• MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: June 1, 2020
    MetroFocus: June 1, 2020
    The streets of New York City, deserted for nearly two months, have in the last ...
    The streets of New York City, deserted for nearly two months, have in the last few days become a powder keg of conflict. The last few days have seen dozens of arrests, as tense demonstrations across ...
    Air Date 6/1/2020
    0:28:32
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 29, 2020
    MetroFocus: May 29, 2020
    "Central Park Karen" viral video sparks new hate crime legislation. State ...
    "Central Park Karen" viral video sparks new hate crime legislation. State Senator Brian Benjamin, one of two lawmakers who introduced the legislation joins us tonight. New York Rep. Hakeem Jeffries is ...
    Air Date 5/29/2020
    0:28:22
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 28, 2020
    MetroFocus: May 28, 2020
    Father Sam Sawyer, an Executive Editor of America Magazine, examines the ...
    Father Sam Sawyer, an Executive Editor of America Magazine, examines the five-phase “Faith Forward” plan for reopening church services in a candid discussion on navigating church, state and ...
    Air Date 5/28/2020
    0:28:33
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 27, 2020
    MetroFocus: May 27, 2020
    Island Harvest received state aid from Gov. Cuomo and has teamed up with Jon Bon ...
    Island Harvest received state aid from Gov. Cuomo and has teamed up with Jon Bon Jovi to tackle hunger in the Hamptons by opening a new food bank in the region. With impact of COVID-19 on the economy, ...
    Air Date 5/27/2020
    0:28:28
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 26, 2020
    MetroFocus: May 26, 2020
    On March 25th, the state health department issued a directive requiring nursing ...
    On March 25th, the state health department issued a directive requiring nursing homes to accept those recovering from COVID-19, even if they might still be contagious. The mandate was eventually ...
    Air Date 5/26/2020
    0:28:34
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 21, 2020
    MetroFocus: May 21, 2020
    Tonight we examine what college life will look like come this Fall and what the ...
    Tonight we examine what college life will look like come this Fall and what the future holds for higher education in a post-pandemic world. Long Island's beach towns rely on summer tourism for their ...
    Air Date 5/21/2020
    0:28:44
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 20, 2020
    MetroFocus: May 20, 2020
    Dr. Salerno is a physician who was so frustrated by the difficulties he saw in ...
    Dr. Salerno is a physician who was so frustrated by the difficulties he saw in getting COVID-19 testing for the underserved population in NJ that he literally took matters into his own hands. ...
    Air Date 5/20/2020
    0:28:44
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 19, 2020
    MetroFocus: May 19, 2020
    Tonight Frontline gives us a firsthand look at survival from inside a region at ...
    Tonight Frontline gives us a firsthand look at survival from inside a region at the epicenter of Italy’s coronavirus outbreak where doctors are forced to make life and death choices among the young ...
    Air Date 5/19/2020
    0:28:43
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 18, 2020
    MetroFocus: May 18, 2020
    Christine Quinn predicts there will be a tidal wave of homelessness, the former ...
    Christine Quinn predicts there will be a tidal wave of homelessness, the former NYC Council Speaker & current head of WIN, discusses her emergency housing plan to prevent what could be a disaster due ...
    Air Date 5/18/2020
    0:28:36
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 15, 2020
    MetroFocus: May 15, 2020
    Tonight, we’ll teach you how to discern what’s true, what’s false and what ...
    Tonight, we’ll teach you how to discern what’s true, what’s false and what is manipulative fiction, the next time you go online. The pandemic has taken a tremendous toll on high school and ...
    Air Date 5/15/2020
    0:28:16
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 14, 2020
    MetroFocus: May 14, 2020
    Economic hardship, racial discrimination and more reported confirmed cases than ...
    Economic hardship, racial discrimination and more reported confirmed cases than anywhere else in the country. Queens has been especially hard hit by the pandemic. Residents have watched the virus tear ...
    Air Date 5/14/2020
    0:28:07
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 13, 2020
    MetroFocus: May 13, 2020
    New York City Councilman Brad Lander announced last month the “Essential ...
    New York City Councilman Brad Lander announced last month the “Essential Worker’s Bill Of Rights”- a package of bills he believes will protect those who are working on the frontlines while the ...
    Air Date 5/13/2020
    0:28:42
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 12, 2020
    MetroFocus: May 12, 2020
    “As a citywide elected leader who comes from the communities that are being ...
    “As a citywide elected leader who comes from the communities that are being disproportionately targeted, who has seen the impact of over-policing for many years magnified in this pandemic, even I ...
    Air Date 5/12/2020
    0:28:52
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 11, 2020
    MetroFocus: May 11, 2020
    A new study finds that Black Americans represent 13.4% of the American ...
    A new study finds that Black Americans represent 13.4% of the American population and counties with higher black populations account for more than half of all COVID-19 cases and almost 60% of deaths. ...
    Air Date 5/11/2020
    0:28:34
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 8, 2020
    MetroFocus: May 8, 2020
    Tonight, we talk to child abuse pediatrician Dr. Nina Agrawal about her ...
    Tonight, we talk to child abuse pediatrician Dr. Nina Agrawal about her prediction that there will be a surge in cases reported when isolation and social distancing comes to an end and about how to ...
    Air Date 5/8/2020
    0:28:44
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 7, 2020
    MetroFocus: May 7, 2020
    As the battle begins in Washington over the next coronavirus stimulus package, ...
    As the battle begins in Washington over the next coronavirus stimulus package, members of the New York Democratic congressional delegation are pushing for billions in aid for hard-hit states like New ...
    Air Date 5/7/2020
    0:47:00
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 6, 2020
    MetroFocus: May 6, 2020
    Tonight Nassau County Executive Laura Curran discusses a timeline for reopening ...
    Tonight Nassau County Executive Laura Curran discusses a timeline for reopening the county, how officials plan to enforce social distancing guidelines, and the economic impact the virus has had on all ...
    Air Date 5/6/2020
    0:28:35
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 5, 2020
    MetroFocus: May 5, 2020
    As the curve flattens, the focus now shifts to the economic devastation wrought ...
    As the curve flattens, the focus now shifts to the economic devastation wrought by the virus. As with so many other businesses and industries affected by the coronavirus pandemic, Broadway has had its ...
    Air Date 5/5/2020
    0:30:54
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 4, 2020
    MetroFocus: May 4, 2020
    NYC’s death toll from COVID-19 has been disproportionately high in black and ...
    NYC’s death toll from COVID-19 has been disproportionately high in black and Hispanic communities. The mental health fallout from the pandemic is real.
    Air Date 5/4/2020
    0:28:34
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 1, 2020
    MetroFocus: May 1, 2020
    Tonight, from “quarantine shaming” to “quarantine fatigue,” bioethicist ...
    Tonight, from “quarantine shaming” to “quarantine fatigue,” bioethicist Dr. Elizabeth Yuko helps navigate the ethical questions of life in lockdown.
    Air Date 5/1/2020
    0:28:24
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: April 30, 2020
    MetroFocus: April 30, 2020
    As officials look towards reopening the city, we take a look at the state of our ...
    As officials look towards reopening the city, we take a look at the state of our transportation- from the streets to the subways. Social distancing has led to a social migration for many New Yorkers ...
    Air Date 4/30/2020
    0:28:42