Andrew Cuomo

Gov. Andrew Cuomo walks past jail cells where two convicted murderers fled from the Clinton Correctional Facility on June 6, 2014, in Dannemora, New York. (Credit: Darren McGee/New York State Governor's Office via Getty Images)

Investigators Seek Accomplices, Answers In Upstate Prison Escape

As investigators seek accomplices who may have helped two convicted murderers escape a maximum-security prison, many other questions remain about the brash, elaborate breakout.

06/09/2015

David Sweat and Richard Matt

Escaped NY Prisoners Left Note Saying ‘Have A Nice Day’

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Richard Matt and David Sweat staged “a really elaborate, sophisticated operation” that ended at a manhole cover blocks away from the prison.

06/07/2015

New  York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, left, and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (Credit: Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo And Mayor De Blasio Find Some Common Ground, But Not Much

The two Democrats verbally sparred over the weekend about the state’s legislative session — especially the mayor’s affordable housing plan.

06/01/2015

Members of the military unfurl an American flag during a wreath laying ceremony at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum on May 25, 2015. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Ceremonies And Parades Mark Memorial Day Across Tri-State Area, Nation

Memorial Day ceremonies and parades are being held across the Tri-State area and the nation Monday to honor America’s fallen heroes.

05/25/2015

Sandra Lee posted this photo to Twitter of herself with boyfriend Gov. Andrew Cuomo. (credit: Sandra Lee/Twitter)

Food Network TV Star Sandra Lee Undergoes Surgery, Shares Update On Facebook

Sandra Lee is said to be ‘groggy, but grateful’ after having surgery Tuesday morning.

05/19/2015

A "zombie property" in Mount Vernon, N.Y. (credit: Mount Vernon City Councilman Rich Thomas)

NY Regulators Say 11 Lenders To Monitor Vacant Properties

The banks, mortgage companies and credit unions represent nearly 70 percent of the New York market and will adopt practices to limit the damage from so-called “zombie properties.”

05/18/2015

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

De Blasio Takes Aim At Alleged Abuses, Health Risks At City Nail Salons

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is launching an effort to crack down on abuses and health risks at nail salons.

05/15/2015

Black smoke billows from the Indian Point nuclear power plant on May 9, 2015. (Credit: @RocklandFires/Twitter)

Indian Point Fire Spurs Environmental Concerns Along Hudson River

Cuomo said the state Department of Energy Conservation is on-site and on high alert.

05/10/2015

Smoke is seen rising following a report of an explosion at the Indian Point nuclear power plant on May 9, 2015. (credit: @GustavusHimself/Twitter)

Transformer Catches Fire At Indian Point, But Public Not In Danger

A transformer explosion at the Indian Point Energy Center on Saturday sent a cloud of black smoke into the scare, but no one was ever in danger, officials said.

05/09/2015

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

Cuomo To Bypass Legislature In Bid To Raise Minimum Wage

Cuomo says he will direct the state labor commissioner to examine the minimum wage in the fast-food industry.

05/07/2015

The New York state Capitol in Albany (credit: Getty Images)

New York Legislators To Push For Criminal Justice Reforms

Two dozen black and Hispanic state legislators promised Wednesday to press for New York criminal justice reforms, citing recent police killings of unarmed young men in the U.S.

04/29/2015

Governor Andrew Cuomo (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Says He’s Interested In Possible Third Term

Andrew Cuomo says he wants to serve as New York’s governor for “as long as the people will have me.”

04/27/2015

Gov. Andrew Cuomo walks through Old Havana in Havana, Cuba, on April 20, 2015. (Credit: Gov. Andrew Cuomo's Office)

Gov. Cuomo’s Trade Trip To Cuba Results In 2 Business Deals

Cuomo took a tour of a new nearly $10 million deep water Port of Mariel, which could be just the ticket for New York businesses to get their goods to Cuba and the rest of Latin America.

04/21/2015

FILE -- A past World AIDS Day March in New York City (credit: Getty Images)

NY Blueprint Lists Steps To End AIDS Scourge

The plan, requested last year by Gov. Andrew Cuomo and developed by a task force of 63 stakeholders, would expand steps that have already reduced deaths and newly diagnosed infections statewide to fractions of what they once were.

04/21/2015

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is proposes a $1.66 billion property tax credit program while speaking at at Hofstra University on Long Island on Jan. 14, 2015. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Cuomo To Become First US Governor To Visit Cuba In Decades

The formal state visit Monday and Tuesday is meant to foster greater ties between New York and Cuba.

04/19/2015

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