border
CALLING OUT THE MAYORclip
June 08, 2018 at 4:30 am

The City Council flexes its muscle, as Councilman Ritchie Torres goes toe-to-toe with Bill de Blasio to address the Mayor’s attempts to intervene in a NYCHA probe. Torres also calls for an immediate investigation after City & State’s expose on the City’s contaminated rooftop water tanks. We have the latest. Aired on June 7, 2018.

Continue Reading

TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
May 30, 2018 at 5:30 am

Could the “Days of Delays” finally be a thing of the past? The MTA unveils an ambitious ten-year plan to modernize your commute. We have the details. Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer and one of the most anticipated sunsets of the year. Neil deGrasse Tyson joins us with a preview of Manhattanhenge. A new healthcare model is combining medicine […]

Continue Reading

THE STORY BEHIND FAMOUS NATHAN’S HOT DOGSclip
May 26, 2018 at 4:30 am

No trip to Coney Island would be complete without a stop at Nathan’s Famous in Brooklyn, but do you know the history behind those iconic hot dogs? Author, filmmaker, and grandson of its founder, Lloyd Handwerker talks about his recent film and subsequent book titled Famous Nathan that chronicles the story of how his grandfather, Nathan Handwerker, started the family business and grew it into the American success story it is today.

Continue Reading

TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
May 25, 2018 at 5:30 am

The New York Convention wraps with Governor Cuomo getting his party’s nod. But what about the Cynthia Nixon factor? President Trump takes on tackling the deadly MS-13 gang while some protest his presence in Suffolk County. It’s Fleet Week and the city is awash in dress whites!  Find out about the must-do events and attractions. PBS’ “The Great American Read” continues in New […]

Continue Reading

TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
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 […]

Continue Reading