July 19, 2018 at 5:30 am

Dean Skelos, the former leader of the New York State Senate, was convicted of bribery, extortion and conspiracy, as the crusade against corruption in Albany continues. Rats like hanging out in Harlem, on the Upper West Side and Bedford-Stuyvesant. Hot summer nights drive their passion for reproducing. So, what’s being done to stop this vermin explosion? Homes in the Hamptons are desirable yet among the most vulnerable in the U.S. to costly climate change. We have the details. We take a look at the documents that shaped America’s past, and their contemporary digital counterparts during the Trump presidency.

Aired on July 18, 2018. 

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