Andrew Cuomo

Gov. Andrew Cuomo kicks off the "Enough is Enough" awareness campaign at New York University to highlight the state’s new law to combat sexual violence on college campuses. (Credit: Kevin P. Coughlin/Office of the Governor)

With Campus Sex Assault Law Set To Take Effect, Cuomo Says ‘It’s Time To Change The Culture’

The “Enough is Enough” campus rape law includes a new state police Sexual Assault Victims Unit.

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Screen capture from the website for the LaMont Dottin Foundation.

Mother Urges Cuomo To Sign Bill Requiring Police To Quickly File Missing-Persons Reports

Her only child, Lamont Dottin, a freshman at Queens College, disappeared in 1995. Because Lamont was 19, Fowler was prohibited from immediately filings a missing-persons report, she said.

08/31/2015

Gov. Andrew Cuomo (Credit: CBS2)

Cuomo, Transportation Secretary Foxx Begin War Of Words Over Hudson Tunnel

New York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s dispute with the federal government over how to pay for a new Hudson River rail tunnel boiled over into a war of words Wednesday between the governor and the U.S. transportation secretary.

08/19/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio signs new cooling tower legislation into law on Aug. 18, 2015. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

De Blasio Signs Cooling Tower Regulations Into Law In Wake Of Legionnaires’ Outbreak

The new law requires landlords to register, inspect and regularly clean cooling towers.

08/18/2015

US Sen. Charles Schumer talks about his proposal for the Gateway project on Aug. 11, 2015. (credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Schumer Proposes Plan For Hudson River Rail Tunnels

New York Sen. Charles Schumer is expected to outline a plan Tuesday to move ahead with Amtrak’s proposed Gateway project for new rail tunnels under the Hudson River.

08/11/2015

Stephen Gardner, Amtrak's vice president of Northeast corridor infrastructure investment, testifies to the Senate Legislative Oversight Committee on Aug. 10, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Amtrak Exec: Train Delays In Hudson River Tunnel May Become More Common

Train delays like the ones caused recently by electrical problems in a century-old Hudson River tunnel could become much more common if a new tunnel isn’t built, an Amtrak executive told New Jersey lawmakers Monday.

08/10/2015

FILE - A woman rushes to catch the NJ Transit train from New York Penn Station to Trenton, NJ on May 13, 2015. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Cuomo: Feds Must Contribute More For Hudson Tunnels

Cuomo said the federal government’s promise to cover $3 billion of the $14 billion project isn’t enough.

07/29/2015

Penn Station on May 18, 2015 (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Feds Seek Meeting With Christie, Cuomo Over Hudson River Rail Tunnels

Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx sent a letter Monday to the two governors urging them to meet with him in the next two weeks to put together a strategy for building new crossings.

07/28/2015

Demonstrators outside a McDonald's restaurant near Times Square as part of a nationwide protest of fast food workers December 5, 2013. (Photo: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

NY Board Clears Way For OK Of $15 Fast-Food Worker Wage

New York’s Wage Board has finalized its recommendation endorsing a $15 minimum wage for fast-food workers in chain restaurants.

07/27/2015

FILE -- Fast food workers and others protest in favor of a $15 minimum wage in Times Square. (Credit: CBS2)

Report: New York On Verge Of Approving $15 Minimum Wage For Fast Food Industry

A wage board empaneled by Gov. Andrew Cuomo is expected to recommend raising the minimum wage for the fast food industry Wednesday.

07/20/2015

Breezy Point 1 Year After Superstorm Sandy (credit: Paul Lurrie)

Gov. Cuomo Signs Bill Cutting Red Tape For Superstorm Sandy Victims

During the bill singing, Cuomo announced New York Rising will conduct a study on raising homes in Breezy Point.

07/17/2015

Nail Salon Worker Protections

Gov. Cuomo Signs Legislation For Nail Salon Worker Protections

The legislation gives the Department of State power to shutter unlicensed salons.

07/16/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio of New York City and Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York speak at a press conference October 23, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Bryan Thomas/Getty Images)

Poll: Public Backs Gov. Cuomo In Clash With Mayor De Blasio

The Siena College survey found that 39 percent of voters statewide back Cuomo over de Blasio, compared to 28 percent who side with the mayor. De Blasio had slightly more support than Cuomo among Democrats and New York City voters.

07/15/2015

FILE -- A man holds up a sign with with a depiction of an assault weapon. (credit: Getty Images)

Cuomo Agrees To Suspend Background Checks For Ammunition Sales

Tom King, president of New York State Rifle and Pistol Association, says rolling back gun controls enacted two years ago was a topic of negotiations from January until lawmakers adjourned in June.

07/13/2015

FILE -- Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo (Credit: Bryan Thomas/Getty Images)

Mayor De Blasio Returns From Vacation With More Words For Gov. Cuomo

De Blasio left for vacation letting Cuomo have it and he came back taking a stand after measured innuendo from Cuomo in their war of words on ways of governance.

07/09/2015

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