IS YOUR CHILD IN DANGER? A disturbing new report shows high levels of lead in all 5 boroughs of our city’s schools. We have the details. ALBANY INFIGHTING Now that the state’s budget has passed, how bad is the infighting amongst Democrats? Senator Marisol Alcantara takes us deep inside the capitol. “SAFE AT HOME” Guest host Billy Crystal talks […]
A disturbing new report shows high levels of lead in all 5 boroughs of our city’s schools. We have the details on that story. Also, now that the state’s budget has passed, how bad is the infighting amongst Democrats? Senator Marisol Alcantara takes us deep inside the capitol and the battle that is brewing.
April is Autism Awareness Month. Tonight we’ll introduce you to a young man from Levittown and the neighbors who have rallied around him. MetroFocus has partnered with Newsday to present you this story of hope, love, and strength that will make you proud of your neighbors and leave you with memories you will never forget!
“FEARLESS GIRL” VS. “CHARGING BULL” It’s a war of words as the artist of the iconic Wall Street bull demands the girl be moved. Should she be? OUT OF THE SHADOWS Illegal immigrants living in fear of deportation have an ally in a New York Congresswoman who wants to ensure their safety and due process under the law. Find […]
Entering the fray amongst a “nuclear” option, our new Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch will affect your life in ways you haven’t yet thought of. Legal expert Jeffrey Toobin will be here with details.
To many kids living in the city, simply affording a Broadway show is out of reach, let alone working with the cast and crew. Tonight that’s all about to change for some very lucky students. It’s a story you don’t want to miss. For more on this story go to: http://www.pbs.org/wnet/chasing-the-dream/
BLACK & INVISIBLE Nearly 70% of young, poor black men will be imprisoned at some point in their lives. Find out what happens when these “Invisible Men” re-enter society after incarceration. AFTER THE LAST SURVIVOR What happens when the last Holocaust Survivor passes and there is no one left bear witness to the worst genocide in mankind? Rabbi Marvin […]
It came in 9 days late, but a $153 billion budget was approved by Albany late into the evening on Palm Sunday. Find out who came out on top, who didn’t, and what it all means for Governor Cuomo.
HEROIN & HEALTH CARE After 9 heroin overdoses in New York City yesterday alone, Republican Congressman Dan Donovan of Staten Island is fighting to get drugs off the street and his party over Obamacare. GLORIA BUCKS TRADITION As Passover approaches, Gloria Steinem will tell us about her feminist Seders and how they helped shape her life. “SESAME STREET” & AUTISM As […]