• MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 6, 2016
    MetroFocus: May 6, 2016
    We discuss the increase in gang violence in the city, and what steps are being ...
    We discuss the increase in gang violence in the city, and what steps are being taken to combat it. Next, we discuss how a doctor survived the mean streets of Newark as a teenager thanks to a pact with ...
    Air Date 5/5/2016
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 5, 2016
    MetroFocus: May 5, 2016
    We take a look at the investigation regarding Mayor De Blasio's 2013 mayoral ...
    We take a look at the investigation regarding Mayor De Blasio's 2013 mayoral campaign. Then, Liz Abzug, daughter of Congresswoman Bella Abzug discusses leadership roles for women. Next, we sit down ...
    Air Date 5/4/2016
    0:26:47
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 3, 2016
    MetroFocus: May 3, 2016
    We discuss the implications of the sentencing of former Assembly Speaker Sheldon ...
    We discuss the implications of the sentencing of former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver. We hear the testimony from the last Treblinka Nazi camp survivor in "Treblinka's Last Witness". Rabbi Marvin ...
    Air Date 5/2/2016
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: May 2, 2016
    MetroFocus: May 2, 2016
    Steven Rattner tells us what led to the rise of Donald Trump as the GOP front ...
    Steven Rattner tells us what led to the rise of Donald Trump as the GOP front runner. We discuss what still needs to be done for NY's undocumented immigrants. Next, Filmmaker Andrew Rossi gives us an ...
    Air Date 5/1/2016
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: April 28, 2016
    MetroFocus: April 28, 2016
    New York's Attorney General alleges that Trump University operated illegally. ...
    New York's Attorney General alleges that Trump University operated illegally. The Children's Defense Fund-NY advocates for children's rights and helps students with its Beat the Odds scholarship. ...
    Air Date 4/27/2016
    0:26:47
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: April 27, 2016
    MetroFocus: April 27, 2016
    Ellis Henican and Amy Holmes discuss the results of yesterday's primaries where ...
    Ellis Henican and Amy Holmes discuss the results of yesterday's primaries where Trump swept all five and Hillary won all but Rhode Island. Amir Korangy discusses his book "The Closing" and the modern ...
    Air Date 4/26/2016
    0:26:47
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: April 26, 2016
    MetroFocus: April 26, 2016
    Graduate student unions from New York University and CUNY vote to boycott ...
    Graduate student unions from New York University and CUNY vote to boycott Israel. Pope Francis has called for the Catholic church to welcome divorced worshipers. We see how the Girl Scouts are helping ...
    Air Date 4/25/2016
    0:26:47
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: April 25, 2016
    MetroFocus: April 25, 2016
    FiveThirtyEight's Harry Enten tells us the significance of the Connecticut ...
    FiveThirtyEight's Harry Enten tells us the significance of the Connecticut primary. Juliette Kayyem weighs in on terrorism threats post-Paris and Brussels. Next, a non-profit called ProjectArt ...
    Air Date 4/24/2016
    0:26:47
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: April 22, 2016
    MetroFocus: April 22, 2016
    Mitchell Gold joins us to discuss North Carolina's "bathroom bill." To celebrate ...
    Mitchell Gold joins us to discuss North Carolina's "bathroom bill." To celebrate Earth Day, we explore the history of Brooklyn's Gowanus Canal. Next, we take a look at the debate of whether metal ...
    Air Date 4/21/2016
    0:26:47
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: April 21, 2016
    MetroFocus: April 21, 2016
    Former "Apprentice" candidate Tara Dowdell tells us why Trump should not be ...
    Former "Apprentice" candidate Tara Dowdell tells us why Trump should not be President. Next, Matthew Modine talks about the short-film he directed for the Tribeca Film Festival. Finally, we discus the ...
    Air Date 4/20/2016
    0:26:47
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: April 20, 2016
    MetroFocus: April 20, 2016
    We explore the impact the NY primary had on the race for the White House. We ...
    We explore the impact the NY primary had on the race for the White House. We discuss the sentencing of former NYPD officer Peter Liang with shooting victim Akai Gurley's aunt. And Douglas Holtz-Eakin ...
    Air Date 4/19/2016
    0:26:47
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: April 19, 2016
    MetroFocus: April 19, 2016
    Bob Wright is an industry visionary. In his new book, The Wright Stuff: From NBC ...
    Bob Wright is an industry visionary. In his new book, The Wright Stuff: From NBC to Autism Speaks, Wright chronicles the highs and lows of his luminous career and the unlikely journey that led him to ...
    Air Date 4/18/2016
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: April 18, 2016
    MetroFocus: April 18, 2016
    We break down the poll numbers and the candidates forecast to win New York's ...
    We break down the poll numbers and the candidates forecast to win New York's April 19th primary. Bill Rudin tells us about the new initiative "Promote the Vote," and we speak with the aunt of Akai ...
    Air Date 4/17/2016
    0:26:47
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: April 15, 2016
    MetroFocus: April 15, 2016
    Republican presidential candidate John Kasich joins us for an exclusive ...
    Republican presidential candidate John Kasich joins us for an exclusive interview. We have reactions to the debate between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton. Finally, the Tribeca Film Festival kicked ...
    Air Date 4/14/2016
    0:26:47
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: April 14, 2016
    MetroFocus: April 14, 2016
    Larry King discusses the presidential campaign and the media's role. Abigail ...
    Larry King discusses the presidential campaign and the media's role. Abigail Disney explains a proposal to increase taxes on upper-class New Yorkers. And, finally, we find out how Jackie Robinson went ...
    Air Date 4/13/2016
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: April 12, 2016
    MetroFocus: April 12, 2016
    We preview the upcoming debate between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. Ruben ...
    We preview the upcoming debate between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. Ruben Diaz Jr. explains why he thinks Ted Cruz is a "hypocrite." Next, Larry King says what it was like to witness Robinson ...
    Air Date 4/11/2016
    0:26:56
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: April 11, 2016
    MetroFocus: April 11, 2016
    The Huffington Post's Seth Abramson discusses the possibility of a brokered ...
    The Huffington Post's Seth Abramson discusses the possibility of a brokered convention. NYS Assemblyman Bill Nojay, co-chair for the Trump campaign, has a look at the GOP race. Next, we look back at a ...
    Air Date 4/10/2016
    0:27:16
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: April 8, 2016
    MetroFocus: April 8, 2016
    Former U.S. Senator Bob Kerrey discusses backing Hillary Clinton for President. ...
    Former U.S. Senator Bob Kerrey discusses backing Hillary Clinton for President. PFLAG', the organization for allies of the LGBTQ community's Straight for Equality Gala. Next, Arianna Huffington tells ...
    Air Date 4/7/2016
    0:27:16
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: April 7, 2016
    MetroFocus: April 7, 2016
    NY Daily News reporter Christina Carrega-Woodby on the latest in the Peter Liang ...
    NY Daily News reporter Christina Carrega-Woodby on the latest in the Peter Liang case. GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump held his first rally in Nassau County last night. Eve Ensler's opinion ...
    Air Date 4/6/2016
    0:27:16
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: April 5, 2016
    MetroFocus: April 5, 2016
    Arianna Huffington shares her insight and views of the upcoming presidential ...
    Arianna Huffington shares her insight and views of the upcoming presidential election. New York Magazine traced how a single mechanical failure sparked 625 delays in a day. Next, we preview the ...
    Air Date 4/4/2016
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- MetroFocus: April 4, 2016
    MetroFocus: April 4, 2016
    Managing editor of New York NOW Matt Ryan recaps what made it into the NY state ...
    Managing editor of New York NOW Matt Ryan recaps what made it into the NY state budget. Journalist Tina Brown gives us some insight into her annual “Women in the World" summit. We take a peek ...
    Air Date 4/3/2016
    0:26:46