Vice President Joe Biden

LaGuardia Airport on November 7, 2012.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Cuomo Calls LaGuardia ‘Un-New York,’ Announces Plan To Modernize Airport

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has introduced a plan to redesign and rebuild LaGuardia Airport.

07/27/2015

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Biden At NYC Event: Much More Needs To Be Done For LGBT Civil Rights

Vice President Joe Biden said in New York Thursday that more still needs to be done to protect LGBT Americans.

07/09/2015

Firefighter John Curley

CBS2 Exclusive: Hero LI Firefighter Awarded ‘Medal Of Valor’ By Vice President Biden

The Vice President has honored a Long Island firefighter with the Medal of Valor for heroic actions in the line of duty, but if you ask the recipient he’ll say he did nothing special.

02/12/2015

Mario Cuomo

Mario Cuomo’s Wake Held In Manhattan

New York said farewell to the state’s former three-term governor, Mario Cuomo, at his Manhattan wake on Monday.

01/05/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio and his wife, Chirlane, visit the memorial site for two NYPD officers who were shot and killed in Brooklyn on Dec. 23, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Vice President Biden To Attend Funeral For Officer Ramos On Saturday

The mayor, along with his wife, Chirlane, stood silent before placing a bouquet of flowers at the memorial site for Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos.

12/23/2014

Vice President Joe Biden and Gov. Andrew Cuomo announce plans to improve New York City's airports. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Vice President Biden, Gov. Cuomo Push To Revitalize NY’s Airports

Biden joined Cuomo on Monday as the governor announced a design competition to modernize and improve John F. Kennedy and LaGuardia Airports, bringing them up to 21st Century standards.

10/20/2014

U.S Vice President Joe Biden speaks during the 2nd Annual Creativity Conference presented by the Motion Picture Association of America at The Newseum on May 2, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Kris Connor/Getty Images)

Connecticut Teen Says She Didn’t Expect Vice President Biden To Answer Prom Invite

A Newington, Conn., teen said she never expected Vice President Joe Biden to answer her invitation to her high school prom — seven months later.

05/19/2014

FILE - Vice President Joe Biden (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Vice President Biden Turns Down Prom Invite From Connecticut Teen, But Sends Corsage

What happens when you invite Vice President Joe Biden to your prom? Chances are he won’t show. But he doesn’t ignore it, either.

05/19/2014

Tyler Ennis celebrates with Rakeem Christmas of the Syracuse Orange after defeating the Pittsburgh Panthers with a game-winning three at the buzzer on February 12, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Ennis’ Last-Second Heave Earns Him A Call From SU Alum Joe Biden

Freshman point guard Tyler Ennis of top-ranked Syracuse is basking in some praise after his game-winning shot against Pittsburgh.

02/13/2014

LaGuardia Airport. (MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

Biden: You’d Think LaGuardia Was In Some Third World Country

The vice president used the airport to highlight the need for greater investments into infrastructure nationwide.

02/06/2014

Vice President Joe Biden, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announce storm rebuilding plan, Jan. 7, 2014. (credit: Governor's Office)

Cuomo, VP Biden Unveil Federal Storm Response Plan To Shore Up NY’s Infrastructure

After being hit by Hurricanes Lee and Irene and superstorm Sandy — three so-called “once in a lifetime” weather events — and a total of nine presidentially-declared weather disasters in three years, Gov. Cuomo said he wants to make sure New York is “storm ready.”

01/07/2014

FILE - Vice President Joe Biden (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

1 Year After Newtown School Shooting, Biden To Boost Mental Health Services

The Obama administration has made mental health a focus of efforts to reduce gun violence. Relatives of the victims will be at the White House for the announcement Tuesday.

12/10/2013

Vice President Joe Biden congratulates Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) after administering a ceremonial swearing-in as his mother Carolyn Booker looks on in the Old Senate Chamber at the U.S. Captiol. October 31, 2013. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Former Newark Mayor Cory Booker Sworn In As U.S. Senator

Booker, 44, was sworn in as a U.S. senator at noon Thursday. Vice President Joe Biden conducted the ceremony in the Old Senate Chamber.

10/31/2013

Caroline Biden

Vice President Biden’s Niece Accused Of Striking NYPD Officer

Caroline Biden, 26, was arrested Tuesday morning by officers responding to a report of a dispute at her apartment in TriBeCa.

09/17/2013

Sen. Richard Blumenthal (file / credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Blumenthal Marks 6-Month Anniversary Of Newtown Massacre; WH Meets With Victims’ Families

In his remarks on the Senate floor, Sen. Blumenthal said now that the world is watching, it is important for Congress to act on meaningful gun control legislation.

06/13/2013

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