Rep. Anthony Weiner

Rep. Anthony Weiner

Rep. Weiner A Notable No-Show At NY Celebrate Israel Parade

One notable no-show to Sunday’s Celebrate Israel Parade on Fifth Avenue was Congressman Anthony Weiner, whose absence apparently did not sit will with a top U.S. senator.


Congressman Anthony Weiner. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images News)

Weiner’s Constituents Speak: Congressman, Just Come Clean

On Friday, CBS 2’s Marcia Kramer tracked down one man who might be able to shed some light on the Congressman Anthony Weiner Twitter scandal.


Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY) (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Weiner’s Office Calls Police After CBS 2’s Marcia Kramer Asks For An Interview

Congressman Anthony Weiner said Thursday he’s finished talking about the lewd photo on Twitter. So CBS 2’s Marcia Kramer decided to go to his office on Capitol Hill to try to get you some answers. You’ll never believe what happened.


Rep. Anthony Weiner, D-N.Y., waits for an elevator near his office on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, June 2, 2011. (credit: Susan Walsh/AP)

Private Security Firm Investigates Alleged ‘Weinergate’ Hacking

Congressman Anthony Weiner insists he didn’t tweet a lewd picture to a young college student. He said he has a private security firm looking into how his account was hacked.


Congressman Anthony Weiner (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Rep. Weiner Admits In Interview Lewd Twitter Photo ‘Could Be’ Him

On Wednesday afternoon, New York Congressman Anthony Weiner refused to deny that he’s the one in the lewd photo that was sent to a college student, but later opened the door to the very real possibility that it could be.


Anthony Weiner (credit: AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

Rep. Weiner Losing Patience With Twitter Lewd Photo Saga

Congressman Anthony Weiner has hired an attorney in response to what some are calling “Weiner-gate” — the mystery of how a lewd photo that was sent from his Twitter account to a college student.


Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY) (Credit: Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

Rep. Weiner Says Hacker Posted Lewd Photo On Twitter

A spokesman for New York Rep. Anthony Weiner says a lewd photograph sent from the Democrat’s Twitter account is just “a distraction” perpetrated by a hacker.


President Barack Obama

President Obama’s Middle East Speech Rattles Israelis, Palestinians Alike

President Barack Obama is urging Israel to pull back to 1967 borders, which has always been rejected, and he wants the Palestinians demilitarized. Obama’s speech was met with shock and dismay here in the Tri-State Area from both sides.


The Statue of Liberty is seen from Liberty State Park - Jersey City, NJ - Jun 19, 2010 - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Federal Government Shutdown Would Mean Closure Of Statue Of Liberty

The federally run Statue Of Liberty could be shut down this weekend along with the government if Congress fails to agree on a budget.


Mayor Cory Booker visits 11th grade math students at the KIPP Newark Collegiate Academy - Newark, NJ - Sep 25, 2010 - Photo: Gary He for Facebook via Cory Booker's Office

Booker, Weiner Make TIME List of 140 Top Twitter Feeds

Two local politicians were recognized by TIME Magazine Monday, making their way onto the publication’s list of the “140 Best Twitter Feeds.”


Schumer, Obama (Photos/Getty Images)

N.Y. Lawmakers Sound Off On President’s Approach To Libya

On Day 3 of the attack on Libya, there were new air strikes and new demands. On Monday, President Barack Obama called for the replacement of Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi.


In this undated photo released by Rep. Anthony Weiner's Office, a statue entitled "Triumph of Civic Virtue" is shown near Borough Hall in Queens. (AP Photo/Rep. Anthony Weiner's Office)

Rep. Anthony Weiner Wants ‘Sexist’ Queens Statue Removed

Congressman Anthony Weiner is taking a stand against a statue in Queens that has been a source of controversy for nearly 90 years.


President Barack Obama (Pablo Martinez Monsivais-Pool/Getty Images)

Local Politicians React To President’s State Of The Union

Trying to lift the nation, President Barack Obama on Tuesday sought to promote a jobs agenda blending concentrated spending and a fresh bid to control the country’s staggering debt.


Rep. Peter King (L), Rep. Anthony Weiner (R) (Photos/Getty Images)

Weiner, King To Sit Side-By-Side At ‘State Of The Union’

The two New York Congressman say the gesture didn’t mean they would “hold hands,” but was an symbol that people can disagree and still get along.


Health care

New Yorkers All Over The Map On Repealing ‘Obamacare’

Just about everyone has something positive and negative to say about “Obamacare.” House Republican leaders are looking to repeal the health care law, but find themselves evenly matched by Democrats.