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Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY) announces his resignation June 16, 2011 in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Former Rep. Anthony Weiner Eyeing Political Comeback?

The former congressman is reportedly talking to friends about a 2013 comeback, possibly running for mayor or public advocate and the friends are making the public to see how it flies with New Yorkers.

07/16/2012

Patrons at the Stonewall Inn, a historic gay bar in Greenwich Village, watch a news report that shows President Barack Obama saying that same-sex couples should be able to get married on May 9, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Mixed National Reaction To President Obama’s Endorsement Of Gay Marriage

Americans are reacting with joy, scorn and indifference after President Barack Obama became the first sitting president to endorse equal marriage rights for same-sex couples.

05/10/2012

New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly (file / credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly Said He Has No Plans To Run For Mayor

“Certainly flattering to be spoken about, but I have no plans to run for elected office,” Kelly told reporters on Wednesday.

04/18/2012

New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly (file / credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Sources: NYPD Commissioner Kelly Open To Idea Of Running As Republican For Mayor

There was a stunning development Monday in the New York City mayor’s race. Republican leaders have been trying to convince top cop Ray Kelly to seek the city’s top job — and sources told CBS 2 he’s thinking about it.

04/16/2012

New York City Comptroller John Liu - File / Photo: Office of the Comptroller

Amid Alleged Scandal, Just How Viable A NYC Mayoral Candidate Is Comptroller Liu?

One of City Comptroller John Liu’s top money men was busted for using bogus donors to hide massive contributions, and Liu was forced to hire a criminal attorney to represent him in the ongoing probe.

11/18/2011

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie  (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Current Republican Presidential Candidates Weigh In On Possible Christie Run

Will he run or won’t he? There are new reports that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is reconsidering a run in the race for the Republican presidential nomination.

10/02/2011

President Barack Obama in Washington, DC and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in Newark, NJ - Aug 2, 2011 (credit: Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images, Tim Larsen / Governor's Office)

New Jerseyans Believe US On Wrong Track, FDU Poll Finds; Speculation Continues About Christie White House Bid

Thursday’s PublicMind Poll released by Fairleigh Dickinson University finds fewer than one-fifth of voters surveyed said the nation was headed in the right direction.

09/29/2011

Gov. Chris Christie appears at a town hall meeting - Sayreville, NJ - Sep 21, 2011 (credit: NJ Office of Information Technology)

Republicans Coming Out Of Woodwork To Push For Christie Run At White House

Speculation about New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie entering the 2012 presidential race was at a fever pitch Monday. Unhappiness with the rest of the candidates has Republicans telling Christie it’s time to run.

09/26/2011

Christie, Cuomo (credit: Associated Press)

Pundits Praise Christie’s Hands-On Irene Response, Call Cuomo ‘Very Distant’

If a picture was worth a thousand words, the images of New Jersey Governor Christie hugging, holding and consoling flooded-out Wayne homeowners are worth a whole lot more.

08/31/2011

Anthony Weiner announces his resignation from Congress during a news conference in Brooklyn, New York, Thursday, June 16, 2011. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Reaction To Weiner’s Resignation Mixed Among Constituents; Analysts, Politicians Also Weigh In

Some constituents said Weiner’s decision to quit was the right political decision, while others asserted the Democrat should have looked past the media circus and fought on.

06/16/2011

Huma Abedin (Photo by Susan Walsh-Pool/Getty Images)

Rep. Anthony Weiner’s Wife Huma Abedin Returns Home Amid Husband’s Sexting Scandal

Abedin had been traveling overseas with her boss Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. The question is now: does her return mean the defiant House member’s resignation may be imminent?

06/15/2011

Rep. Anthony Weiner (credit: Amy Sussman Getty Images Entertainment)

Pundit: Promise Of A Job Might Expedite Rep. Weiner’s Resignation

The official hint that Congressman Anthony Weiner may quit came on Tuesday. And there were suggestions that there’s more President Barack Obama can do to help ease him out.

06/14/2011

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