October 02, 2018 at 5:30 am

All teenagers under the age of 16 were transferred out of the notorious Rikers Island jails, but not everyone thinks this was a good thing. Find out who and why. The FBI investigation into allegations against Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh begin despite claims that the agency’s agents are being handcuffed for time by the White House. Who were the political winners and losers coming into the week? We have the list from City & State New York. In just a few days a hearing could change the way Central Park’s carriage horses handle passengers and traffic. A new program gives you the tools you need to set your children up for educational success this semester. Find out how! Emmy and Tony Award-winning actor Hal Linden is here to give us insights into his latest work, “The Samuel Project.”

Aired on October 1, 2018.


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