Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Mayor Bill de Blasio

Pundit: De Blasio-Cuomo Feud Could Have Repercussions For NYC’s Agenda

The New York political world is still in shock over the mayor’s decision to take on the governor publicly.

07/01/2015

David Sweat was apprehended after being captured and shot by Sgt. Jay Cook (NYSP)

Escaped Killer David Sweat Shot, Captured Near Canadian Border

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said “a nightmare is finally over” Sunday evening, following the capture of David Sweat, the second of two convicted murderers who staged a brazen escape three weeks ago from a maximum-security prison upstate.

06/28/2015

David Sweat

Authorities Closing In On Escaped Prison Inmate David Sweat

David Sweat remains at large, one day after fellow escaped inmate Richard Matt was fatally shot by authorities.

06/27/2015

New  York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, left, and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (Credit: Getty Images)

Cuomo Doesn’t Deny He’s ‘Official’ Quoted Criticizing De Blasio

Governor Andrew Cuomo on Thursday did not deny claims he was the unnamed administration official quoted criticizing Mayor Bill de Blasio.

06/25/2015

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

New York Attorney General Schneiderman To Temporarily Take Over Investigations Into Police Killings

Governor Andrew Cuomo says he is using his executive power to appoint Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to investigate when police are involved in killings.

06/24/2015

At least 30 people staged a sleep-in outside Gov. Andrew Cuomo's Manhattan offices. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Negotiations Over NYC Rent Regulations To Go Through Weekend

Negotiations over the renewal of New York City’s now-expired rent regulations will continue through the weekend and into next week.

06/18/2015

Tenants of rent-controlled apartments protest in Brooklyn after state lawmakers continue to argue over extending rent regulations for New York City (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Protest Held In Brooklyn, Sleep-In Planned Over Rent Regulations Extension

Tenants in rent-controlled apartments say they could end up homeless and plan to sleep on the street outside Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s East Side office in a show of protest.

06/17/2015

The New York state Capitol in Albany (credit: Getty Images)

Advocates Demand Special Prosecutor For NYS Police Custody Death Cases

Mothers and other relatives of a dozen New Yorkers killed by police have brought cardboard coffins to the New York state Capitol Monday, to urge Gov. Andrew Cuomo to appoint a special prosecutor for future cases.

06/15/2015

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

Cuomo Pushes For Increase In FDNY, NYPD Benefits Above De Blasio Plan

New York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday rallied behind New York City police and firefighters pushing for increased disability benefits.

06/10/2015

David Sweat and Richard Matt

Source: Female Prison Worker Was Supposed To Pick Up Escaped Killers

The source said the woman went to a hospital instead after apparently suffering from a panic attack.

06/10/2015

The New York state Capitol in Albany (credit: Getty Images)

NYC Tenants Demand Renewal Of Rent Stabilization Regulations

More than 1,000 chanting tenants from New York City filled the hallways of the state Capitol in Albany Tuesday, urging lawmakers to renew and strengthen the law governing the city’s rent regulations.

06/09/2015

David Sweat and Richard Matt

Cuomo: Upstate New York Prison Escape Probe Focuses On Likely ‘Inside’ Help

Investigators are looking into whether civilian employees or private contractors helped two convicted killers obtain the power tools they used to break out of a maximum-security state prison near the Canadian border.

06/08/2015

Lady Gaga and Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Gov. Cuomo, Lady Gaga Team Up To Push For Campus Sex Assault Policy

Gaga and Cuomo called campus sexual assault an “unacceptable epidemic,” and said the bill is needed to reduce assaults and ensure justice for victims.

06/08/2015

Belmont Stakes crowd

Crowd Erupts In Cheers After American Pharoah Makes History With Triple Crown Win

A Triple Crown winner hasn’t been seen in 37 years, but the crowd arriving early Saturday is hopeful.

06/06/2015

NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer speaks at Rent Regulations Rally in Harlem on June 6, 2015 (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

NYC Officials Demand Albany Lawmakers Extend, Strengthen Rent Regulations

Rose Johnson, of Harlem, is nervous she may lose her rent-regulated apartment if Albany doesn’t act.

06/06/2015

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