Mario Cuomo

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

From left, former New York Gov. Mario Cuomo, George Pataki, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, and Sen. Chuck Schumer stand near the casket of former Gov. Hugh Carey Thursday, Aug. 11, 2011 at St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

Politicians, Family, Friends Pay Tribute To Late N.Y. Gov. Hugh Carey

There was a final farewell Thursday for one of New York’s most popular and colorful governors. Hugh Carey led the Empire State through the fiscal crisis of the 1970s. His funeral drew a bipartisan who’s who of New York’s political elite.

08/11/2011

N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Analysis: Gov. Cuomo Takes Bill Clinton’s Path

In a picture hanging in New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s inner office, Cuomo is a young housing secretary at a Democratic dinner dais where his father, then-Gov. Mario Cuomo, was to introduce Bill Clinton, the president and Andrew’s boss at the time.

04/09/2011

Bernie Madoff (credit: Stephen Chernin/Getty Images), Fred Wilpon (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Judge: Mets’ Madoff Profits ‘Figments Of The Imagination’

A federal appeals panel reviewing a compensation plan for former clients of disgraced financier Bernard Madoff cast doubt on claims by the embattled owners of the Mets — and other investors — that they have a right to keep millions of dollars of fictitious profits.

WFAN–03/04/2011

Former New York Gov. Mario Cuomo exits Manhattan federal court, Thursday, March 3, 2011, in New York. A federal appeals court in New York is hearing a challenge by former clients of Bernard Madoff's fraud on how a trustee is calculating gains and losses. Among the thousands of former Madoff clients are the owners of the Mets. (AP Photo/Louis Lanzano)

Ex-Gov. Mario Cuomo Mediates Mets, Madoff Case

Former Gov. Mario Cuomo listened intently to the legal arguments in the courtroom Thursday. He has been appointed to work out an agreement between the trustee and the Mets owners.

03/03/2011

(AP/Getty Images)

Kallas Remarks: Can They Settle?

Using the six-year look back period involved in bankruptcies in New York, the following will try to lay out the parameters for a possible settlement of the Madoff lawsuit involving the Wilpon/Katz defendants.

WFAN–02/22/2011

more