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LOCAL POLITICAL LANDSCAPEclip
March 13, 2018 at 4:45 am

Former Nassau County Executive, Ed Mangano, was once one of the most powerful people on Long Island. Now the jury selection begins as he faces federal corruption charges. Does Governor Cuomo’s friendship with embattled former aide Joe Percoco show a weakness in judgment? Plus, the Governor’s reaction to a potential high profile rival for his job, former Sex and the […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
March 10, 2018 at 5:30 am

As the man accused of killing a Queens imam and his aide goes to trial, we explore the state of hate towards Muslims in our area. Huffpost reporter Rowaida Abdelaziz discusses the details. After Hurricane Maria destroyed Puerto Rico, one New York organization, The New York Foundling, is helping its residents rebuild, one student at a time. Carmen Jirau-Rivera, the organization’s […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
March 09, 2018 at 5:30 am

New York has been pummeled by a one, two punch from Mother Nature. The second nor’easter in less than a week leaves the Tri-State area battle-worn, weary, and has us all talking about a weather phenomenon called “thundersnow.” Climatologist, Dr. Gavin Schmidt, joins us to discuss the fallout from winter storm Quinn and the science behind it. Reports have surfaced that […]

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