| May 18, 2013
| 11:52 AM
By the time Gov. Martin O'Malley left the Democratic convention last fall, he had schmoozed with party leaders from Iowa, spoken to potential donors and hosted swanky parties that kept delegates entertained into the next morning — efforts that...
| Jan 21, 2009
Beyonce was serenading upstairs. Marc Anthony was holding court down the hall. And Oprah was reportedly partying across town.
Last night's Mid-Atlantic Inaugural Ball at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center might have been a bit lacking in star...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 10:45 AM
Can we — for a minute, anyway — take race off the table in discussing the not-guilty verdict against George Zimmerman? While we're at it, let's leave politics at the door, too.
This shooting death of 17-year-old, unarmed Trayvon Martin by an...
| Dec 10, 2010
| 12:23 PM
Why did New York Governor David Paterson replace an MTA board member who's been a vocal critic of fare hikes and service cuts?
That's the question PIX 11's Greg Mocker put to Paterson on Thursday after it was revealed that Norman Seabrook was not...
| Aug 11, 2010
| 7:51 PM
The top Democrats in New York State turned out tonight for embattled, U.S. Congressman, Charles Rangel, showing up at his annual "birthday" fundraiser, held at the Plaza Hotel on Fifth Avenue.
U.S. Senators Charles Schumer and KIrsten Gillibrand, along...
| Sep 15, 2010
| 3:04 AM
Congressman Charles Rangel felt victorious even before the returns were in. Facing the greatest challenge of his political career, the 80-year-old congressman told a crowd of supporters, "Prayers do work."
With only a trickling of returns counted, Rangel...
| Sep 19, 2010
| 8:19 PM
Governor David Paterson is taking heat for vetoing a bill that would cap how much rent landlords can charge welfare recipients with H.I.V./ AIDS, saying it is "the hardest veto" he's ever had to issue.
Paterson says the state cannot afford the $20-...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 7:07 AM
Did they know or did they not know? Days after the largest-ever proposed toll and fare hike on Hudson River crossings, people want to know what Governors Andrew Cuomo and Chris Christie knew about this latest possible hit to your wallet.
The two issued a...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 4:29 PM
Days after operatives for a Republican candidate were captured on video using racist and sexist language while placing signs for their candidate on their opponent's campaign headquarters, the Democratic opponent got major legal firepower on his side,...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 8:11 PM
Funeral services were held Wednesday for legendary Harlem restaurateur Sylvia Woods in Mount Vernon, New York.
Family, friends, religious and community leaders, and politicians, including former New York City Mayor David Dinkins and former New York...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 4:14 PM
Since leaving the Governor's office, David Paterson has had a seat behind a radio microphone -- until now. Paterson announced Monday that he has been nominated to a position on the MTA Board.
Today, Governor Andrew Cuomo named Paterson to fill a spot...
| Jan 20, 2009
Jose Torres, a former light heavyweight world champion and Olympic silver medalist, died Monday of a heart attack at his home in Ponce, Puerto Rico, said his wife, Ramonita. He was 72.
Torres won the light heavyweight title in 1965 by stopping Willie...