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April 06, 2017 at 5:28 am

THE YOUNGEST VICTIMS April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, tonight we shine a light on this problem, expose how wide spread it is in our area, and what is being done to protect the innocent.   ANIMALS IN DANGER Climate change and its effect on our local wildlife is causing concern and producing some unexpected success stories.  The Nature Conservancy’s […]

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March 31, 2017 at 5:28 am

Standardized state tests began this week, are your kids opting in or opting out? President Trump’s executive order to roll back Obama’s climate policies will affect us. Find out how. One of America’s great filmmakers, Ken Burns is honored tonight here at PBS. Tony Danza takes the stage singing and dancing at Feinstein’s/54 Below this weekend- but first he makes […]

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March 30, 2017 at 5:28 am

First, find out how Gov. Cuomo wants to prevent teens from going through abuse at Rikers Island. Then, the Simon Wiesenthal Center tells us how bad hate and terror speech is online. Finally, is climate change killing one of America’s treasures? PBS’s “NATURE” has the answer and a sneak peek at tonight’s must see episode.

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March 10, 2017 at 6:29 pm

The head of Environmental Protection Agency recently said that carbon dioxide is not the primary cause of global warming. His comments on climate change are putting him in the hot seat. The   New York State Nature Conservancy Director, Bill Ulfelder tells us how New York State is taking the lead on conservation and clean energy.

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March 02, 2017 at 5:28 am

First, find out what President Trump’s speech to Congress means to you and the metro area. Next, get a preview of the final episode of PBS NATURE’s series “Spy in the Wild” to see how animal robots infiltrated the wilderness to deliver visuals never before seen by man. Then, get a behind the scenes look at the iconic Simon & […]

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