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Gov. Andrew Cuomo appears in Albany, NY - Aug 9, 2011 (credit: Governor's Office)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Bests Christie, Bloomberg, Obama In New Poll

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has been riding a wave of popularity in the Empire State, but now a new poll pits him against other leaders.


FILE -- Omega Mckenzie gets into a moving truck moments before leaving for Atlanta, Georgia from Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report Shows 1.6 Million New Yorkers Left Empire State Since 2000

The number of New Yorkers who have left the state totaled more than the populations of Buffalo, Rochester, Yonkers, White Plains and West Babylon combined.


Carl Paladino (L), Rick Lazio (R) (credit: AP)

Primary To Narrow Governor, Attorney General Field

Republican designee Rick Lazio faces insurgent tea party activist Carl Paladino.