The New York Aquarium in Brooklyn is the oldest continually operating aquarium in the United States. The Wildlife Conservation Society oversees it and four other zoos in New York, and now this beloved aquarium is getting a face-lift. So what can the city’s marine-life-lovers expect from the changes? Cristian Samper, President and CEO of The Wildlife Conservation Society gives us a preview.
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 […]
It’s the animal you’ve probably never heard of but is “The World’s Most Wanted Animal.” Nature Executive Producer Fred Kaufman is here with the heartbreaking details and a preview of this must see episode. Aired on May 23, 2018.
Does your boss hit you with a barrage of emails after work? If so, you’re not alone. If one Council Member has his way, a new law will not only interference with your personal time illegal, it will also come with hefty fines. City Council Member Rafael Espinal, Jr., joins us to share the details. Is a floating pontoon bridge […]
We take a look back at the Vietnam War, Agent Orange, and its impact 50 years after the Tet Offensive. Charles Bailey, author of “From Enemies To Partners: Vietnam, The U.S. And Agent Orange,” joins us with the details on how dioxin, a chemical compound in Agent Orange, is still causing casualties in Vietnam and what our nations are doing […]
Sheldon Silver, Edward Mangano, and Dean Skelos—these are all public officials whose names are in the headlines for a variety of crimes. We’ve got the latest on all three. Aired on May 15, 2018.
Is there a conflict of interest in the investigation of the Eric Schneiderman scandal? Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance, Jr. is reportedly unhappy with Governor Andrew Cuomo’s decision to not let him investigate the allegations against the former Attorney General. We have the latest.Forests in New York City are not only surviving, but are actually thriving! Find out how.The Gateway […]
All eyes remain fixed on the “Storm” brewing over the White House and if President Trump will plead the 5th as the corruption re-trial of former New York State assembly speaker Sheldon Silver continues. We have the latest. Michael Skakel, who was serving a prison sentence for the murder of Martha Moxley, had his conviction overturned after serving more than […]