Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg officially joined the race for the White House in 2020, making an announcement on his website on Sunday. CBS2's Hazel Sanchez reports
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Bloomberg Enters The Presidential FrayFormer New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg officially joined the race for the White House in 2020, making an announcement on his website on Sunday. CBS2's Hazel Sanchez reports
Gillen Concedes Hempstead Supervisor RaceDemocrat Laura Gillen has conceded the Hempstead Town Supervisor race.
Women Make History In Suburban NYC ElectionsElection night brought historic victories for two suburban women. One's a Democrat. The other, a Republican. Neither has ever held office, but both say it's time for the ladies to lead. CBS2's Tony Aiello reports
Republicans Claim Victory In Hempstead Supervisor RaceCBS2's Jennifer McLogan has the latest on the tightly contested race for Hempstead Town Supervisor.
Hempstead Supervisor Race May Not Be Settled YetThe election is over, but the race is going into overtime as Hempstead Supervisor Laura Gillen wants to make sure every vote gets counted in her contest with Republican Donald Clavin. CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
Jersey City Voters Pass Limits On Airbnb, Short Term RentalsVoters in a New Jersey city that's a train stop away from tourist-packed Manhattan have approved restrictions on Airbnb and other short-term rental companies.
Election Day 2019: Jumaane Williams, Melinda Katz Declare VictoryWhile this would be considered a so-called off-year election, there are still many closely contested races around the tri-state area; CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
Incumbent NYC Public Advocate Jumaane Williams Wins ElectionWith 100% of the precincts reporting, the Associated Press says incumbent New York City Public Advocate Jumaane Williams has won re-election with 73% of the vote.
Democrat Melinda Katz Addresses SupportersDemocrat Melinda Katz, who was running for Queens District Attorney, declared victory in a speech to her supporters in Forest Hills, although CBS2 does not have any confirmation on the winner of the race.
Only Hours Left In Campaign 2019Voters only have a few more hours to cast their ballots before the polls close in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut elections. CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
Everything You Need To Know For Election Day 2019Larry Levy, executive dean of the National Center for Suburban Studies at Hofstra University, joins CBSN New York's Dick Brennan to break down Tuesday's general election.
Suffolk County Executive Facing A Challenge In Next Week's ElectionVoters go to the polls next week on Long Island to elect a county executive in Suffolk County. The incumbent, Steve Bellone, is facing a challenge from the county comptroller, John Kennedy; CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
Early Voting Begins In New York CityEarly voting began in New York City on Saturday.
Some Parents Concerned Over Security At Early Voting SitesEarly voting starts Saturday across New York State, but it's causing concern for some city public school parents.
New York State Kicks Off First Ever Early Voting Period On SaturdayVoters in New York will have 10 days - including two weekends - to cast their votes ahead of the Nov. 5, 2019, general election. CBS2's Andrea Grymes reports.
Early Voting Starts This Saturday In NYEarly voting starts this Saturday for first time ever in New York State. CBSN New York's Andrea Grymes reports.
New York's Early Voting Plan Brings Concerns For SchoolsCBS2's Hazel Sanchez has the latest on the red flags being raised over New York's plan to have early voting inside active schools.
Parents Not Happy About Early Voting At NYC Public SchoolAs election season nears, there are growing concerns about strangers on school campuses. This comes after the city Board of Elections picked nine schools to be part of an early voting pilot program. CBSN New York's Hazel Sanchez reports
Bernie Sanders Has Heart ProcedureDemocratic candidate Bernie Sanders has postponed his presidential campaign after undergoing a heart procedure.
New York Schools Want Polling Sites Out Of Their BuildingsCBS2's Jennifer McLogan has the latest on the push by parents and teachers in New York to get Election Day polling sites out of schools.
Gillibrand Exits 2020 Race, De Blasio Fails To QualifySen. Kirsten Gillibrand has ended her 2020 presidential campaign. Only 10 candidates have met the requirements to take part in the next Democratic debate. Bill de Blasio has not.
Tiffany Caban Concedes Queens DA RacePublic defender Tiffany Caban has conceded the Democratic primary for Queens district attorney.
Court Case Continues In Queens DA RaceA judge is continuing to look at the ballots in the disputed Democratic primary for Queens district attorney.
Campaign 2020: Local Leaders Booker, De Blasio, Gillibrand Take Stage In Democratic Presidential DebateThe second night of the second Democratic presidential debate will include former vice-president Joe Biden, California Sen. Kamala Harris, New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker and New York Mayor Bill de Blasio. CBS2's Chris Wragge reports.