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

Bitter cold and no heat is a reality for thousands of people living in New York City Housing Authority apartments in the most extreme weather we’ve had so far this winter. It’s a new scandal for the already embattled agency. City Comptroller Scott Stringer is here with details and next steps. New York’s cash bail system sends thousands to jail simply because they […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
January 03, 2018 at 5:30 am

It’s a new year and there is a lot of news beyond the frigid temperatures. Yesterday, Mayor Bill de Blasio began his second term as Mayor of New York City. What’s on his to-do list and can he get it done? Also, on the eve of Governor Cuomo’s State of the State address, we’ll preview what to expect, as we […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
December 29, 2017 at 5:30 am

What’s the correlation between the U.S. Census and your wallet? Billions of tax dollars may be a stake, and a haphazard count may threaten your voice in Congress. New York State Assemblyman Marcos Crespo is here to share his insights. Actor Alec Baldwin and satirist Kurt Andersen offer a political satire of President Trump’s first year in office in their […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
December 22, 2017 at 5:30 am

Tonight on MetroFocus! We’re going beyond the headlines in a special year end edition looking back at 2017. From President Trump’s first year in office to the long hot summer days of delays to terror attacks in the city to the silence breakers whose “MeToo” movement became a rallying cry heard around the world. Then, we have 2017’s top pop […]

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2017: THE YEAR IN NEWSclip
December 21, 2017 at 6:45 pm

It’s been a year of change and challenge. From President Trump’s first year in office to the long hot summer days of delays to terror attacks in the city to the “silence breakers” whose “MeToo” movement took down pillars of power and became a rallying cry heard around the world. Aired on December 21, 2017.

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
December 20, 2017 at 5:30 am

An investigation found that New York City Housing Authority officials lied to the feds about apartment inspections. The lies left children sick, and residents are furious. New York City Council Member Ritchie Torres is here with the details and next steps. What’s in a name? A movement by angry New Yorkers is calling for the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge to return […]

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