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THE HOMELESS SHUFFLEclip
March 16, 2018 at 6:45 pm

In Upstate New York, one county is accusing New York City officials of illegally sending homeless families to relocate to their community. Broome County, recently plead to the city, “stop paying your homeless to move here.” Tonight, we discuss the fallout from this controversial plan with the county’s executive, Jason Garnar. Aired on March 16, 2018.

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
March 16, 2018 at 5:30 am

The opioid epidemic is exploding on Long Island with overdoses claiming a record number of lives in the area. The startling statistics in this community are contributing to a nationwide crisis. Nassau County Executive, Laura Curran, is here with the details on the problem and an update on the fight to end addiction on Long Island. A growing number of upstate […]

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LONG ISLAND ADDICTEDclip
March 15, 2018 at 6:45 pm

The opioid epidemic is exploding on Long Island with overdoses claiming a record number of lives in the area. The startling statistics in this community are contributing to a nationwide crisis. Nassau County Executive, Laura Curran, is here with the details on the problem and an update on the fight to end addiction on Long Island. Aired on March 15, […]

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

Now that one of Governor Cuomo’s former top aides has been found guilty of corruption, we explore the dark underbelly of Albany politics and the impact of the verdict on the Governor’s reputation and future political ambitions. Jennifer Rodgers, executive director of the Center for the Advancement of Public Integrity at Columbia Law School and former federal prosecutor, joins us […]

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NATIONAL SCHOOL WALKOUTclip
March 15, 2018 at 4:45 am

Students and teachers here in New York and around the country left their classrooms for 17 minutes to honor the 17 individuals who were killed last month in the Parkland, Florida school massacre. The walk will serve as both a memorial and protest action, calling for immediate change to our nation’s gun control laws. We were on the scene to […]

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PERCOCO VERDICT FALLOUTclip
March 15, 2018 at 4:30 am

Now that one of Governor Cuomo’s former top aides has been found guilty of corruption, we explore the dark underbelly of Albany politics and the impact of the verdict on the Governor’s reputation and future political ambitions. Jennifer Rodgers, executive director of the Center for the Advancement of Public Integrity at Columbia Law School and former federal prosecutor, joins us […]

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

Joseph Percoco, former aide to Governor Cuomo, has been found guilty of three felonies in his federal corruption trial. In a mixed verdict, he was acquitted of three of the six counts against him. Stay tuned for more on this developing story. Are supervised injection sites for drug users the solution to New York’s opioid overdose epidemic?  The controversial approach would […]

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