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Gov. Andrew Cuomo  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)/Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (credit: CBS 2)

Astorino Takes Heat For ‘Mafia’ Comment About Cuomo Administration

Westchester County Executive and Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino was taken to task Monday for a quote that seemed to compare Gov. Andrew Cuomo to a “mafia boss.”

07/28/2014

FILE -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo (Credit: Getty Images)

Political Issues Give Rise To New Party Lines

Political issues are increasingly leading to new ballot lines at the polls in New York.

07/27/2014

FILE -- Preet Bharara, U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York (Credit: Getty Images)

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara: My Office Will Investigate Public Corruption

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara says he’s taking over the anti-corruption work that a commission created by Gov. Andrew Cuomo aborted when it was suddenly disbanded in April.

07/24/2014

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (credit: westchestergov.com)

Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Rob Astorino Says Christie Won’t Back Him Due To Bridgegate

Two gubernatorial candidates from two different parties are joining forces to take on Gov. Andrew Cuomo, WCBS 880’s Paul Murnane reported.

07/22/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, New York gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino (Credit: Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images; CBS 2)

Christie On Astorino: I Don’t ‘Invest In Lost Causes’

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Monday he does not plan to campaign for Republican New York gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino because he does not campaign for candidates he doesn’t think can win.

07/21/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)/Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (credit: CBS 2)

Siena Poll: Cuomo Keeps Big Lead Over Astorino In NY Governor Race

A new poll of likely New York voters shows Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo continuing his lead over Republican challenger Rob Astorino, still largely unknown statewide.

07/21/2014

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Police: Woman Who Hit Westchester Cop With Car Was Sober

The officer remained hospitalized Sunday in stable condition at the Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla.

07/20/2014

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (credit: westchestergov.com)

Astorino Campaign Raises $3.4 Million In 6 Months; Still Far Behind Cuomo

The campaign for Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino announced Monday that it has raised $3.4 million in the past six months, but Astorino remained significantly behind Democratic incumbent Andrew Cuomo.

07/14/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)/Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (credit: CBS 2)

Siena College Poll Shows Cuomo Has Big Lead Over Astorino In Race For NY Governor

A poll of New York voters shows Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo leading little-known Republican Rob Astorino by a large margin in the race for governor.

06/16/2014

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John D. Rockefeller’s Great-Grandson Richard Killed In Plane Crash Near Westchester County Airport

Richard Rockefeller was killed when the plane he was piloting went down, family spokesman Fraser Seitel said.

06/13/2014

Rye Playland's Dragon Coaster (Photo courtesy Kid Trotters blog)

Westchester County Goes Back To Drawing Board After Rye Playland Plan Scratched

Two years after reaching an agreement that was supposed to turn its money-losing Playland amusement park into a profitable enterprise, Westchester County has scrapped the plan.

06/11/2014

Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino holds a news conference in White Plains, N.Y., on June 2, 2014. (Credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Rob Astorino To Cuomo: Reveal Agreement With Working Families Party

Gov. Andrew Cuomo should “reveal the deal” that secured him the support of the Working Families Party, Cuomo’s Republican challenger, Rob Astorino, said Monday.

06/02/2014

FILE -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo, State Comptroller DiNapoli Win Dem’s Nominations For Re-Election

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli won the state Democratic Party’s nominations for re-election at the state’s convention on Long Island Wednesday.

05/21/2014

Former New York Governor David Paterson (file / credit: Steve Mack/Getty Images)

David Paterson To Be New Chairman Of New York Democratic Party

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said his predecessor in New York’s highest office, David Paterson, will be the new chairman of the New York State Democratic Party.

05/21/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)/Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (credit: CBS 2)

Upset-Minded Astorino Depicts Gov. Cuomo As Dictatorial In Campaign Film

The race for governor of New York has barely begun and it’s already testy.

05/15/2014

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