Andrew Cuomo

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

New York Attorney General named Alvin Bragg, right, the head of the new Special Investigations and Prosecutions Unit. (Credit: New York Attorney General's Office)

Schneiderman Names Team To Investigate Killings By Police

Alvin Bragg, now an executive deputy attorney general for social justice, will oversee four other prosecutors serving on the new Special Investigations and Prosecutions Unit.

07/09/2015

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman (credit: Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo Puts AG’s Office In Charge Of Investigating Police Killings

New York’s governor has issued an executive order that puts the office of the state attorney general in charge of investigating killings by police.

07/08/2015

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)

Cuomo On Feud With De Blasio: ‘It’s Clear That His Style Is To Air His Public Frustration’

When Mayor Bill de Blasio returns from vacation, will he and Gov. Andrew Cuomo get together to bury the hatchet? It’s hard to say.

07/07/2015

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

De Blasio Accuses Cuomo Of Hindering City Agenda, Playing Revenge Game

Speaking to reporters at City Hall just before he leaves on a family vacation, de Blasio said he believes the Democratic governors holds substantial influence over the Republican-led Senate’s leadership.

06/30/2015

Escaped prisoner David Sweat is captured by New York State Police. (Credit: WWNY-TV)

Cuomo: Escaped Inmates Had Sights On Mexico But Ride Backed Out

Two convicted murderers who escaped from prison and eluded a massive manhunt for three weeks had initially planned to drive to Mexico but headed toward Canada on foot when their ride backed out, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday.

06/29/2015

Gov. Andrew Cuomo officiates a gay wedding in front of the Stonewall Inn on June 28, 2015. (Credit: Ginny Kosola/WCBS 880)

Revelers Celebrate Supreme Court Ruling At Gay Pride March

The Pride March starts at noon at 36th Street and Fifth Avenue and winds its way through Midtown to Greenwich Village.

06/28/2015

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