Attorney General Andrew Cuomo

Former New York Senator Pedro Espada Jr. (credit: AP Photo)

Ex-Lawmaker Espada Prepares For Federal Embezzlement Trial

Ex-lawmaker Pedro Espada Jr. is preparing for a federal trial on embezzlement charges this week in New York.

03/11/2012

Gov. Andrew Cuomo

AP: AG Cuomo, Lobbyist Agree To Pension Ban

Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday that he reached a settlement with one of Albany’s most influential lobbyists that would ban her from appearing before the state comptroller for five years.

12/08/2010

Paladino, Cuomo March in Columbus Day Parade (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

In State Races, Gay Marriage Resurfaces As Issue

NEW YORK (AP) – This election will be the first since the 1990s without a measure to ban gay marriage on any state ballot, yet the divisive issue is roiling races across the country during […]

10/18/2010

Andrew Cuomo, Carl Paladino

Candidates Prepare For First NY Governor’s Debate

Democrat Andrew Cuomo and Republican Carl Paladino continued sniping through at one another through surrogates as each privately rehearsed for Monday’s seven-way debate.

10/17/2010

(AP Photo/Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Paladino Ups Ante, Slams Cuomo Over Gay Pride Parade

A firestorm has engulfed New York’s race for governor. Republican candidate Carl Paladino is on the hot seat over comments he made about homosexuals.

10/11/2010

Carl Paladino

‘Bad Cop’ Paterson Goes After Paladino

New York Democrats were piling up on Carl Paladino on Thursday, calling the Republican candidate for governor unworthy of the office.

WCBS 880–09/16/2010

Sen. Majority Leader Pedro Espada (file)

As His World Turns: Espada Accused Of Stiffing Tailor

Senator Pedro Espada is being investigated by the U.S. Attorney in Brooklyn, Manhattan, and by the state attorney general. But it’s a different kind of suit that may actually get the embattled lawmaker into court.

08/19/2010