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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
April 13, 2018 at 6:30 pm

Local residents are suing nearly every agency involved. The expected L train shutdown is projected to last 15 months. Greg Mocker, transit reporter for WPIX-11, is here with the details. A scary statistic: if you’re between the ages of 18 and 64 and live in New York, about 52 percent of you do not have a retirement plan. Even worse: […]

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

The top of a bus is sheared off after a serious bus crash on Long Island, injuring over 40 high school students who had just returned from spring break. We have the latest. A fatal fire at Trump Tower leaves one dead, four injured and the President catching heat. Why weren’t there sprinklers installed in the Trump Tower residences? The answer […]

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FATAL FIRE FALLOUT & MOLINARO JOINS THE RACEclip
April 09, 2018 at 6:45 pm

And a fatal fire at Trump Tower leaves one dead, four injured and the President catching heat. Why weren’t there sprinklers installed in the Trump Tower residences? The answer may surprise you. And, Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro throws his hat in the race for New York State Governor. Aired on April 9, 2018.

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
April 04, 2018 at 5:30 am

In a controversial and last minute move, the U.S. Commerce Department announced that it will restore a question about citizenship to the 2020 census questionnaire. Will the question scare immigrants off and result in an inaccurate count? Throwing off the count of who’s present in the U.S. could have massive implications, including a significant impact on Congress’ representation for the […]

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THE SUBWAY PERFORMERclip
March 31, 2018 at 5:15 am

While we’re commuting to work, Heidi Kole is already at work busking in NYC subway stations. She competes with trains and cellphones for your ear, your heart — and your donations. How does she make enough to survive? Chasing the Dream: Poverty and Opportunity in America is a multi-platform public media initiative that provides a deeper understanding of the impact […]

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THE ON-DEMAND DRIVERclip
March 31, 2018 at 5:00 am

Cecilia Brentlinger, a single-mother discovered that working as an on-demand driver gives her the freedom to choose her own hours, but it also comes at a price. Chasing the Dream: Poverty and Opportunity in America is a multi-platform public media initiative that provides a deeper understanding of the impact of poverty on American society. Major funding for this initiative is […]

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