Acting Gov. Oliver Signs Legislation Revamping New Jersey's Urban Enterprise Zone ProgramAlong with tax breaks, the new law signed Tuesday will provide millions of dollars in funding for business loans and grants.
President Biden Says 'Buck Stops With Me' And Defends Afghanistan WithdrawalAddressing the nation for the first time since the Taliban took the capital on Sunday, Biden did little to address pressing questions about why the U.S. failed to anticipate the rapid pace of the takeover.
Local War Veterans Reflect On U.S. Decision To Leave Afghanistan: 'It Did Not Need To Get To This Point'Many are left wondering if the decades the U.S. spent in Afghanistan were worth it.
State Assembly Judiciary Committee Will Issue Report On Investigation Into Andrew CuomoOutrage from lawmakers and some of the women accusing Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment has forced state Assembly leaders to reverse course.
U.S. Lawmakers To Watch Closely If Taliban Will Honor Key Part Of 2020 Peace DealThe rapid takeover of Afghanistan by the Taliban is raising bipartisan terror concerns here at home.
Future Of Congestion Pricing Is Now In Soon-To-Be Gov. Hochul's Hands, But Officials Preparing As If It's Still A GoIt's a question on the minds of many commuters -- will congestion pricing still come to New York City without Gov. Andrew Cuomo steering the train?
New York City Political Leaders Vow To Not Leave Earthquake-Ravaged Haiti BehindLast weekend's 7.2 magnitude earthquake shook the southern peninsula of Haiti, 80 miles west of Port-au-Prince. Some 1,500 miles away, a reassuring message is coming from political leaders in New York City.
2 NYC State Senators Reportedly On Kathy Hochul's Wish List For Lieutenant GovernorSources told CBS2 that Jamaal Bailey, who represents the Bronx, and Brian Benjamin in Manhattan are among several candidates being considered by Hochul and her team.
NYC Vaccine Mandate Starts Monday For Indoor Dining, Gyms And Entertainment VenuesMayor Bill de Blasio announced the mandate earlier this month for anyone who wants to dine indoors at a restaurant, see a performance or go to the gym.
Sen. Schumer Urges Law Enforcement To Go After Fake Vaccination Cards Being Sold On The InternetAgents last week seized dozens of fake cards being sent from China to New Orleans.
Cuomo Accuser Charlotte Bennett Calls Assembly Decision To Suspend Impeachment Probe: 'The Coward's Way Out'The Assembly announced it would abruptly end its impeachment proceedings Friday, saying it did not have the authority to impeach someone no longer in office.
Cuomo Says He Would Have Won Impeachment Trial But 'Did The Right Thing' By Stepping DownThe interview took place the same day Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie announced the abrupt suspension of the impeachment investigation.
New York State Assembly Suspends Cuomo Impeachment InvestigationSpeaker Carl Heastie made the announcement Friday afternoon.
Incoming Gov. Kathy Hochul Says She Supports School Mask Mandate; NYC Steams Ahead With In-Person Learning PlanKathy Hochul said Thursday getting students back into the classroom full time is a priority and, if up to her, masks will be required. However, she will get school districts' input.
Gov. Cuomo Scandal Has Reignited Debate Over Term Limits In New York PoliticsNew York is one of only 12 states that doesn't have a term limit for governors.