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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
February 09, 2018 at 5:30 am

Immigration activist Ravi Ragbir’s detention sparked a powerful protest in the streets of New York and a heartfelt appeal from the mayor himself. Ragbir is no longer in custody, but he is still not free. As his possible deportation hangs overhead, so too does the uncertainty of his future. In a Metrofocus exclusive interview, Ragbir and his wife Amy Gottlieb […]

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INSIDE NYCHA HOUSING: A FIRSTHAND ACCOUNTepisode
February 08, 2018 at 7:00 pm

The embattled New York City Housing Authority continues to face backlash over busted boilers in freezing temperatures, but those are just the latest in a long list of violations. Tonight, we travel to the Redfern housing project in Queens for a firsthand look at the living conditions and to hear from the tenants who are at the center of the […]

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IMMIGRATION ACTIVIST RAVI RAGBIRepisode
February 08, 2018 at 6:45 pm

Immigration activist Ravi Ragbir’s detention sparked a powerful protest in the streets of New York and a heartfelt appeal from the mayor himself. Ragbir is no longer in custody, but he is still not free. As his possible deportation hangs overhead, so too does the uncertainty of his future. In a Metrofocus exclusive interview, Ragbir and his wife Amy Gottlieb […]

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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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LACK OF SLEEP CAUSED FATAL CRASHESepisode
February 07, 2018 at 6:45 pm

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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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
February 07, 2018 at 5:30 am

NYCHA is back in the hot seat as its tenants are in a deep freeze. The embattled agency is facing the battle cry of more than 50 lawmakers who are urging the city Housing Authority to declare a winter emergency to speed up fixing busted boilers. Will it work? One of the voices leading the charge, Bronx Borough President Ruben […]

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