November 03, 2018 at 5:30 am

Last night a synagogue in Brooklyn was desecrated prior to a get-out-the-vote event, leaving the Prospect Heights neighborhood and the city on edge. We have the latest. Robert Bowers stands accused of the worst hate crime ever committed against the Jewish community in the history of the United States. We’re breaking down the case. Over 50,000 runners will be at the starting line this Sunday as the New York City Marathon begins. But, there’s a goal that has eluded participants to date. We’ll tell you what it is. On Monday, the trial against Mexican drug lord and notorious jail breaker, Joaquín Guzmán Loera, who is known as El Chapo, begins. We’ve got your preview. Bird watchers and the curious are flocking to see a rare duck, native to Japan, in Central Park. How did it wind up there?

Aired on November 2, 2018. 

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