Mario Cuomo

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.


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.


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.


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.


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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.


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

Madoff: Wilpons, Mets ‘Knew Nothing’ Of Ponzi Scheme

Bernard Madoff said in an interview published online Tuesday that Mets owners Fred Wilpon and Saul Katz “knew nothing” about his scheme to fleece victims out of billions of dollars.


Jerry Seinfeld (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images) and Mayor Bloomberg (Photo by Stephen Chernin/Getty Images) may be seen at Citi Field this season, but not in the owner's box.

Bloomberg, Seinfeld: We’ll Pass On Owning Mets

Mark Cuban and L.I. businessman Martin Silver have been linked to the Mets in the weeks since the Wilpons announced they would explore a partial sale. Mayor Bloomberg doesn’t want in on the action. Neither does funny man Jerry Seinfeld.


Former New York Gov. Mario Cuomo (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File), Mets owner Fred Wilpon (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Kallas Remarks: The Mets And Mediation

When the news broke Thursday on Mike Francesa’s show that former NY Governor Mario Cuomo had been appointed to mediate the Picard/Wilpon-Katz dispute, Mike had a number of questions. Here are the answers.


Ex-NY Gov. Mario Cuomo (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Rodale), Mets owner Fred Wilpon (Getty Images)

Ex-Gov. Mario Cuomo To Mediate Mets’ Madoff Mess

Now batting in the legal mess involving Bernard Madoff and the Mets: Former New York Governor Mario Cuomo.