October 10, 2018 at 5:30 am

Authorities are calling a horrific crash over the holiday weekend the deadliest car accident in the country in almost a decade. Gov. Andrew Cuomo is now calling for tougher enforcement of transportation regulations that guarantee greater safety on the roads. United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley resigns. We have the latest. City and State New York is here with this week’s political winners and losers. Trump speechwriter and transition advisor, F.H. Buckley will join us to explain why he believes that there is now a Republican Workers Party. Monty Python’s flying circus crash landed on American public television more than four decades ago. Now, in a MetroFocus exclusive, comedy ringmaster and Monty Python co-creator, John Cleese, reminisces about his wild ride with this legendary group. F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby” has captured the imaginations of readers for nearly a century. Now, we go back in time to show you the Long Island mansions that inspired this American classic.

Aired on October 2, 2018.


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