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Kaci Hickox (Credit: CBS 2)

Nurse Quarantined In NJ Over Ebola Concerns: I’ll Go To Court If Maine Quarantines Me

A nurse who was confined against her will at a New Jersey hospital after treating Ebola patients in West Africa said Wednesday that she’s prepared to go to court if the state of Maine tries to quarantine her.

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Connecticut gubernatorial candidates Dannel Malloy, left, and Tom Foley (credit: Getty Images)

Locked In Dead Heat Race, Connecticut Gov. Malloy Calls In Unpopular Obama

There is a ferocious fight taking place in the Connecticut governor’s race between the same two men who went at it four years ago.

10/28/2014

Nurse Kaci Hickox at an isolation unit at University Hospital in Newark. (credit: CBS 2)

Nurse Furious Over Being Quarantined In New Jersey Over Ebola Concerns

A nurse who was forcibly quarantined at a hospital isolation unit in New Jersey after testing negative for Ebola has been released.

10/27/2014

NYC Health Commissioner Dr. Mary Travis Bassett speaks at a press conference next to Mayor Bill de Blasio October 24, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Kena betancur/Getty Images)

De Blasio: ‘No Cause For Alarm’ After First Ebola Case Confirmed In NYC

Dr. Craig Spencer, a member of Doctors Without Borders, became the city’s first Ebola patient on Thursday.

10/24/2014

Dr. Craig Spencer (credit: LinkedIn.com)

New York City Doctor Tests Positive For Ebola

A New York City doctor has tested positive for the Ebola virus after coming down with symptoms Thursday, sources said.

10/23/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Rob Astorino participate in a gubernatorial debate on Oct. 22, 2014, in Buffalo. (Credit: WNET-13)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Challenger Rob Astorino Hurl Accusations During Debate

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Republican challenger Rob Astorino went mano a mano in what is likely the only debate of the 2014 race to rule New York state.

10/23/2014

Gubernatorial candidates Rob Astorino, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Howie Hawkins and Michael McDermott debate in Buffalo on Wednesday, Oct. 22. (Credit: WNET-13)

Cuomo, Astorino Face Off In Buffalo Debate

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo defended his handling of the economy and government corruption under sharp criticism from Republican Rob Astorino Wednesday night during the only scheduled debate of the governor’s race.

10/22/2014

Attorney Sanford Rubenstein (credit: Getty Images)

Letter Demands Arrest Of High-Powered Lawyer Sanford Rubenstein

Attorney Kenneth Montgomery says in the letter that Sanford Rubenstein should be arrested and charged with third-degree rape.

10/22/2014

Jai’Launi Tinglin and his sister, Aniya (CBS 2)

Report: Human Error, Flawed Dispatch System Delayed Response To Fatal Far Rockaway Fire

Human error and a flawed dispatch system played a role in a fire that claimed the lives of two young children earlier this year in Queens, according to a report released Tuesday.

10/21/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday, Oct. 20. (Credit: CBS 2)

De Blasio Done Answering Questions About Aide Noerdlinger, Boyfriend

Mayor Bill de Blasio has shut down continuing questions about Rachel Noerdlinger — the chief of staff for First Lady Chirlane McCray –- and Noerdlinger’s new boyfriend.

10/20/2014

Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

Movement Underway To Put Pedestrian Walkway On Verrazano Bridge

Pedestrians and bicyclists want the city to add a dedicated lane to the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. It’s one of the few crossings in the Metropolitan Area open only to motor vehicles.

10/17/2014

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks at a meeting with representatives on New York's planned response to an Ebola case on Oct. 16, 2014, in Manhattan. (credit: Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo: New York State Stepping Up Ebola Training, Protocols

We’re ready. We’re prepared. That was the message Thursday from state and city officials gearing up to deal with a potential Ebola outbreak.

10/16/2014

Rachel Noerdling (Credit: CBS 2)

De Blasio Comes To The Defense Of Wife’s Troubled Chief Of Staff

The mayor was asked if any of the stories about Noerdlinger raised any questions in his mind about her judgment,. His answer? “Nope, not at all.”

10/15/2014

Cover of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's "All Things Possible: Setbacks and Success in Politics and Life"

CBS 2 Exclusive: Gov. Cuomo Discusses Ups And Downs Of Personal, Political Life In New Book

Andrew Cuomo covers a crushing political defeat followed by an ugly headline-grabbing tabloid divorce within a two-year span in his new warts-and-all biography, “All Things Possible.”

10/14/2014

Mayor De Blasio spent his Columbus Day working to woo the NYPD. (Credit: CBS 2)

De Blasio Spends Columbus Day Offering Kind Words, Praise In Effort To Woo Police

For Mayor De Blasio, Columbus Day festivities were spent wooing police. He offered kind words and praise in an effort to bridge troubled waters.

10/13/2014

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