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Tighter security is seen at Penn Station after Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced an increase in police presence in New York City transportation hubs due to the threat of terrorism. (Credit: CBS 2)

Gov. Cuomo Lays Out Plan For Increased Security Due To ISIS Terror Threat

With an increase of terrorist activity overseas by ISIS, the governor said the New York City area is a high profile target.

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday, Sept. 19. (Credit: CBS 2)

Cuomo: Police, National Guard Patrols Stepped Up In NYC Area Amid Heightened Terror Threat

New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday announced that National Guard troops and additional police officers at mass transit points and other sites in the New York City area – amid an increased threat of terrorist activity.

13 hours ago

A toll plaza on the old Tappan Zee Bridge. (Credit: CBS 2)

Mystery Surrounds Tappan Zee Bridge Funding, Potential Toll Hike

The builders of the new Tappan Zee Bridge said Thursday that they are on schedule, and untroubled by a $500 million federal loan that just fell through this week.

09/18/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)/Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (credit: CBS 2)

Rob Astorino’s Spoof Video: Cuomo Kills Unicorns

Of course, the online video is tongue-in-cheek. The ad, which also says Cuomo pushed Humpty Dumpty off the wall, accuses the incumbent of making up stories about Astorino.

09/17/2014

Artist's rendering of future Tappan Zee Bridge replacement (credit: NewNYBridge.com)

EPA Nixes Cuomo Plan To Use Clean Water Funds To Help Pay For New Tappan Zee Bridge

The agency says Tuesday that only $29 million of Cuomo’s $511 million proposal meets federal requirements.

09/16/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)/Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (credit: CBS 2)

Off-Field Issue? N.Y. Dems Rip Astorino For Being Dolphins Fan

Democrats in Western New York are asking voters to take a long, hard look at Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino for the offense of being — yikes! — a Miami fan.

09/16/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson hold a news conference  on Sept. 15, 2014, in Manhattan. (credit: Getty Images)

Cuomo, Christie, De Blasio Talk Counterterrorism With Homeland Security Chief

A preliminary analysis of the security in New York and New Jersey will be complied within 10 days.

09/15/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)/Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (credit: CBS 2)

Cuomo, Astorino Spar Over Tax Returns, Assessments And Other Issues

New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his Republican opponent, Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino, traded barbs Monday over tax returns, tax assessments and family photos.

09/15/2014

A sign at the Whitehall Street station announces the return of R train service between Manhattan and Brooklyn. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

R Train To Resume Service Between Brooklyn And Manhattan Monday

Commuters have been patiently waiting for the completion of the repairs after the Montegut Street tunnel, under the East River, sat in a saltwater days after Sandy hit in October 2012, corroding tracks and signals.

09/14/2014

Panorama of JFK Airport as seen from Chopper 880. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Queens Residents Fed Up With Noise Following Change In Flight Patterns At JFK, LaGuardia

Residents who live near LaGuardia Airport and John F. Kennedy International Airport say flight patterns instituted several years ago have upped the noise level to unbearable levels.

09/14/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo pose for a picture at the San Gennaro Parade on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014. (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Despite No Debate Against Teachout, Gov. Cuomo Says He Will Debate In General Election

Gov. Andrew Cuomo was eating cannolis and braciole while shaking hands with people standing in the rain watching the San Gennaro Parade Satruday.

09/13/2014

New York Democratic gubernatorial candidate Zephyr Teachout (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Teachout Says She Hasn’t Ruled Out Endorsing Cuomo In General Election

Law professor Zephyr Teachout said Friday that she is considering her next steps after a surprisingly strong primary challenge to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, but wouldn’t rule out endorsing him in the November election.

09/12/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo votes in the Democratic primary at the Presbyterian Church of Mount Kisco, N.Y., on Sept. 9, 2014. (credit: Gov. Andrew Cuomo's Office)

Experts: Despite Zephyr Teachout’s Primary Showing, Andrew Cuomo Shouldn’t Panic

With 98 percent of the precincts reporting Wednesday, Cuomo had 59.9 percent of the vote, while challenger Zephyr Teachout, a virtual unknown, picked up 33.1 percent.

09/10/2014

New York Democratic gubernatorial candidates Andrew Cuomo and Zephyr Teachout (credit: Getty Images and Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

As Democratic Primary Nears, Cuomo, Teachout Take Different Approaches

For his part, the governor is portraying himself as above the fray. He’s done little campaigning.

09/08/2014

Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino, and Zephyr Teachout, Democratic primary challenger to Gov. Andrew Cuomo. (Credit: Westchester Taxpayer Watch; Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Cuomo Won’t Debate, So Opponent Teachout Debates GOP’s Astorino

New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo has declined to debate Democratic primary opponent Zephyr Teachout, so Teachout decided to debate Republican Rob Astorino instead.

09/04/2014

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