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

Cuomo, Astorino To Face Off In Buffalo Debate On October 22

The debate is scheduled for Oct. 22 in Buffalo. It will feature Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Republican Rob Astorino, Green Party candidate Howie Hawkins and Libertarian Michael McDermott.

10/09/2014

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LIRR Workers Turn Up The Pressure On The MTA At Massapequa Labor Rally

LIRR unions tried to ramp up the pressure on the MTA at a labor rally in Massapequa on Saturday.

06/21/2014

This is the skin of a patient after 3 days of measles infection; treated at a New York hospital. (CDC/file)

As Case Count Rises, Gov. Cuomo Urges New Yorkers To Get Measles Vaccination

Governor Andrew Cuomo has urged all New Yorkers to get a measles vaccination. An outbreak of the highly contagious disease has continued to spread across the country.

04/26/2014

FILE -- A New York Police Department car. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Shootings At Kansas Jewish Center, Retirement Community Prompt Increased Security Around New York

Authorities say three people died in a shooting at a Jewish community center and retirement community, and two were shot at but not injured.

04/13/2014

Kerry Kennedy (credit: Getty Images)

Kerry Kennedy Set To Go On Trial In Drugged Driving Case

She has been accused of causing an accident while driving under the influence of medication in North Castle.

02/23/2014

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo Kicks Off Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend With Speech At Sharpton Headquarters

In his brief Saturday appearance at the National Action Network meeting hall, Cuomo talked about his initiatives in education, criminal justice policy and gun control.

01/18/2014

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

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

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

A home in the Oakwood Beach section of Staten Island damaged by superstorm Sandy - Feb. 5, 2013 (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Gov Cuomo Offers New Yorkers Affected By Sandy Chance To Relocate As Weather Concerns Persist

Governor Andrew Cuomo has offered some New York residents who were affected by Sandy money to relocate.

04/27/2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, right, talks with Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver during a news conference in Albany on Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011. (credit: AP Photo/Mike Groll)

Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Would Welcome Ethics Probe Into Payout Approval

Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver said that he would welcome an ethics probe into his approval of a secret payout of tax money that was used to settle a sexual harassment case.

08/29/2012

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Governor Cuomo Orders Flags To Half-Staff In Honor Of Fallen Naval Officer

Governor Andrew Cuomo has issued a directive for flags on all state buildings to be flown at half-staff on Wednesday.

04/29/2012

Andrew Cuomo (credit: CBS 2)

Election Re-Districting Proposal Considered In Albany

The latest hope of overhauling New York politics by creating more competitive elections rests with closed-door horse trading this week by the Legislature’s powerful leaders and Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo

03/04/2012

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Governor Cuomo Unveils New Plan To Combat Gun Violence

Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a statewide initiative aimed at curtailing gun violence on Saturday.

02/18/2012

Andrew Cuomo (credit: CBS 2)

NY Lawmakers Will Consider Increased Taxes On Certain Items

New York’s Legislature will consider taxes at its next public hearing on Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposed budget.

02/05/2012

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