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Lt. Gov. Candidate Chris Moss Calls Tweet By Cuomo Supporter ‘Blatant Racist Smear’

One Westchester democrat is coming under fire for a tweet many are calling racist.

11/04/2014

Activists rallied against fracking on land and on the water outside of Chelsea Piers on Saturday. (Credit CBS 2)

Activists Rally Against ‘Hydro Fracking’ Outside Of Chelsea Piers

A method of pulling natural gas from deep underground has faced increased scrutiny in New York State.

10/19/2013

A view of the the  Statue of Liberty, as Liberty Island opens to the public on July 4, 2013 for the first time since Superstorm Sandy. (Photo: TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

State, Federal Officials Reach Deal To Reopen Statue Of Liberty

New York has 33 sites under the jurisdiction of the National Park Service, including the statue and nearby Ellis Island. They’ve been shut since Oct. 1 because of the partial federal shutdown.

10/11/2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo   (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo Announces Plan To Help Homeowners Impacted By Irene, Lee, And Sandy

Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a program that will fully compensate homeowners who were affected by Hurricane Irene, Tropical Storm Lee, and Superstorm Sandy on Saturday.

09/28/2013

Makeshift memorial for Marist College fire victims (credit: CBS 2)

Law Named For Marist Victim Requires New York Colleges To Disclose Fire Safety Information

Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed the law last week, saying it goes beyond the current requirement for colleges to publish fire safety information in annual reports to the federal government.

07/28/2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks - Albany, NY - Oct 17, 2011 (credit: Governor's Office)

Gov Cuomo Signs Law Making Drunk Driving Felony On Conditional Licenses

Motorists who lose their license for drunken driving may be issued a conditional license, limited to essential trips like work, school and medical appointments.

07/28/2013

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (credit: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images),  Governor Andrew Cuomo (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/GettyImages)

Gov. Cuomo, Mayor Bloomberg Prepare To Face-Off In Canoe Race

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and other elected officials from around the state are in the Adirondack town of Indian Lake to compete in whitewater races on the Indian River.

07/21/2013

Patient gets a mammogram (file/credit: CBS 2)

Report: Gov Cuomo Signs Legislation To Fund Further Breast Cancer Research

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed legislation to authorize the state’s Breast Cancer Research and Education Fund to fund grant proposals to map the incidence of breast cancer in New York.

07/14/2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announces stiffer penalties for texting while driving (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Gov. Cuomo Announces Fierce Crackdown On Texting While Driving

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is trying to make a point when it comes to texting while driving in New York.

05/31/2013

Gas Station Line

Long Lines And Short Tempers Persist At Gas Stations As Fuel Shortage Continues

Fuel delivery and distribution problems caused by Sandy have been easing and more gas is on its way into the area, according to the governor.

CBS New York–11/04/2012

Prison Cell Block - Credit: AP

Gov. Cuomo Looks To Save Money By Closing Prisons

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday ordered a study of New York’s minimum- and medium-security prisons to identify those that should close.

02/10/2011

Republican gubernatorial candidate Carl Paladino campaigns in Hicksville, NY - Oct 26, 2010 - Photo: Hiroko Masuike/Getty Images

Paladino Compares Islamic Center Design To WTC

With Election Day less than one week away, New York Republican (and Tea Party) gubernatorial nominee Carl Paladino has plenty to say.

10/27/2010

Rep. Charles Rangel (file)

Rangel Packs ‘Em In At B-Day Bash, Breathes Sigh Of Relief

Despite a growing political scandal, about 800 people attended the birthday bash for embattled Congressman Charles Rangel at The Plaza Hotel on Wednesday night.

08/11/2010

US Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY) returns to his office from a vote at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on July, 29, 2010. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Rangel Throwing B-Day Bash, But Who Will Show?

It was supposed to be a huge birthday fund-raising blowout for Congressman Rangel’s 80th. Instead, as CBS 2’s Magee Hickey reports, it’s turning into a huge embarrassment for the troubled Harlem Democrat.

08/11/2010