Kathy Hochul Meets The Media, Says She's Ready To 'Fight Like Hell' For The People Of Scandal-Ridden New YorkHochul, a native of Buffalo, is becoming New York's instant governor during turbulent times.
New York State Senators Urge Cuomo To Safely Reopen Beaches By SummerState senators say they are hopeful a plan can be hashed out to open New York's beaches, perhaps in early June.
Experts Split On Whether Bloomberg Is Viable Presidential CandidateMedia mogul Rupert Murdoch is calling for former Mayor Michael Bloomberg to enter the presidential race, but some political pundits aren't so sure he'd have a chance.
Donald Trump Adviser Apologizes For 'You Cannot Rape Your Spouse' CommentDonald Trump's top adviser is under fire over comments he made while defending the Republican presidential candidate from a decades-old rape accusation.
Sources: N.Y. Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, Son Investigated After Allegations Of Corruption"I have and will continue to cooperate with any inquiry," Skelos said in a statement Thursday.
Anger Over Mayor De Blasio's Inability To Be On Time Not Going Away Any Time SoonThere may be a political price to pay for Mayor Bill de Blasio's chronic tardiness. Voters don't like it and experts say the public has a long memory.
Oops, He Did It Again: De Blasio Arrives Late For St. Patrick's Day Mass At CathedralMayor Bill de Blasio's late streak continued on St. Patrick's Day.
NYC Loses Bid To Host 2016 Democratic National Convention To PhiladelphiaDemocrats have picked Philadelphia as the site of their 2016 national convention.
Impeccable Ethics The Leading Attribute In Search For Speaker Silver's ReplacementWill Silver's replacement be a reformer, or part of the corrupt culture that has gripped the state capital for decades?
Experts Say De Blasio's Relationship With Sharpton May Not Be Good PoliticsA hugfest between Mayor Bill de Blasio and the Rev. Al Sharpton has been raising eyebrows.
Judges: Orthodox Jewish Zone Can Stay In Westhampton BeachThe judges found the zone does not violate constitutional issues regarding separation of church and state
Gracie Mansion Gets Higher Fence, Spokesperson Cites Security ReasonsNew York City's mayoral mansion is getting a higher fence after White House fence-jumping incursions recently raised security concerns.
Sharpton Says He's Earned Right To Advise On Police PolicyFallout from the police custody death of Eric Garner continued Wednesday, as the Rev. Al Sharpton claimed he has the right to dictate police policy because he and his supporters “won the election.”
Sharpton's Harsh Words For Mayor Make Some Experts Wonder Who's In ChargeMayor Bill de Blasio was on the defensive Friday evening, after allowing the Rev. Al Sharpton to come to City Hall and lay down the law about how policing should be handled in the wake of the police custody death of Eric Garner.
Rob Astorino To Cuomo: Reveal Agreement With Working Families PartyGov. Andrew Cuomo should "reveal the deal" that secured him the support of the Working Families Party, Cuomo's Republican challenger, Rob Astorino, said Monday.