CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

Sterling Equities

Citi Field exterior (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Neighbors Protest Plan For Mall In Citi Field Parking Lot

City officials said Wednesday a $1 billion shopping mall in the parking lot of Citi Field will spearhead development in a blighted section of Queens.

07/10/2013

(credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS880)

Mets Owners Proposed Casino In ‘Initial Concept’ For Willets Point

Baseball and blackjack? The owners of the Mets were all in on a 2011 proposal for a casino next to Citi Field, only to be rejected by the Bloomberg administration, according to the New York Post.

02/05/2013

(credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS880)

Reports: New Deal For Willets Point To Flank Mets’ Citi Field With Mall, Hotel

Willets Point in Queens is best known for the Mets’ home stadium and — well, not much else. But it seems that’s due to change.

05/18/2012

New York Mets Owner Fred Wilpon (file / credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Lawyers: Tentative Deal In $16M Mets-Madoff Suit

Lawyers say they’ve reached a tentative settlement of a lawsuit blaming the New York Mets’ owners for losing more than $16 million in 401(k) assets by investing with failed financier Bernard Madoff.

11/02/2011

New York Mets Owner Fred Wilpon (file / credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Kallas: A Win For The Wilpon/Katz Group In Federal District Court

The Wilpon/Katz group won a big victory by the mere fact that Judge Rakoff has decided to keep the whole trial (if there is a trial, which there probably will be) in federal district court and not in bankruptcy court.

WFAN–08/22/2011

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

Mets owners Jeff, Fred Wilpon (credit: Drew/AP Photo)

Trustee: Mets Owners Went ‘Shopping’ For Madoff Fraud Insurance

A court-appointed trustee says the owners of the Mets reaped profits from Bernard Madoff’s financial Ponzi scheme even as they went “shopping” for insurance to protect themselves in case the scam collapsed.

WFAN–05/20/2011

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

Fred, Jeff Wilpon (Kathy Kmonicek/AP)

Settlement Talks Crumble Between Mets, Madoff Trustee

A lawyer for the trustee trying to recover money for the victims of the Bernie Madoff Ponzi scheme says negotiations have ended to settle a lawsuit filed against the Mets owners and their affiliated companies.

WFAN–02/04/2011

Fred-Wilpon

Wilpon Sued Over Madoff Losses

The owners of the Mets should be held accountable for letting their workers put more than $16 million in 401(k) assets into accounts controlled by Bernard Madoff, a widow said in a lawsuit.

WFAN–07/31/2010