Rudy Giuliani

Joseph Lhota (file / credit: MTA)

MTA Chairman Joseph Lhota Resigning To Explore NYC Mayoral Bid

Wednesday marked Joe Lhota’s last board meeting as the chairman of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. He’s resigning effective Dec. 31 to mull a run for mayor as a Republican.

12/19/2012

Joe Lhota (credit: MTA)

Sources: MTA Chairman Joe Lhota To Run For New York City Mayor

Lhota, who took over as the head of the MTA earlier this year, had been mulling a run for some time, but it appears his stock soared with the public due to his handling of Hurricane Sandy, pushing him to throw his hat in the ring.

12/18/2012

Joseph Lhota (file / credit: MTA)

Will Joe Lhota Run For Mayor? Giuliani Says MTA Chair ‘Exactly What NYC Needs’

There is heavy-hitting support for MTA Chairman Joe Lhota, a man who got high marks for his handling of Sandy.

12/06/2012

NYC Marathon runners in 2011 (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

New York City Marathon Canceled Amid Sandy Controversy

The New York City Marathon was canceled early Friday evening, a decision that was widely applauded, even if it did come a lot later than many expected.

11/02/2012

Staten Island (Credit: Isabella Franceschi)

Staten Islanders Help Each Other Recover From Sandy; Relief Fund Set Up For Residents Of The Borough

Hundreds of thousands of dollars poured into the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Foundation in the first hour after the relief effort was announced.

11/02/2012

Former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Rudy For Mayor, Again? Spokeswoman Denies Report, But Speculation Continues

A tabloid report that the two-term mayor is kinda, sorta, maybe considering a run for a third term has set Republican hearts aflutter.

10/12/2012

Marines starting Tunnel To Towers Run in Red Hook, Brooklyn on Sept. 30, 2012 (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

WATCH: Tens Of Thousands Honor 9/11 First Responders In Annual Tunnel To Towers Run

Siller ran through the Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel in all his gear because bridges and tunnels were shut down to vehicles in the hours and days following the terror attacks.

09/30/2012

New York Mets catcher Mike Piazza (L) is congratulated by teammates (2nd, L to R) Todd Ziele, Robin Ventura, Armando Benitez and Bobby Jones after the Mets beat the Atlanta Braves, 3-2, behind an eighth-inning, two-run home run by Piazza on September 21, 2001 at Shea Stadium. (Photo credit should read MATT CAMPBELL/AFP/Getty Images)

Keidel: Sports’ Monumental Impact Following September 11, 2001

9/11 made sports seem so trivial yet titanic in one breath. 9/11 wasn’t just about a plane and a building, and Piazza’s fly ball was about more than putting a crooked number up on the scoreboard.

09/11/2012

Rudy Giuliani (file / credit: THOMAS SAMSON/AFP/GettyImages)

Rudy Giuliani Reflects On 9/11 Ahead Of 11th Anniversary

Tuesday marks the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks and Rudy Giuliani, who was mayor of New York at the time, says we have to remain vigilant.

09/10/2012

FILE - Former President Bill Clinton (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Democrats Put Their Trust In ‘Bubba’ To Push Many To President Obama

Bill Clinton is the first Democratic president to be re-elected since Franklin Roosevelt and Barack Obama is counting on some of that mojo to help him win a second, too.

09/05/2012

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie takes the stage at the Republican National Convention - Tampa, FL - Aug 28, 2012 (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Christie Leaves Indelible Mark At RNC, Already High Stock Skyrockets

It took New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie 16 minutes to mention presidential candidate Mitt Romney during his keynote speech. But that hasn’t stopped his rock star-like ascension in the party.

08/29/2012

Ann Romney

Ann Romney’s Charm Offensive Continues Following Strong RNC Speech

On Wednesday, Ann Romney continued her charm offensive to boost her husband’s image. Her high-profile events put her in a sense in a toe-to-toe competition with first lady Michelle Obama.

08/29/2012

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks at the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa, Florida, on August 28, 2012 during the Republican National Convention. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

Giuliani: Christie’s Speech Set Up ‘Philosophical Divide’ Between Obama, Romney

Appearing on “CBS This Morning,” New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani said New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s keynote speech showed that “President Obama is not a courageous leader.”

08/29/2012

FILE - Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Giuliani Speaks Out On Potential Romney VP Picks

As speculation continues to grow over who Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney will choose as his running mate, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani weighed in on who he thinks is qualified for the job.

08/09/2012

President Obama (credit: Getty Images), Rudy Giuliani (credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Rudy Giuliani Calls President Obama ‘An Unsuccessful Person’

During his stop in Nevada, Giuliani accused Obama of being anti-business and creating “thousands of pages of regulations” aimed at turning the country into a socialist government.

06/29/2012

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