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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
February 15, 2018 at 5:30 am

Mayor De Blasio delivered his “State of the City” address on Tuesday, February 13, detailing his plan to make New York City the “fairest big city in America.” We have New York City’s reaction to the address. City & State staff reporter Jeff Coltin joins us to discuss what it means for you and your family. The massive fire in […]

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FIRE TRAGEDY: REACTION & WARNINGepisode
February 14, 2018 at 7:00 pm

The massive fire in Belmont, Bronx in December 2017, which claimed 13 lives, was New York City’s deadliest fire in nearly three decades. This tragic accident was caused by a 3-year-old child playing with a stove. FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro is here with his reaction to the historic tragedy and to share a reminder to “close the door” if you […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
February 14, 2018 at 5:30 am

As the President seeks $23 billion for a border wall and increased immigration enforcement Frontline investigates the surge of brutal violence that they say has become a focal point of the President’s rhetoric on immigration. And for the immigrant teens caught in the gang crackdown, will they have due process or will justice be long overdue? Producer and director of […]

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“THE BOMBING OF WALL STREET”episode
February 13, 2018 at 7:00 pm

A new edition of PBS’ American Experience series explores the first major terror attack on U.S. soil. The documentary reveals the story behind the mostly-forgotten 1920 bombing on Wall Street that left 38 people dead and remains unsolved today. Beverly Gage, professor of history and American studies at Yale University and author of “The Day Wall Street Exploded: A Story […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
February 13, 2018 at 5:30 am

With four children dead throughout New York City, the Centers for Disease Control is urging New Yorkers to get the flu vaccine because the illness is on track to be one of the worst epidemics on record. Doctor Demetre Daskalakis from the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is here to teach us how we can protect ourselves against […]

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