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

K2, also known as synthetic marijuana, is wreaking havoc in the Bronx as overdoses spike. What are the next steps to combat the epidemic? A Latino community in New York says “no más,” as it fights the war against opioids. One recovering heroin addict credits a stay behind bars with helping her get clean and sober. We have her story. Aired on […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
August 08, 2018 at 5:30 am

After a winter with no heat and infestations of vermin and mold, now New York City Housing Authority’s tenants are experiencing a threat to their water. The results of a City & State water tank investigation are ahead. A suspected dating app killer reportedly told authorities that a nurse in Queens wasn’t their only victim, there are allegedly five others in […]

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

On Long Island, black women and their babies are four times more likely to die during childbirth as their white neighbors. Why is this happening and what is being done to help save their lives? Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Seymour Hersh tackles a presidential administration often at war with the press and a life on the front lines of the fourth estate. More […]

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GIVING BRONX WOMEN A LEG UPclip
August 03, 2018 at 5:00 am

About one in three women in the Bronx are living below the poverty line. Now two powerful organizations, PepsiCo and Robin Hood, are teaming up to help 20,000 girls and women break the cycle. 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 […]

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