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Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Challenger Rob Astorino Hurl Accusations During Debate

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The gloves came off Wednesday night between Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his Republican challenger, Rob Astorino, in a free-for-all that featured finger-pointing and charges of lying and political corruption. 407 more words


Letter Demands Arrest Of High-Powered Lawyer Sanford Rubenstein

NEW YORK (CBSNewYoek/AP) – There was a call for action Wednesday in the lurid sex assault case involving prominent civil rights attorney Sanford Rubenstein.

The attorney for the victim cited graphic details of the incident in a call for his arrest, CBS 2’s Marcia Kramer reported. 572 more words


Movement Underway To Put Pedestrian Walkway On Verrazano Bridge

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A new proposal could have you walking onto Staten Island.

Pedestrians and bicyclists want the city to add a dedicated lane to the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. 519 more words


De Blasio Comes To The Defense Of Wife's Troubled Chief Of Staff

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Mayor Bill de Blasio defended his wife’s chief of staff Wednesday, following more revelations she made some questionable decisions.

The mayor and wife Chirlane McCray threw the switch to illuminate the Empire State Building for “Go Purple” day in honor of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month on Wednesday, but one thing he won’t switch is his allegiance to his wife’s chief of staff, Rachel Noerdlinger, who has been in the news for a series of missteps, CBS 2’s Marcia Kramer reported. 369 more words


CBS 2 Exclusive: Gov. Cuomo Discusses Ups And Downs Of Personal, Political Life In New Book

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo covers a crushing political defeat followed by an ugly headline-grabbing tabloid divorce within a two-year span in his new warts-and-all biography, “All Things Possible.” 609 more words


De Blasio Spends Columbus Day Offering Kind Words, Praise In Effort To Woo Police

NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — For Mayor De Blasio, Columbus Day festivities were spent wooing police. He offered kind words and praise in an effort to bridge troubled waters. 452 more words


2 NYPD Officers Under Investigation After Video Shows Them Punching, Hitting Suspect With Gun

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Security video that captured the arrest of a teen drug suspect on a Brooklyn sidewalk has prompted an investigation of alleged abuse by two police officers. 961 more words