| Dec 31, 2010
| 6:48 PM
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is on the job.
The Democrat arrived early Saturday at the Capitol where his father, former Gov. Mario Cuomo, presided for three terms.
Andrew Cuomo held a private meeting with his cabinet at 8:30 a.m. in a public schedule...
| Jul 28, 2010
| 10:35 AM
New York Gov. David Paterson will not face criminal charges for calling a woman who later dropped domestic violence charges against a top aide to the governor, according to a person with direct knowledge of the investigation.
Retired Judge Judith Kaye,...
| Aug 10, 2010
| 4:22 PM
New York Gov. David Paterson offered state help Tuesday if the developers of a mosque near the site of the Sept. 11 attacks agree to move the project farther from the site.
Paterson, a Democrat, said that he doesn't oppose the project as planned but...
| Aug 12, 2010
| 7:19 AM
An aide to New York Gov. David Paterson surrendered Thursday to New York City authorities on assault charges stemming from a 2009 domestic violence case that touched off an evidence-tampering investigation in Albany.
David Johnson turned himself in to...
| Aug 18, 2010
| 3:31 AM
New York Gov. David Paterson violated ethics laws by soliciting five World Series tickets last year from the New York Yankees, a registered lobbying organization, and he should pay the maximum penalty of $96,375, staff for the state's Public Integrity...
| Aug 20, 2010
| 2:36 PM
"Dropping the plan is definitely not an option at all," said Daisy Khan, head of the American Society for Muslim Advancement and co-leader of the proposed mosque and community center. The lines still drawn in a politicized debate just ahead of November'...
| Aug 23, 2010
| 11:57 AM
Kristin Davis, the former madam who publicly admitted to providing disgraced New York Governor Elliot Sptizer with prostitutes, is officially challenging New York State Attorney General Andrew Cuomo in the race for governor.
Davis successfully petitioned...
| Aug 24, 2010
| 2:45 AM
Gov. David Paterson said Monday he'll meet with Archbishop Timothy Dolan to discuss a mosque and Islamic community center planned two blocks from ground zero.
The private meeting will be held Tuesday at the Democratic governor's Manhattan office....
| Aug 24, 2010
| 9:03 AM
New York will win hundreds of millions of dollars in federal education funding after it made changes in its application despite initial opposition from powerful teachers' unions, U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer confirmed Tuesday.
The amount of the state's Race...
| Aug 25, 2010
| 6:41 AM
9/11 victims' families will join with more than three dozen other organizations today to show their support for building an Islamic Center near Ground Zero in an effort to re-frame the debate on the controversial site.
The group September Eleventh...
| Aug 27, 2010
| 10:57 AM
Gov. David Paterson could face a criminal charge for what a special counsel called inaccurate and misleading testimony on tickets he secured last year from the New York Yankees for the opening game of the World Series.
The state's former chief judge,...
| Sep 3, 2010
| 11:59 AM
While forecasters continue to adjust the expected track of Hurricane Earl, the Suffolk County Red Cross and East Hampton Town announced plans to open a voluntary pre-storm shelter Friday morning at the Montauk Playhouse Community Center in Long Island's...