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Eric Schneiderman, Dan Donovan, Thomas DiNapoli, and Harry Wilson - File / Photos: Schneiderman for Attorney General, Richmond County District Attorney's Office, DiNapoli 2010 for Comptroller, Wilson for New York

Other Statewide Races Tight In New York

There are two nail-biting statewide races in New York state, and New York City Mayor Bloomberg is trying to make a difference in one of them.

11/01/2010

Alan Hevesi - File / Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Cuomo Says Hevesi May Get No Jail Time

Hevesi pleaded guilty Oct. 7 to charges that he accepted free travel and campaign contributions from a financier seeking state pension fund investments.

10/30/2010

Eric Schneiderman and Dan Donovan - File / Photos: Schneiderman for Attorney General, Richmond County District Attorney's Office

New York Attorney General Candidates Debate

Democrat Eric Schneiderman and Republican Dan Donovan are scheduled to square off at 10 a.m.

10/25/2010

Attorney General Andrew Cuomo (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

AG Cuomo Sues FedEx Unit Over Contractor Issue

The lawsuit by Attorney General Andrew Cuomo, a Democrat currently running for governor, was filed in New York State Supreme Court.

10/24/2010

W. Cary Edwards - File / Photo: Waters, McPherson, McNeill, P.C.

Former NJ Attorney General W. Cary Edwards Dies

Former New Jersey Attorney General W. Cary Edwards died Wednesday at his Oakland home after a long battle with cancer.

10/20/2010

First Lady Michelle Obama holds a small child after disembarking from Air Force One upon arrival at Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport - Cleveland, OH - Oct 17, 2010 - Photo: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images

First Lady Rallies Democrats In Conn., N.Y.

For the third time in about a month, Connecticut’s Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Richard Blumenthal is looking to the White House for campaign support.

10/18/2010

Eric Schneiderman is seen with New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo - Sep 26, 2010 - Photo: Schneiderman for Attorney General

Schneiderman Leads In A.G. Race Ahead Of Debate

A new poll shows the Democrat running for attorney general in New York leading his Republican opponent as they head into their first debate Friday.

10/08/2010

Andrew Cuomo

Cuomo Charges Debt Collector Who Targeted Military

Lowinger was the latest in a number of debt collectors caught in the attorney general’s office’s crackdown on the industry.

09/28/2010

Cuomo throws support behind Eric Schneiderman. (credit: WCBS 880)

Cuomo Backs Schneiderman For Attorney General

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Cuomo announced Sunday his endorsement for Eric Schneiderman to replace him as New York Attorney General.

09/26/2010

Police Headquarters - Newark, NJ - File Photo

A.C.L.U. Alleges Abuses At Newark Police Dept.

There are allegations of excessive force and improper arrests.

09/24/2010

Attorney General Andrew Cuomo

Internet Marketer Webloyalty Settles NY Complaints

The marketing firm — described as “deceptive” by Andrew Cuomo — agreed to settle complaints that it duped consumers into signing up for discount clubs.

09/21/2010

NYC Drafts New Rules To Protect Community Gardens

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City has drafted new rules to govern hundreds of community gardens that give city dwellers with no back yards a chance to dig in the dirt. Under the rules […]

09/13/2010

Andrew Cuomo

Cuomo Accepts Working Families Party Endorsement

Democrat Andrew Cuomo is accepting the endorsement of the left-leaning Working Families Party in his run to be New York’s next governor.

09/12/2010

Craigslist (credit: CBS 2)

Craigslist Adult Services Now Censored

One of the internet’s most popular and controversial websites has shut down one of its sections after months of pressure from law enforcement officials and lawmakers.

09/05/2010

Photo Credits: Donovan (dandonovan.org), DiNallo (ericdinallo.com), Rice (kathleenrice.com), Schneiderman (ericschneiderman.com)

NY Attorney General Candidates Admit Using Pot

New York Attorney General candidates Kathleen Rice, Dan Donovan, Eric DiNallo and Eric Schneiderman have acknowledged experimenting with drugs in their younger years.

WCBS 880–08/04/2010

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