May 14, 2015 at 10:32 am

The latest from Albany where corruption charges forced Republican State Senator Dean Skelos to resign, the adaptive hybrid coywolf species and its frequent appearances in the area, female inmates face limited access to to prison nurseries and artists get a creative break at the Millay Colony for the Arts.

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May 07, 2015 at 4:50 pm

Weeks after it was leaked that Long Island’s Dean Skelos was being investigated by the office of U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, news broke Friday night that his arrest was imminent. On Monday, the Senate Majority Leader turned himself in. “Senator Skelos and Adam Skelos worked as a team to illegally monitize the Senator’s power and influence to take care of […]

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May 06, 2015 at 1:45 pm

On the next edition of MetroFocus: Matt Ryan reports from Albany on the political fallout from the arrest of State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos (R-Nassau County) and his son on corruption charges just four months after the arrest of Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver (D-Manhattan) on a different set of corruption charges. Anchor Jack Ford talks with NYU associate professor Patrick […]

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