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

Cuomo Says He Will Offer Justice Reform Package

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is planning to propose reforms to the justice system in response to the police custody death of Eric Garner.

12/11/2014

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman (credit: Getty Images)

NY Attorney General Schneiderman Asks Cuomo To Probe Deaths By Police

New York state’s attorney general has asked the governor to authorize his office to investigate deaths at the hands of police following the public outcry over the killing of an unarmed Staten Island man.

12/08/2014

New York state Attorney General and other officials hold a news conference in Manhattan. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

NY Attorney General Cautions About Holiday Charity Donations

New York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman cautioned that you should not give to anyone who calls them.

12/01/2014

New York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman warned parents to be on the lookout for toxic toys this holiday shopping season. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Schneiderman Warns Holiday Shoppers To Be Cautious About Toys, Personal Info

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman sent a letter to retailers reminding them of their legal obligation to ensure the safety of the toys they sell.

11/25/2014

FILE -- The U.S. Public Interest Research Group displays some toys it deemed toxic or liable to cause choking  in November 2013. (credit: Robert MacPherson/AFP/Getty Images)

Tips To Avoid Hazardous Toys 

Recommendations issued by New York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on Nov. 25, 2014: Just because a toy or any other consumer product is being sold in a reputable store does not necessarily mean that […]

11/25/2014

Art Hurme says he was scammed for $3,000. (credit: CBS2)

NY Officials Taking Proactive Approach To Combat ‘Granny Scams’

Prosecutors in New York have launched a campaign where grandkids are being enlisted as virtual fraud fighters.

11/19/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo delivers his victory speech after winning reelection on Tuesday, Nov. 4. (Credit: CBS 2)

Gov. Cuomo Wins 2nd Term, Becomes 1st Democratic Gov. Since His Father To Win Re-Election In NY

A victory by Cuomo over Astorino would make him the first Democratic governor since his father, Mario Cuomo, to win re-election in New York.

11/04/2014

The Citigroup Center in Midtown Manhattan. (credit: Getty Images)

Citigroup Returning $16M In Advisory Fee Deal With Attorney General

A Citigroup unit has reached an agreement with the state of New York to return almost $16 million to more than 31,000 customers across the country who were charged higher advisory fees than they negotiated.

10/09/2014

FILE -- Mayor Bill de Blasio (credit: Diana Robinson/Office of Mayor Bill de Blasio)

De Blasio Campaigns For Attorney General Eric Schneiderman At Brooklyn Church

Mayor Bill de Blasio stopped by the Bridge Street AME Church in Brooklyn Sunday to sing the praises of state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman.

10/05/2014

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announces a settlement for Kennedy Airport skycaps on Sept. 24, 2014. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Kennedy Airport Skycaps Get $925,000 In Wage Settlement

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said that between 2008 and 2014, Alstate Maintenance LLC paid about 40 skycaps as little as $3.90 per hour.

09/24/2014

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman (credit: Getty Images)

Eric Schneiderman Officially Launches Bid For Re-Election

New York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman officially kicked off his re-election campaign Sunday as he vowed to keep fighting corruption, both public and private.

09/14/2014

A sign for a Bank of America branch is viewed on April 16, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

New York Gets $800M In Bank Of America Settlement

New York state is getting $800 million as its share of a national $16.65 billion settlement with Bank of America over its role in the sale of mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the financial crisis.

08/21/2014

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New Jersey Hotel Settles Superstorm Sandy Price Gouging Case

The state alleged that the company engaged in 545 instances of price gouging from Oct. 27, 2012, to Nov. 5, 2012. The state’s complaint was filed in December 2012.

08/20/2014

Macy's Herald Square, as seen in March 2013. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Macy’s To Pay $650,000 To Settle Racial Profiling Allegations

Macy’s has agreed to settle allegations of racial profiling at its flagship store in Herald Square.

08/20/2014

Heroin overdose kit (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

State Supplying SUNY Campus Cops With Heroin-Overdose Antidote

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced Wednesday on the SUNY Purchase campus that $27,000 will be provided to university police departments to buy 258 naloxone kits.

08/20/2014

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