Mario Cuomo

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Iconic Newsmaker #7: Mario Cuomo

A liberal lion and magnificent orator, Mario Cuomo was as much known for his consideration of a presidential run as he was the stewardship of New York. A three-term governor, his mark on the people […]

04/09/2015

Chris Cuomo (Back L) helps carry the casket of his father, former three-term governor Mario Cuomo, as it departs St. Ignatius Loyola Church on January 6, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Friends, Family Bid Final Farewell To Ex-Gov. Mario Cuomo

Gov. Andrew Cuomo eulogized his father by saying he was steadfast in his beliefs and sought a career in government to do good for New Yorkers who had been neglected by the system.

01/06/2015

Mario Cuomo

Mario Cuomo’s Wake Held In Manhattan

New York said farewell to the state’s former three-term governor, Mario Cuomo, at his Manhattan wake on Monday.

01/05/2015

Gov. Mario Cuomo addresses the Democratic National Convention in 1984. (Credit: CBS2)

Flags Flown At Half-Staff In Honor Of Former Governor, Mario Cuomo

Mario Cuomo’s son, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, directed Friday morning that flags on state government buildings be flown at half-staff in honor to remember his father.

01/02/2015

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

Cuomo Calls Off Swearing-In Ceremony, Spends New Year’s Eve With Family

Gov. Andrew Cuomo called off a swearing-in ceremony for his second term that had been planned for Wednesday night, electing to spend New Year’s Eve with his family instead.

12/31/2014

Former New York Governor Mario Cuomo attends the 3rd Annual Elly Awards Luncheon at The Plaza Hotel on June 25, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Rob Kim/Getty Images)

Andrew Cuomo: Father Home From Hospital, In Good Spirits

Andrew Cuomo said Thursday his father is “very strong and the doctors are pleased with the progress that he’s making.”

12/11/2014

Former New York Governor Mario Cuomo attends the 3rd Annual Elly Awards Luncheon at The Plaza Hotel on June 25, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Rob Kim/Getty Images)

Former New York Gov. Mario Cuomo, 82, Hospitalized

Officials say New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s father, former Gov. Mario Cuomo, has been hospitalized.

11/29/2014

Gov. Mario Cuomo Portrait

Former Gov. Mario Cuomo’s Portrait Unveiled By His Son

On this Father’s Day weekend, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Saturday unveiled a painting of his father, former Gov. Mario Cuomo, at the State Capitol.

06/15/2013

Former New York mayor Ed Koch attends the third presidential debate in the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex at Hofstra University October 15, 2008 in Hempstead, New York. This is the final debate before voters will go to the polls in the 2008 general election on November 4. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Former NYC Mayor Ed Koch Dead At 88

Spokesman George Arzt said Koch died at 2 a.m. at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia hospital of congestive heart failure. The funeral will be Monday at Temple Emanu-El in Manhattan.

02/01/2013

Former New York City Mayors David Dinkins and Ed Koch at Federal Hall in Lower Manhattan - Jan. 31, 2007 (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

David Dinkins Reflects On Death Of Fellow Former Mayor Ed Koch

“Shock, frankly, all though I knew that Ed was not well and I knew that we has in intensive care. Still, I was not quite prepared for that,” Dinkins said. “He seems to be indestructible. I thought he’d go on forever.”

02/01/2013

Hugh L. Carey Tunnel (credit: Rich Lamb/WCBS 880)

Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel Renamed After Late Gov. Hugh Carey

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority officially renamed the tunnel, nearly two years after Albany gave the name change the green light.

10/22/2012

Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Flickr.com)

Gov. Cuomo Won’t Fuel Speculation That He Might Run For President in ’16

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, a week after being named among Time’s 100 most influential people, says he won’t fuel speculation that he might run for president in 2016.

04/25/2012

Fred Wilpon, Saul Katz, Jeff Wilpon (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Judge To Decide On Mets-Madoff Trial By March 5

Arguing on the trustee’s behalf, attorney David Sheehan scoffed at attempts to portray the Mets owners as “unsophisticated run-of-the-mill guys.”

WFAN–02/24/2012

Bernie Madoff (file/credit: Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)

Mets Trying To Detach Themselves From Madoff Cloud

The New York Mets are trying to distance themselves from the Bernie Madoff as their March trial approaches.

WFAN–01/21/2012

New York Mets Owner Fred Wilpon (file / credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Mets Owner Fred Wilpon In Court Today Over Madoff Trustee Lawsuit

The owner of the New York Mets will be in court today seeking to have a $700 million lawsuit filed by Irving Picard thrown out.

08/19/2011

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