’s deteriorating subway system. And another possible government shutdown is just days away. Metro Papers columnist, Ellis Henican, is here with the latest. Aired on February 5, 2018.

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
February 03, 2018 at 5:30 am

It’s a victory on Second Avenue! Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney, the congressional leader behind the new subway line, is here to share her vision for addressing and improving our failing infrastructure. How would you grade President Trump on leadership? Steve Adubato, PhD., Emmy award-winning news anchor and author of “Lessons in Leadership,” is here with his assessment. PBS seeks an answer to the […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
February 01, 2018 at 5:30 am

Tonight, on a special edition of MetroFocus, we debrief following President Donald J. Trump’s first State of the Union address. How did it play to a partisan congress? Will it resonate with a country at odds? And, what affect will Trump’s proposed policies have on our state, our communities, and our families? We’re breaking down the speech and reading between […]

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