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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
November 20, 2018 at 5:30 am

Citing abuse of power, Mayor Bill de Blasio made a controversial move, and ousted the city’s embattled investigations chief. Now critics want to know if a rivalry or something else was behind the decision. Five million Americans suffer from Alzheimer’s disease. Now, one of the nation’s premier advocates, Maria Shriver, shares her fight against the illness that afflicted her father […]

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METROFOCUS SPECIAL EDITION: “CANCER CLUSTERS: THE SEARCH FOR ANSWERS”episode
November 10, 2018 at 5:30 am

Cancer clusters in Staten Island and Long Island have residents on edge and officials springing into action. The New York State Board of Health has begun a long awaited study. We have the details. What dangers lurk beneath what was once the world’s largest garbage dump? Does the defunct Fresh Kills Landfill hold the key to what’s making Richmond County […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
November 07, 2018 at 5:30 am

A trial challenging the Trump administration, and a question about citizenship begins, as a polarized nation awaits the results of the midterm elections. Tonight we’ll examine what’s at stake in the midterm elections, looking at not only federal dollars but potential powers. What fate lies ahead for the caravan of refugees from Central and South America, who are now almost one thousand […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
October 23, 2018 at 5:30 am

After weeks of negotiations, Gov. Cuomo agreed to a televised debate against his Republican opponent, Marc Molinaro. And, New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand canceled her debate over a strike at Spectrum Cable as her presidential war chest grows. In other news, Dean Skelos was once one of the most powerful men in New York. Now prosecutors say the former leader […]

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