Andrew Cuomo

Christmas at St. Patrick's Cathedral (Credit: CBS2)

Faithful Celebrate Midnight Mass At St. Patrick’s Cathedral

Cardinal Timothy Dolan led the celebration, noting the presence of Mayor Bill de Blasio in the congregation.

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Tunnel To Towers Foundation To Take Over Mortgages Of NYPD Cops Killed In Brooklyn

The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation will be taking over the mortgage payments on the both of homes of the two NYPD officers who were ambushed and killed Saturday in Brooklyn.

12/23/2014

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Getty Images)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Bans Fracking In New York Over Health Concerns

Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration prohibited fracking in New York Wednesday citing unresolved health issues and dubious economic benefits of the widely used gas-drilling technique.

12/17/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo after voting in the 2014 Democratic primary. (Credit: CBS 2)

Cuomo Unveils Regulations Providing Medicaid Coverage For Gender Reassignment Surgery

Under the proposal, gender reassignment surgery will be available for people who are a minimum age of 18 or 21, depending on circumstances, and will require a referral from a doctor.

12/17/2014

A "gothic kitty" (Credit: Personal photo via CBSNews.com)

Cuomo Signs Law Banning Pet Tattoos, Piercings

The new law signed Monday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo takes effect in 120 days.

12/15/2014

FILE -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Getty Images)

Cuomo Says He Will Offer Justice Reform Package

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is planning to propose reforms to the justice system in response to the police custody death of Eric Garner.

12/11/2014

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

NY Attorney General Schneiderman Asks Cuomo To Probe Deaths By Police

New York state’s attorney general has asked the governor to authorize his office to investigate deaths at the hands of police following the public outcry over the killing of an unarmed Staten Island man.

12/08/2014

Stony Brook University campus (credit: CBS 2)

SUNY System OKs Affirmative Sexual Consent Policy

The SUNY Board of Trustees announced Tuesday that it formally approved the new policy, which will apply to more than 463,000 students on all 64 state campuses.

12/02/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday, Sept. 19. (Credit: CBS2)

Cuomo Cites Agency Gains For Disabled In Veto

Cuomo said the Office for People with Developmental Disabilities keeps improving its processing, that the legislation largely duplicates what’s already happening and the issue should have been addressed in the budget.

11/24/2014

Crews work to clear snow along South Park Avenue on Nov. 20, 2014 in Blasdell, N.Y. (credit: John Normile/Getty Images)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo: Evacuation Plans In Place In Buffalo Area

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says evacuation plans are being prepared and the Red Cross is setting up shelters as rising temperatures melt 7 feet of snow in the Buffalo area, causing a risk of flooding.

11/23/2014

Michael Ostrander attempts to make his way through nearly five feet of snow on November 19, 2014 in the Lakeview neighborhood of Buffalo, New York. (Photo by John Normile/Getty Images)

Plows From L.I. Headed To Buffalo As Western NY Faces Another Wintry Wallop

A contingent of plows and personnel from Suffolk County is headed north to help with snow removal in Buffalo.

11/20/2014

A four wheeler attempts to make its way through nearly five feet of snow on November 19, 2014 near Buffalo.  (Photo by John Normile/Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo: ‘Impractical’ For Bills, Jets To Play Sunday In Buffalo

The decision to postpone or potentially relocate the game rests with the NFL. The league has been in constant contact with the Bills since the storm began, but has not yet made an announcement.

11/20/2014

FILE -- Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (credit: Getty Images)

Astorino On Alleged Secret Deal Between Skelos, Cuomo: ‘I Guess That’s Politics’

The campaign manager for Rob Astorino, Andrew Cuomo’s Republican challenger in this month’s gubernatorial race, told the New York Post that the incumbent Democratic governor reached a political deal with Senate Republican leader Dean Skelos.

11/16/2014

Dr. Craig Spencer, New York City's first Ebola patient, speaks to reporters as he is released from Bellevue Hospital on Nov. 11, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Dr. Craig Spencer, NYC Ebola Patient, Released From Bellevue Hospital

Declaring “New York City is Ebola free,” Mayor Bill de Blasio hugged Dr. Craig Spencer after he walked out of Bellevue Hospital Tuesday as medical team members cheered and applauded.

11/11/2014

FILE -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Getty Images)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Vetoes Bill For Veterans’ Pension Credits

The legislation authored by Sen. William Larkin, a Hudson Valley Republican and combat veteran of World War II, would amend current law that provides up to three years’ credit toward public employee pensions for military service during hostilities.

11/10/2014

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