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 […]
A federal judge in Hawaii has blocked President Trump’s revised travel ban. Ivanka Trump has settled into her new position as an official assistant to her father. A Senate panel has begun investigating claims that Russia interfered in the U.S. election. Gov. Chris Christie’s aides that were found guilty over bridgegate are now headed to jail. 34 people in Brooklyn […]
Standardized state tests began this week, are your kids opting in or opting out of these controversial exams? Councilman Daniel Dromm tells us why these tests are causing angst for parents, students, and teachers.
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.
Teens who enter Rikers Island often exit after suffering abuse at the hands of older inmates. Find out how Governor Cuomo wants to change that. To learn more about “Rikers: An American Jail” go to: Rikers Film If you want to see Ismael’s TED Talk click here: TED Talk For more information on Raise the Age and The Fortune […]
Did your child skip today’s state-wide exam? We have the statistics. A drastic decline in New Yorkers taking and even passing their High School Equivalency Exams. Find out why. How do you prosecute war criminals whose crimes are unspeakable? An exclusive first look at PBS’s new 3 part series, “Dead Reckoning.” Author Lee Child tells us about his creation, marine hero Jack […]
Author Lee Child tells us about his creation, marine hero Jack Reacher and the sketchy situations he puts him in. Calling all Jack Reacher fans: watch our full interview with Lee Child below where he talks even more about creating your favorite character, his writing process, and what he really thinks about the movie franchise.