TONIGHT ON METROFOCUS

May 24, 2018 at 5:30 am

Trump attorney Michael Cohen’s former business partner strikes a plea deal with the feds. Plus, woman across the country win big in elections, while here in New York Barbara Underwood becomes New York’s new Attorney General. We examine both stories. PBS’ “The Great American Read” has kicked off! Tonight historian Jon Meacham is here to discuss our turbulent times and his book, “The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels.” It’s the animal you’ve probably never heard of but is “The World’s Most Wanted Animal.” Nature Executive Producer Fred Kaufman is here with the heartbreaking details and a preview of this must see episode.

Aired on May 23, 2018.

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MetroFocus is made possible by James and Merryl Tisch, Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III, the Sylvia A. and Simon B. Poyta Programming Endowment to Fight Anti-Semitism, Bernard and Irene Schwartz, Rosalind P. Walter, Barbara Hope Zuckerberg, Jody and John Arnhold, the Cheryl and Philip Milstein Family, Janet Prindle Seidler, and Judy and Josh Weston.

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